Bee Fayre > News > Wildflower meadow interview with Radio Leicester

Wildflower meadow interview with Radio Leicester

Earlier this month Bridget Blair from Radio Leicester interviewed Sharon regarding our wildflower meadow at Beefayre HQ.

A hundred years ago, the British countryside was full of beautiful and colourful wildflower meadow.  But a staggering 97 per cent of them have disappeared since the 1930’s, that’s over 7.5 million acres of them.

Download link to Radio interview

The good news is you don’t necessarily need acres of garden to help plant up habitat.  You can create a really useful food source for all our pollinators by planting up pots on a veranda, or do some ‘guerrilla gardening’ and scatter wildflower seeds on scrappy ground, common areas and verges!  These plants thrive in the margins and don’t need nutrient rich soil or looking after. Sow the seeds and listen out for the buzz!

Beefayre wildflower meadow year 2



Your personal data will be used to support your experience throughout this website, to manage access to your account, and for other purposes described in our privacy policy.

Shopping cart


No products in the cart.

Join our mailing list

and get 10% off your first order