Latest posts by nutcutlet

what's this wildflower?

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 17:44

Malva moschata as Bob says.

I love those, lovely pink. I have some white ones as well but less impressive

What's wrong with my pulmonaria?

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 17:10

Some pulmonaria are prone to mildew, especially if they get dry. Cut off the affected leaves, they'll recover.

re photos, don't try and upload too large a file and be prepared for it to take ages


Posted: 14/07/2016 at 17:06

the top one is a birch seedling.

The second looks like the regrowth from a tree that has been cut down, plum maybe?

There is no ragwort anywhere there

Unhealthy hawthorn

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 13:55

I agree with toxic drip. I have well established hornbeams. The ones in dryer soil in the teeth of the prevailing wind are always yellower and most years, not this wet one, brown edged as well.

Salix caprea 'Kilmarnock'

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 13:53

I'd cut some of the branches right back and leave the rest til another year.

Topped magnolia tree

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 13:51

I can't really see how the branches have been cut. It's best not to leave stumps, so if any branches have been cut leaving a piece behind, cut those off. A branch always dies back if bits are left beyond the last growing parts, (leaves or buds).

Tree Stocks

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 10:07

just google Stocks and you'll get a selection.

or Matthiola

When can I move box hedge?

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 09:38

Good idea Boris.

When can I move box hedge?

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 09:12

I wouldn't go too late, evergreens are generally best moved when they can grow and get established, spring or early autumn.

Wild areas of garden

Posted: 13/07/2016 at 19:57

I can't see any mess GD

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feeding the birds

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a couple of IDs please

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