Latest posts by nutcutlet

Children & Hawthorn, Blackthorn, Firethorn etc

Posted: 12/04/2017 at 11:08

What a plonker, not fit to be advising others. 

How strong are mint roots; will mint damage my driveway?

Posted: 12/04/2017 at 09:24

experience tells me that when mint fills a bottomless bucket the roots escape out of the bottom and come up on the outside. It's very good at forcing its way under and up. If you've got good, thick, solid asphalt you could be OK but you mention 'damage the asphalt further' which suggests otherwise. I would be wary

Is scotts lawn builder organic?

Posted: 12/04/2017 at 08:49

Generally, when a product is organic, it says so on the container. 

Have I ruined my conifers ?

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 22:52

Not a stupid question, there are no stupid questions. 

But sorry, I fear you've done for the one on the left for sure, can't see the others so clearly.

But tell yourself there are much nicer plants to be had, get rid of those and off to the garden centre. 

Shrub id's please

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 22:11

that piece of stem in the last pic looks like an eleagnus doesn't it. But I couldn't match the leaves with any that I grow

Shrub id's please

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 20:50

flower coming along there

Shrub id's please

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 20:31

Have you got any more photos of 3?


Posted: 11/04/2017 at 20:23

those are the fruiting bits, maybe it hasn't done that in previous years

Shrub id's please

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 20:21

The second isn't philadelphus. Might be a yellow form of Physocarpus opulifolius, 'Dart's Gold' maybe

Plant ID help please. Causes itchy rash?

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 20:06

Viburnum rhytidophyllum is another one, 

But I still grow it, and the phlomis

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

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Last Post: 24/08/2017 at 18:05

something I don't think I planted

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Last Post: 23/08/2017 at 17:08

wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Last Post: 24/04/2017 at 16:24

Richard's Clematis

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Last Post: 29/03/2017 at 18:04

Calling Bensmith412

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Last Post: 28/12/2016 at 22:02

I've been to Barnsdale today

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Last Post: 26/10/2016 at 19:08

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


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

what dunnit?

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Last Post: 08/07/2016 at 20:46

might be ricinus

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