Latest posts by nutcutlet

Spring Bulbs not flowering

Posted: 10/02/2015 at 11:13

Winter isn't a time of bright colours. You could try the red stemmed dogwoods.

When I get a dull time in my garden and go and look at other gardens and see what they have flowering.

Enter your county and next 3 weeks and see what's around your area

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 09/02/2015 at 18:31

Ravomum,  your shrub looks like a Rhus, aka stags horn sumach



Acer palmatum 'Atropurpureum'

Posted: 09/02/2015 at 17:32

Normally I would say sow them in gritty compost in autumn (or when they're ripe) and leave them outside. I don't think we have enough winter left now though so it will have to be the fridge for a couple of months or so.

Someone else may give you better timing advice, I've never done acers in the fridge. But don't wait. Sow

Pruning a Budlea Tree??

Posted: 09/02/2015 at 14:17

If it were mine I'd either leave it alone as a buddleia tree or remove it altogether and get another one


New old window

Posted: 09/02/2015 at 14:10

Double glazing firms usually have old windows hanging about. Often with the glass still in

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 09/02/2015 at 14:08

It's lovely out there again, better than the forecast yesterday and today,

Carrying on with the winter clearance

Plant ID's please

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 23:42

Not a plant I know well  Bamboogie.  But it's too bristly for Helianthemum

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 17:53

Thanks KEF

It's still there and it only hurts when I prod it 


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 17:05

That's gardening Steve.

I have over-wintered S. patens Bob but I think I get flowers earlier when I start new from seed. I haven't grown it lately, maybe time I got some more.


Posted: 08/02/2015 at 16:56

tea in the garden here

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

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something I don't think I planted

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wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Richard's Clematis

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Calling Bensmith412

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I've been to Barnsdale today

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I think it's some sort of geranium

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Last Post: 18/10/2016 at 17:47

fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

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a couple of oddities

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the perils of plant ID

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yet another clematis question

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feeding the birds

is it good? 
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for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

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might be ricinus

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