Brown / biodiverse
Instant vegetation blankets
BritishFlora is a specialist grower and supplier of UK native and local provenance wildflowers and seed. The company provides expert ecological and horticultural advice on species selection for green roofs as well as biodiversity enhancement, maintenance and establishment of plants. A team of skilled landscapers can install vegetation on biodiverse green roofs including plug planting, seeding, wildflower and sedum blankets and other substrate and wildlife features.
The company can also provide a maintenance and monitoring service, integral to the establishment of a successful green roof.
BritishFlora adheres to the Flora Locale code of conduct for plant growers and suppliers. Its in-house ecologist is a Full Member of the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (IEEM) and can advise on enhancing biodiversity on green roofs and attaining landscape and ecology credits for Code for Sustainable Homes (CSH) and BREEAM.
- Creates ecological habitats and encourages biodiversity
- Water retention and harvesting and improved water quality
- Improves air quality
- Reduces urban heat island rffect
- Creates amenity space and well-being
- Financial benefits: aids planning consent (BREEAM, CSH); reduction in building running costs