Latest posts by nutcutlet

Lemon verbena

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 08:20

anything that snaps off is dead but I have had them recover from nothing left on top after a mild winter.

Where are you? they're not hardy enough for outdoors in the colder parts of the country. They don't survive the average winter for me (East Anglia)


Posted: 07/04/2016 at 22:23

I have seen these pruned back to a stump, yearly. 


Posted: 07/04/2016 at 22:18

Which ones where you thinking of growing Bob? 

Fern growth

Posted: 07/04/2016 at 16:44

Plan? Whats a plan?

Fern growth

Posted: 07/04/2016 at 16:27

Some of mine have started, some haven't

Verbascum Seeds (Cotswold Queen)

Posted: 07/04/2016 at 16:26

Sorry Michael, I could only do a google search which I'm sure you've done already.

On the Cotswold Garden Flowers site, Bob is very rude about this one

Thy don't stock it.



Aphids Attack

Posted: 07/04/2016 at 11:05

Give them a hard spray off for a start. Have you tried the washing up liquid?

Are you sure they're aphids? aphids aren't usually attracted by white paint etc.

What is your evergreen?

Charlie Dimmock

Posted: 07/04/2016 at 10:52

It is awful Steve. The whole celebrity bashing/celebrity adoration thing is beyond my comprehension. 

Might be why I don't watch TV

Verbascum Seeds (Cotswold Queen)

Posted: 07/04/2016 at 10:41

Cotswold Queen is a cultivar and won't seed reliably true. 

Slow worms

Posted: 06/04/2016 at 23:14

I'd never seen one til we offered a home to a few that had be made homeless by a 'developers'. 

I was pleased to see at least one is still around after a couple of years

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might be ricinus

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Paeony. Is this one worth keeping?

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roses from seed on behalf of marksman

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Lonicera ID

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Have I grown too much

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Magazine titles

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a couple of IDs please

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Molly the Witch in trouble

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wot daff

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move a rose

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Which violet?

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Lots of legs, no ID

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Comfrey, who knows one from t'other

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holly choice

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