Wild about wildflower meadows!
It’s scary to think that in the UK alone we've lost 97% of wildflower meadows. So for us, it’s a no brainer to do something to help!
Wildflower meadows have 150 different species of flower and grass that support a host of insects from bees and beetles to grasshoppers and butterflies, which in turn support other small animals and birds. This could mean a meadow could contain up to 40 species per square metre!
The decline in wild meadows has made it much harder for insects and animals, so at Steve’s Leaves we decided a while ago that we would dedicate 10% of our farmland to wildlife habitats, including wildflower havens.