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Latest posts by nutcutlet

wood chips. Good or bad?

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 22:27

I put mine straight on the garden in winter and it's great for holding in the moisture. I don't spread them on dry soil, they'd hold the moisture out

Talkback: How to grow pinks from cuttings

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 21:45

Are these plants you've grown from cuttings or mature plants you've bought?

Hardy plants

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 21:17

Go and look at other gardens, public ones, and private ones, village openings, NGS or other charities. See what's there and what you like the look of.

Garden and nursery combined make excellent choosing places. I don't know where you live but Beth Chatto's garden (where the forum trip is hanging in the balance for this weekend) is excellent and West Acre gardens and nursery in Norfolk. You see the plants in the garden and you find them in the nursery. 

Forget -Me - Not

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 21:07

Forget me nots are several inches high here, self sets from this spring. Hundreds of them, need thinning and transplanting around the garden

Brunnera and forget me nots are similar in flower but very different in leaf and growth

 

Plant ID Confirmation

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 20:07

I think they're short lived perennials, longer life in the best drained soil

Sorbaria like tree

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 20:01

What was sorbaria-like about it? The leaves or the flowers? and how big was it?

It's my birthday

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 19:56

Happy birithday Philippa

Sambucus Nigra

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 19:55

Where are you Margaret? There are some good rains about

Hogweed in my meadow

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:42

and a right pain in the......... meadow.

Those enormous leaves swamp everything

Plant ID Confirmation

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:41

oh good. I'll put them on the 'maybe' list

Discussions started by nutcutlet

Moth of the day

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Colchicums

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West Acre

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What pollinates Molly the Witch

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How hardy are my plants

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Hummingbird Hawkmoth

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Just look at this seed head

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Last Post: 28/08/2014 at 18:59

I've cleaned out my greenhouse

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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 08:41

I've got a new butterfly

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Oddity

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Last Post: 10/08/2014 at 10:04

Knowing when to stop

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Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 08:54

Blackbirds in the mower shed

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Last Post: 04/08/2014 at 10:19

Agapanthus

when shall I put it back in the garden 
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Last Post: 13/07/2014 at 22:35

bee success

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Last Post: 05/07/2014 at 20:49

should be an arisaema

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