Latest posts by nutcutlet

invasive plant in my new garden

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 21:47

Agree willow herb. Not sure which one, I don't remember any smell from any of mine.

Epilobium hirsutum is a b......r to get out of heavy soil Dave

Hodsock Priory

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 21:44

That's Leucojum vernum, aka snowflake. Not a snowdrop.

Tree climber

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 21:29

Beth Chatto has (or had, I haven't been lately) a lovely Hiydrangea petiolaris growing up a tree.

It's on the link but the best pic is in her Woodland Garden book

Having said that, I wouldn't put anything up a dead tree. Bits start falling off sooner or later

How do snowdrops naturally divide?

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 21:17

You need at least a hundred

We all need a bit of cheering up

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 20:42

Nice idea Yvie


Pruning cornus

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 18:28

What sort of cornus?

How do snowdrops naturally divide?

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 12:20

That's interesting Berghill.  I shall have to check what mine are doing. The seed pods on the species Galanthus nivalis look full and the snowdrops spread everywhere but I've never collected them or opened anything up.


Posted: 20/02/2016 at 11:26

celandine, every little bit makes a new plant

Pretty yellow flowers though and disappears completely in the summer

How do snowdrops naturally divide?

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 10:00

Yes, I have a snowdrop and grass path Gv plus primroses and cyclamen.


Self collected seed not germinating

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 09:50

I don't struggle to germinate delphiniums but I struggle to keep them going in the garden. I only grow the annual ones now

Discussions started by nutcutlet

I've been to Barnsdale today

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I think it's some sort of geranium

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fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

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a couple of oddities

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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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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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Lonicera ID

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First paeony of the year

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Have I grown too much

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