Latest posts by nutcutlet

Grass Seed Hasn't Germinated

Posted: 14/10/2016 at 19:07

Yes, seed won't germinate dry. First stage of germination is taking in water

Problems with mushrooms / toadstools possible fairy ring. Pics Attached

Posted: 14/10/2016 at 19:00

Should  be posted to a fungi ID site if there are serious concerns. 

Problems with mushrooms / toadstools possible fairy ring. Pics Attached

Posted: 14/10/2016 at 18:45


There were fairies dancing round these but they're camera shy

plant identity

Posted: 14/10/2016 at 10:44

I think the second may be one of the cultivars of Echium vulgare that's grown as an annual, Blue Bedder is one of them.

No doubt in my mind re the first, the native species Echium vulgare, Viper's Bugloss. 

Growing clematis through bamboo

Posted: 13/10/2016 at 22:28

we agree iamweedy

Growing clematis through bamboo

Posted: 13/10/2016 at 22:26

my bamboo is very bendy, I think a clematis would weigh it down too far.

Maybe not all bamboos are as bendy as mine.

Identify plant

Posted: 13/10/2016 at 19:23

maybe it's Filipendula rubra, lots of cultivars to choose from.

no leaves, no size, no shape of plant, no flowering time, we don't want it too easy

Tree ID

Posted: 13/10/2016 at 18:09

It took me a couple of years to get that one KOG, pre internet and in none of my books.

plant identity

Posted: 13/10/2016 at 17:40

no, you might get arrested.

Knock on the door and ask

Tree ID

Posted: 13/10/2016 at 16:53

I think that's Fraxinus angustifolia 'Raywood' aka Raywood's Ash

there are lots around the parkway plantings in Peterborough, lovely trees

Discussions started by nutcutlet

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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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
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