nutcutlet


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How to cut small lawn ? - no mower

Posted: 18/12/2016 at 14:14

strimmers don't make the neatest job do they Betty. Though when OH uses one it's neater than when i do.


Can you get shears with long handles so you can use them standing up?

How to cut small lawn ? - no mower

Posted: 18/12/2016 at 14:06

a strimmer?


though I's abandon the lawn and get  a few paving slabs if I wanted somewhere to sit

what is eating my Christmas cards?

Posted: 18/12/2016 at 11:10

It might be the only time I'd use a slug pellet. Nothing else would be affected

what is eating my Christmas cards?

Posted: 18/12/2016 at 10:44

I'd say snails. I've seen what they do to paper. 


Nothing there to attract a mouse and if no droppings, no mouse

Bulbs to plant in December?

Posted: 18/12/2016 at 08:43

Unless it's a new house you may find bulbs already there. Late planting usually works OK, I'd just plant what you can find available, should be reduced in price by now. 

Micanthus Gold Bar

Posted: 17/12/2016 at 22:58

yes, I love that brown

Bay plant

Posted: 17/12/2016 at 18:41

very nice. I'd better think about decking the halls, but not much, just a token.

C.armandii leaves going brown!!

Posted: 17/12/2016 at 11:58

it is an evergreen, you're right.


It doesn't look very lively in the green bits. If it were mine I'd cut it well back and speak to it nicely. But that's just based on my approach, others may have better suggestions.

Bay plant

Posted: 16/12/2016 at 18:52


I like the sound of a nasturtium jungle.

Bay plant

Posted: 16/12/2016 at 18:37

I have grown onions, they were quite good 


Agree re swaps. Done a lot of swaps through this forum over the years, including some bay. Can't remember who had the bays so can't check re success. They were suckers with a bit of proper root.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Richard's Clematis

 
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Calling Bensmith412

spam 
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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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Last Post: 02/10/2016 at 09:45

a couple of oddities

 
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Last Post: 29/09/2016 at 14:23

the perils of plant ID

 
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Last Post: 17/08/2016 at 23:29

yet another clematis question

 
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Last Post: 16/08/2016 at 19:16

feeding the birds

is it good? 
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Last Post: 15/08/2016 at 06:59

ponds

for Guernsey Donkey 
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Last Post: 18/08/2016 at 15:21

what dunnit?

 
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might be ricinus

 
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Last Post: 16/06/2016 at 20:14

Paeony. Is this one worth keeping?

 
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Last Post: 19/05/2016 at 22:43

roses from seed on behalf of marksman

 
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