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by More Meadows
Mon May 03, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Meadow Restoration and Creation
Topic: Help needed
Replies: 2
Views: 352

Re: Help needed

Hi Susan, You are right that is cock's foot grass. It is a coarse grass, with large tussocks often associated with ungrazed/ unmanaged grassland, although it can often be a component of quite species-rich swards too, but usually as much smaller plants. The key thing is to understand that it takes ti...
by More Meadows
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Unsure of where to post?
Topic: Please read before posting
Replies: 0
Views: 292

Please read before posting

If you want to ask advice or just start a discussion, this is the place to post. Include photos if you'd like. No question is deemed too silly to ask, and it does not matter if the question has been asked many times before.
by More Meadows
Sun Feb 14, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Talk details - Matt Pitts from Plantlife 'How to Create a Meadow'
Replies: 0
Views: 362

Talk details - Matt Pitts from Plantlife 'How to Create a Meadow'

We are delighted that Plantlife’s meadow expert Matt Pitts is giving an online talk for us on 25th March at 7.30pm: How to Create a Meadow Matt is Plantlife’s very experienced meadows specialist who advises landowners and farmers on the best ways to create and manage meadows. He will guide us throug...
by More Meadows
Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Next talk - How to Create a Meadow with Plantlife's meadows expert Matt Pitts - can you help promote?
Replies: 0
Views: 314

Next talk - How to Create a Meadow with Plantlife's meadows expert Matt Pitts - can you help promote?

Tickets are now available for the next More Meadows online talk: How to Create a Meadow - a talk by Plantlife’s meadows expert Matt Pitts. Thursday 25th March at 7.30pm The talk is primarily for those who have a field or paddock and would like a wildflower meadow plus those who already have one and ...
by More Meadows
Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Other
Topic: How to subscribe to a forum
Replies: 1
Views: 323

Re: How to subscribe to a forum

Thanks John,
for anyone having these type of technical problems, do check out the 'help' section help/faq
by More Meadows
Thu Jan 07, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: Plug planting
Topic: Seed collection, storage and plug planting
Replies: 0
Views: 366

Seed collection, storage and plug planting

Create your own meadow or wildflower garden with these practical ideas. A series of four instructional YouTube videos from the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust. They show all the steps required to produce plug plants from seed to create a wildflower meadow or garden. It starts with identifying plant...
by More Meadows
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: All about verges, churchyards and other public green spaces
Topic: Video links on creating new verges for wildlife
Replies: 0
Views: 280

Video links on creating new verges for wildlife

New verges have great potential for creating habitat for wildlife. Watch a video by Phil Sterling of Butterfly Conservation, about some great work in Dorset. This video and one about the Plantlife Road Verge Campaign can be found on the Suffolk Naturalists Society YouTube channel at https://www.yout...
by More Meadows
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: All about verges, churchyards and other public green spaces
Topic: Why roadside verges are important and what you can do
Replies: 0
Views: 285

Why roadside verges are important and what you can do

Road verges cover a huge area in the UK and are home to over 700 wildflower species as well as creating a habitat for many animal species. As long strips of land they also connect areas together, creating corridors for wildlife to move through the landscape. Roadside verges are rarely disturbed and ...
by More Meadows
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: All about verges, churchyards and other public green spaces
Topic: Churchyards managed for Nature
Replies: 0
Views: 336

Churchyards managed for Nature

In Devon we have over 500 churchyards – many in ancient churches with wildflower species that may have been present for centuries. They can be a valuable green space in urban environments, often providing a home for plants and animals lost in the surrounding areas. There is an increasing interest in...
by More Meadows
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: A beginner's guide to using the forum
Topic: Add an image or online link to your post
Replies: 0
Views: 477

Add an image or online link to your post

An image can add interest to your post. You can also add links to online sites. To add a link to an online site such as a website or an online image, you need to click on the chain button above the text box. This places the codes [url][/url] to your post. Then paste the link between the commands e.g...

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