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Latest posts by nutcutlet

Moth / butterfly ID

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 21:21

Pyrauster aurata


Plant ID please

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 21:00

Yellow. Pink ones have different leaves

Plant ID please

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 20:57

I think so

Mystery plant growing among strawberries

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 20:42

good in pizzas and pasta dishes.

If you cut it back after flowering it will stop it seeding everywhere. I cut mine back to base at the end of the season, or more often the beginning of the next season

Mystery Plant?

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 20:04


Mystery plant growing among strawberries

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 20:04

Give iy the scratch and sniff test for marjoram

Pentas isn't hardy and is unlikely to turn up in the strawberry patch unless you put it there. Though after last  (non ) winter there may be a survivor if you grew it before.

If it doesn't have scented leaves and no-one comes up with an answer, a picture from the side would help and even better, dare I say, in focus

Ants on a Twisted Hazel Tree - Problem?

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 19:53

Hi Amanda. If you feel you've got a problem it's the aphids that will be causing it not the ants. I like to leave the aphids for the birds to eat. Some people like to kill them. It all depends on you and your views on gardening and wildlife. The aphids won't damage the tree, just make some of the leaves curl

Plants ID please

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 19:46

Willow herb, i agree but I don't think the top one is ragwort. I think it's one of the mustard/charlock family


Posted: 11/06/2014 at 17:41

I hate fizzy drinks including fizzy lager

I need real ale.

But water or fruit juice will do if it's the middle of the day

Leonotis nepetifolia

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 17:39

Good to hear someone else appreciates it potsandpansies

Victoria, plants can be so much more interesting than a 'a bit of colour' in the garden. I get endless enjoyment from looking at it all


Discussions started by nutcutlet

Just look at this seed head

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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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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


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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Last Post: 11/06/2014 at 16:27

A couple of rose questions

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Last Post: 07/06/2014 at 13:48


egg laying newts 
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Last Post: 03/06/2014 at 20:10

This year's lodgers

the bats are back and the moorhen is nesting on the pond 
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Last Post: 24/06/2014 at 23:05

Osmanthus layering

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What have I got here

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Noisy b......s 
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