These mixes are designed for meadow creation and to be sown into a existing grass or into a newly prepared plot. Preparation is very important and advice is provide with every mix. It if often best to create the best grass conditions first. This would be ideally a cover of grass without unwanted visitors such as thistles, bramble, nettles, or docks. Some times these are beneficial maybe on the margins but can overrun a small meadow quickly. See our FAQs section for growing a meadow.