nutcutlet


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Adding a photo to an existing post

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 16:02

wait seconds? with our broadband it's minutes

Diseased hedge diagnosis

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 15:15

I wonder if close-up photo would help. I'd have no trouble distinguishing between mould/fungus and lichen if I could see clearly

Verbena

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 15:13

 Verdun

Pruning Beech trees that are meant to be a hedge

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 15:11

Yes, what is it you want to know?

Have they got too big? or thin at the bottom? or something else

How can a certain plant website get away with charging so much !

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 13:42

I avoid all the BIG NAMES, the customer pays for the advertising.

 

Verbena

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 13:33

Verbena bonariensis?

I'd leave it alone. They're borderline hardy and if we don't get anything worse than we've already had it will be OK. Some survive here most winters. 

The top may be protecting the bottom, cut that off in spring

Diseased hedge diagnosis

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 11:34

Although the edges of the growth look lichen-like in the photo the it doesn't look like lichen to me. The distribution is wrong, lichen is not furry either. 

I think these are dead/dying, as Kits fears and that growth is fungal

Woodland species that can tolerate strong sunlight?

Posted: 02/02/2016 at 18:01

Keep us informed Steve, I'd like to know how it goes. 

 

Pond plants

Posted: 02/02/2016 at 17:17

carex all have triangular leaves with a ridge down the back. Juncus is round but I can't think of one that resembles 'swans sailing along'.

 

Tromboncino

Posted: 02/02/2016 at 14:18

I had to google those, new to me. Several seed companies came up. Chiltern Seeds was one. I find them a reliable company

Discussions started by nutcutlet

what dunnit?

 
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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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Last Post: 19/05/2016 at 22:43

roses from seed on behalf of marksman

 
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Last Post: 09/05/2016 at 18:55

Lonicera ID

 
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Last Post: 28/06/2016 at 21:44

First paeony of the year

 
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Last Post: 13/05/2016 at 18:09

Have I grown too much

 
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Last Post: 07/05/2016 at 16:41

Magazine titles

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Last Post: 30/04/2016 at 20:24

a couple of IDs please

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Last Post: 15/04/2016 at 17:02

Molly the Witch in trouble

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Last Post: 09/05/2016 at 08:10

wot daff

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Last Post: 16/03/2016 at 11:19

move a rose

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Last Post: 14/03/2016 at 10:54

Which violet?

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Last Post: 09/03/2016 at 16:56

Lots of legs, no ID

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Last Post: 09/03/2016 at 08:55

Comfrey, who knows one from t'other

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