Smooth Stalked Meadow Grass
Traditonal Meadow grasses are vital components for our native ecosystems. Wild grasses are the natural habitat for our native pollinators and insect species. The longer stems also create a food source and 'wildlife corridor' for many other species including field mice, hedgehogs, shrews and grasshoppers. Smooth Stalked Meadow Grass is one of the most nutritious meadow grasses, with early spring growth even on dry earth. It's notable seed head is a common sight in the British countryside, flowing on meadows, beside fields and woodland. This perennial grass is a must have for any wildflower meadow or sown on a garden edge as an easy way of encouraging wildlife into your garden!