You can learn more about the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney’s colourful wildflower gardens here: Field of Blooms - Gardening Australia (abc.net.au) and on the Royal Botanic Gardens website here.
The following Meadow Flowers seeds mixes were used to sow the gardens.
Wildflower Seeds Project Timeline
Preparation – March 2020
Germination – September 2020
Growth – October 2020 onwards
March 2020 - Preparation
Preparation stage 1 - Slashing existing grass
Preparation stage 2 - Solarisation for 8 weeks using plastic to reduce weed seeds
May 2020 - Wildflower Garden Design & Pathway Preparation
Stage 1 - Marking out the pathways
Stage 2 - Fertilising the soil with cow and compost
Stage 3 - Pathway mulch application and netting frames construction