Latest posts by nutcutlet

Bracken fungus in a dead trunk

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 21:02

fungal spores are everywhere. Fungi are part of the breaking down of dead plants. They feed on dead wood, not live wood. 

Breeding hellebores!

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 20:20

I meant the seeds and seedlings Liz. 

ID of plants

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 20:05


Daphne, maybe Daphne laureola


Breeding hellebores!

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 19:47

they do much better in the ground than in pots

What to do with this ugly Conifer - Plant a rambler or chop down?

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 18:24

We need an  'after' photo Dove 

I agree re cutting it down, a climber on an ugly or dead tree always looks just what it is.

Breeding hellebores!

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 22:30

They're ripe when you see the pod start to open, it will be a while yet

Breeding hellebores!

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 21:17

No, you're totally wrong Liz. they are a promiscuous lot without your assistance and you'll have a forest of seedlings 

You might get some good ones, I just weed out the dirty pinks and anything else I don't like

Max height of single skin retaining wall

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 17:00

I saw some collapsing walls this morning, raised beds. Some were only 2' tall and leaning out. Some parts of a 3' wall had been buttressed, those parts that hadn't looked really dodgy. Soil sinks and pushes out

Urban Jungle - Norwich, Norfolk

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 14:06

Re The Old Vicarage. you need a whole day but you don't get one. They don't open til 1pm, that's why we had to picnic standing in the car park, Dove.

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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