Latest posts by nutcutlet


Posted: 01/08/2016 at 18:40

Artemisia vulgaris is a common roadside weed, the variegated form is likely to seed back to green so don't let it seed.  It's an herbaceous perennial so will die back for winter and probably doesn't matter when it gets cut back apart from the seeding issue.

Cutting back Foxgloves

Posted: 01/08/2016 at 18:14

if they've got some buds they might but in general foxgloves, Digitalis purpurea, are biennial. I assume this is the species you have. From seed last year, flower and make seeds then die this year. 

Plant ID

Posted: 01/08/2016 at 17:39

2 is impossible for me because there's nothing to indicate scale and no detail visible.

Mystery plant, help needed please!

Posted: 01/08/2016 at 10:16

Yes, Welsh, californian poppies have different leaves from that

Complete Beginner in Lovely Garden!

Posted: 01/08/2016 at 08:49

Hi Kat and welcome

This forum is where it all happens, advice, plant/weed IDs and entertainment. Read a few threads and check us out

creeping jenny

Posted: 31/07/2016 at 22:18

this wall is 17' tall. we can't be talking about creeping Jenny, Lysimachia nummularia. Could it be Virginia creeper?

Pieris Japonica dying

Posted: 31/07/2016 at 21:27

the only thing I know about pieris is that it needs acid soil. Hvae you got that?

What sort of wildlife pond?

Posted: 31/07/2016 at 20:28

tell your builder you want a flexible liner so you can have the shape you want. 

It's your pond, not the builder's

A few IDs, please

Posted: 31/07/2016 at 19:01

could be. you'll know for sure in February

A few IDs, please

Posted: 31/07/2016 at 18:48

I think it must have bloomed or it wouldn't have berries 

not totally sure re sarcococca but I haven't got a better suggestion, the berries don't look quite right either

Discussions started by nutcutlet

Calling Bensmith412

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I've been to Barnsdale today

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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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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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Last Post: 16/06/2016 at 20:14

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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First paeony of the year

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