Sandro's Native Irish Wildflower Seed
than the oldest antiques, brighter than the newest novelty
are beautiful, educational, inspirational, great for wildlife and amazing to
Wild flower meadows cost less, are less work and lock up more
carbon than lawns, they are low energy and easy to install.
Wildflowers must be
once established correctly, will last indefinitely and become more Biodiverse and
five years the soil fertility will drop
and weeds will fail to invade and grass stay small, and more flora will appear.
You are invited:
Wildflower Open Day / Farm Walk
with Sandro Cafolla - July 30th 2014
Meet me this Summer:
us in 2014 at
Horticultural show at City West - 24th July 2014
and on our
Open Day the following week
for all types of sites - Get prices, advice and ordering - growing info. Delivered by 'An Post' -
Guaranteed to grow via 'Seed Cert'
Our mixtures are trusted and specified by leading
landscape architects/designers and NPWS, Semi-state
bodies, Co' Councils and Road Engineers
Most wildflower meadows require one
cut per year, then rake and remove the dead grass / brash to allow for more
Honey Bees work larges groups of plants, not individual species unless large
plantings of flora are not available.
Wildflower Seed Products:
All Attract Beneficial
GF Range: Gardeners wildflower mixtures for fun, pleasure and leisure:
FF Farm wildflowers for RDP Range for Rural
Development Programs and Irish Farms in general
WF Range: Exacting wildflower mixtures for 'All Sites'
MM Range: Wildflower Meadow Mixtures by soil
EC Range: Wild flower seed mixtures by eco type
and specialist mixtures available.
Conservation and Heritage
1990 this micro business has supplied and assisted. 7,500 customers to establish
1332 hectares of meadow in Ireland.
That makes DBN the most successful Non Government or semi-state conservation
business in Ireland by far.
When you buy native sourced
Irish species they flower at the same time as the wildlife that visits the
plants, unlike non-natives
Native flowers can survive your local climatic conditions and protect local
also supports jobs in
We supply seed - by Mail Order :
Trade and Wholesale
Gardens, Small plots, Schools, Tidy-towns
REP's, NHA, SSI
Choose by Irish Province or Region
Park has continuously had a meadow grow from our seed since 1996-97
site has links to 2500 photos sent in by customers or taken of my work.
Wildflower Videos are also linked to
Sandro online:: Photos | Videos
| and more social media
So called wildflowers:
Retailers and online sellers are selling American, Chinese,
or European flora claiming that they are wildflowers instead they
are cultivated flowers.
Imports are not native Irish wildflowers and
not suitable for nature conservation, and
they may not survive beyond the first year.
You will end up paying for more for expensive packaging
/ cheap substitutes.
Ask the horticulture division of Bord
Bia, or the Department of Agriculture, for a list of growers of
Irish wildflowers. ie not just resellers and importers
All proper seed mixture have an
Irish origin barcode and or E.U. Plant health passport
Design By Nature (IRE) supplies 60+ Native Irish Wild Flower Meadow Seed
Mixtures from over 120 different species.
Garden and landscaper low-cut flowering lawns and wildflower meadow mixtures.
National Development Plan native species and wild flower for roads, landfills and civil engineering projects.
Tourist industry use low maintenance flora and meadows for hotels and golf courses, weddings, sports events and garden festivals.
Rural gardeners and wildlife gardeners use our wildflowers to improve the natural look of a garden and blend the planting into the landscape.
We also supply for Permaculture, Agro Forestry and Forest Gardens
This site was previously called' www.allgowild.com
Seed Guaranteed to 3 years
5 years free advice, on
phone or by email,
Customer to supply before and
after photos, showing; Same
spot existing vegetation,
Site clearance, sowing
Growth each year and
hectare ha, 10,000 m2 or 2.471 acres
One international acre is defined as 4046 square metres. / One acre equals
about 4425 imperial
| 4,840 square yards, | 43,560 square feet
Most popular species include Meadowsweet, Poppies, Bluebells, Cowslip,
Scabious, Knapweed, Yellow Rattle, Cornflower and Marigold
For advice and sales enquires: Email Contact us
Address : Design By Nature, Crettyard, Co Laois, Via Carlow,
+353 (0)56 4442526. email is far easier for us to answer, as we are gardeners, we have to remove gloves,
leave the garden and run
inside to the telephone, we often miss it and message box gets full. PLEASE