Harvesting

Harvesting wildflower seed is a responsible and sustainable way of replicating excellent mixtures and recreating natural wildflower meadows.

Bright Seeds harvest local county seed from native wildflower down land and meadows. The harvested seed is certified by Natural England, and can be used under ELS and HLS schemes, or where local and native providence is important.

The nature of wildflower meadows gives rise to seed of variable sizes and therefore cannot be subject to standard cleaning and screening procedures. The occurrence of small grass stems within the seed means it cannot be drilled: accordingly it is recommended the seed is mixed with sand and broadcast.

Our brush harvesting seed is responsibly taken with our own machine from local well established meadows or downland. The seeds taken off the plants are all different sizes so it does make the

If this of interest to you please call the office on 01722 744494 or email sales@brightseeds.co.uk