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Latest posts by nutcutlet

snow drops

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 15:27

They move well Yvie. They need splitting up every few years, When they get congested they start pushing up out of the ground and stop flowering.

Snow Damage to Californian Lilac

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 12:59

I think it should just be the one 'i' Ceanothi 

Cyclamen Coum not Flowering

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 12:53

I would move them, some of mine have seeded into more or less compete shade and they are very poor compared to those in more  open sites.

Laurel vs Photinia red robin

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 11:47

Portugal laurel, Prunus lusitanicus, might be better than either. Nice dark green, smaller leaves that looks much better trimmed that P. laurocerasus.


Snow Damage to Californian Lilac

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 11:45


I gave mine a big haircut when it did the same thing. Down to 2 almost bare trunks. One regrew and one died back. 

With hindsight, they're such quick shrubs I think I'd start again given the same situation

snow drops

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 10:55

It's drying out they don't like. the timing is less critical


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 10:10

Sounds painful Hf, 

I hope the crutches work in every way Have a good trip.


Maybe trip wasn't the best choice of word

Worm infestation in grass

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 08:54

I agree AWB, lawns suffer from people and dog infestations in winter. 

Mine is a mess and I haven't even got the excuse of a dog

plant / weed id please

Posted: 01/02/2015 at 08:24

I don't think it's cow parsley either. I have a lot of that

plant / weed id please

Posted: 31/01/2015 at 23:32

I have some doubt Mark. Easy to check though, nothing smells like feverfew

Discussions started by nutcutlet

How long for ground elder to die from starvation and dehydration

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Last Post: 30/09/2015 at 10:48

Hydrangea cuttings on behalf of Bruce Weston

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Last Post: 22/09/2015 at 10:39

Have I killed my bearded irises?

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Last Post: 20/09/2015 at 20:53

not water mint

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Last Post: 17/09/2015 at 20:18

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

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Last Post: 23/09/2015 at 15:19

Today's trip

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Last Post: 04/09/2015 at 09:59

ID please

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Last Post: 01/09/2015 at 00:00

calling the forum cooks

cheese scones 
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Last Post: 11/08/2015 at 15:16

Elgood's Brewery garden

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Last Post: 30/07/2015 at 20:39

Ammi majus

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Last Post: 16/07/2015 at 14:37

Bats in the belfry

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Last Post: 20/08/2015 at 16:51


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Last Post: 19/06/2015 at 08:19

How to reduce biodiversity

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Last Post: 09/06/2015 at 02:50

I've got bees

A nest box full of tree bees 
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Last Post: 30/05/2015 at 22:39

East Anglian garden visting

any ideas? 
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