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Latest posts by nutcutlet

Gardening gloves and sweaty hands

Posted: 11/08/2015 at 09:32

That would be good Hostafan. 

Using anti fungal spray on a euonymous hedge

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 22:50

There are many non variegated euonymus Daryl. Evergreen and deciduous

Advice on growing edibles under oak trees

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 21:25

Noob, in spring with new unfolding leaves, a bucket, not packed in hard, makes a gallon.

Lovely light wine and you sometinmes get a natural secondary fermentation. One of my best, second only to gooseberry.

My oaks are probably big enough to take a few leaves off now. Haven't made wine for years. I wonder where I put those demijohns.

Advice on growing edibles under oak trees

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 21:15

I'd have snowdrops and cyclamen and bulbs that do their thing when the leaves are off the tree. You could have a wildlife attracting logpile as well and a shady seat for summer days.

Are you allowed to make oak leaf wine from the leaves of a tree with a TPO?

One of the best


Posted: 10/08/2015 at 21:07

They're waking up here. I think they need sun to get energetic.

Cornus Sanguinea and Viburnum Opulus size reduction

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 19:18

A photo would help jandh, then we can see which one you have got

calling the forum cooks

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 19:13

Righto, you know where I live

Erysimum Bowles Mauve

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 19:12

I'd leave it. I moved one and it died but too small a sample to draw conclusions

calling the forum cooks

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 18:57

Can you get here by 10am tomorrow Jo?

Good idea though. I hate milk, coffee should be black and tea is poisonous

Erysimum Bowles Mauve

Posted: 10/08/2015 at 18:55

cuttings Jo, I'd cut those long flowering stems back to a bud and you'll probably get some more.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

coppicing the hazels

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How long for ground elder to die from starvation and dehydration

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Last Post: 30/09/2015 at 10:48

Hydrangea cuttings on behalf of Bruce Weston

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Last Post: 22/09/2015 at 10:39

Have I killed my bearded irises?

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Last Post: 20/09/2015 at 20:53

not water mint

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Last Post: 17/09/2015 at 20:18

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

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Last Post: 23/09/2015 at 15:19

Today's trip

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Last Post: 04/09/2015 at 09:59

ID please

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Last Post: 01/09/2015 at 00:00

calling the forum cooks

cheese scones 
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Last Post: 11/08/2015 at 15:16

Elgood's Brewery garden

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Ammi majus

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Last Post: 16/07/2015 at 14:37

Bats in the belfry

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How to reduce biodiversity

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