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viterra® Cover crop blend


Perennial flowering mixture


  • Impresses the observer with the different flower colours and shapes of the more than 30 flowering species.
  • Pollen and nectar donors for bees, bumblebees, butterflies and many other insects
  • Especially viterra® BLUMENTEPPICH provides hibernation sites for insects in winter as well as food and cover for birds and wild animals
  • Continuous flowering period from the end of May until late autumn
  • Promotes image enhancement of the agricultural landscape

Blend details:

Free of crucifers : no
Free of legumes : no
Winter hardy : yes
Species : Achillea millefolium
Adonis aestivalis
Agrostemma githago
Alcea nigra
Aquilegia vulgaris
Bellis perennis
Calendula officinalis
Campanula caraptica
Centaurea caynus
Chrysanth. leuc.
Chrysanth. segetum
Coriandrum sativum
Daucus carota


  • Humus formation
  • Pollinator attractiveness

Agronomic features:

Weed suppression: 3
Protection against erosion: 4
Ground water protection / Nitrogen conservation: 6
Humus formation: 7
Cold- and frost resistance: 7
Drought tolerance: 4
bad / early / short / low
good / late / long / high

Cultivation recommendations:

Recommended sowing rate 5 - 7 g/m2
Sowing depth 1 - 2 cm
Sowing period Mid of April until mid of July
Fertilization No fertilization required.
Sowing method Sowing by hand or drill sowing.

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