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[VIDEO] How to make wildflower wellies

  • Wildlife Connections Guide
  • Difficulty - Easy

Follow this simple step by step guide to make Wildflower Wellies for your garden at home.

What you'll need

  • An old wellie or shoe
  • Soil/compost
  • Wildflower seeds
  • Gloves

All you need to do is

  1. Fill your wellie nearly to the top with soil.
  2. Take your seeds out of the packet and sprinkle them evenly onto the soil.
  3. Sprinkle a bit more soil on top and water.
  4. Put your wellie in a sunny spot and wait to see the wonderful wildflowers grow!

What to do next

Check out some of our other guides, such as how to help nesting swallows, or how to help nesting swifts.

And don't forget to keep recording the wildlife you see in your local area here: www.chesterzoo.org/record