nutcutlet


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Huge wiry tree

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 18:55

Russian Vine. White flowers as some point. An unattractive thug. My opinion, some like it

Planting a pyracantha hedge

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 18:11

I'd trim to about half way up the fence, see what others think, I tend to do it my way, but it works. That's a vicious choice of hedge for next to what looks like a path.

Birds and cherry tree

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 18:02

Nope, I haven't solved that one yet.


I call it wildlife gardening and let them get on with it.


One year the birds didn't seem hungry, or better pickings elsewhere, and we were giving them away.


We usually get a few for us but the trees are quite big and produce plenty. Only 'wild' cherry but big and juicy

Blind Again?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:28

good idea Vic. Plants have to pull their weight 

Laurel Rejuvenation

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:24

An established laurel comes back very quickly. 3 or 4 foot in a year. Worth being hard 

Blind Again?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:22

PS, you can tell right from the start if they're going to flower. They aren't.

Blind Again?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:21

It's a long wait for these sometimes. I bought some in flower about 4 years ago, maybe more. No flowers since then until this year.

People Leaving in a Huff

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:17

I don't know, or care, who's gone. So far I haven't missed anyone whose opinion I value, I hope this is the case, time will tell.


The huffers, the stirrers, the abusive and the perpetually offended, we are better off without. 

Laurel Rejuvenation

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:01

I'd cut it right back, cutting the top won't help the bottom. It regrows from where the cuts are

to dig or not to dig

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 14:20

I'd put the compost on top and let the worms do the job, they won't stick a fork though important roots.


Plants do fine without digging.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

 
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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

spam 
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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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ponds

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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