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Grow Wild UK to distribute free seed kits

Lemos & Crane has teamed up with Grow Wild to share thousands of free seed kits so our groups can transform their local spaces into beautiful, inspiring and colourful wild flower havens.

We’re now part of one of the UK’s biggest-ever seed sowing campaigns and help to create over one million square metres of wild flowers in spring 2015.

In the UK we’re lucky to have some amazing wild flowers, but they're in danger: we have lost 97% of wild flower meadows since the 1930s. This not only means less colour in our lives but it's also impacting on populations of butterflies, bees, pollinating bugs and birds. The simple act of sowing UK native wild flowers can make a difference - it can bring neighbourhoods together, connect people to nature and boost our wellbeing.

Led by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and with funding from the Big Lottery Fund, and with various other partnerships across the UK, Grow Wild hopes to inspire people – and especially young people – to get creative and transform their local communities by sowing UK native wild flowers.

Sign up for a FREE seed kit here.


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Posted by Ruth Telford on Wednesday 10th December 2014:
the amazing flowers would be a great gift for our clients with learning disabilities , they have allotments and gardens and enjoy growing and seeing their hard work flourish, they are extremely proud of what they have produced this year. we also run a development centre which has a large horticulture training scheme.
Posted by Carol Munt on Thursday 18th December 2014:
We have a community allotment and these flower seeds will brighten up the sides of the entry path
Posted by June Armitage on Friday 2nd March 2018:
Would love to receive free seeds for our school gardening club. Thanks
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