Four perennial meadow plants
Field scabious has flat, lilac pincushion flowers from July to September and suits dry soils. H: 30-90cm (1-3ft).
The ox-eye daisy flowers from May-September. Thrives in full sun. H: 20-80cm (8in-2¾ft).
Purple loosestrife produces spires of purple flowers from June-August in damp spots. H: 60cm-1.2m (2-4ft).
Yellow cowslip flowers from April-May to provide bees with early nectar. Best in sun or semi-shade. H: 10-20cm (4-8in).