Latest posts by nutcutlet

A new bloom from the NYD flower count

Posted: 02/01/2016 at 17:44

another hiding place, Helleborus foetidus

Photos by our friend Linda, more in focus than mine would have been



Posted: 02/01/2016 at 17:38

I've spent half of it already

A visit to a GC this am got 3 bags of AB's peat free, 3 bags of JI seed compost and new gloves for OH and myself to replace the ones we destroyed over the last few months of shredding.

I might spend the rest on bird food

A new bloom from the NYD flower count

Posted: 02/01/2016 at 16:24

There were dozens around on NYD. Lots in euphorbia heads.


A new bloom from the NYD flower count

Posted: 02/01/2016 at 16:07

 Winter blooming

Best screening shrubs/trees

Posted: 02/01/2016 at 14:30

I can also recommend Cotoneaster lacteus and Viburnum rhytidophyllum. Both evergreen and willing workers

Germinating holly berries/seeds

Posted: 02/01/2016 at 08:56

I've never bothered with messing around. I sow them whole, in pots and leave them outside to germinate in their own time.  

Best screening shrubs/trees

Posted: 01/01/2016 at 22:09

Prunus lusitanicus, Portugal laurel, is another good one.

New Year's Day 2016 Flower Count

Posted: 01/01/2016 at 20:04

You're more likely to be right Tetley. My experience is only of killing one P davidiana.

New Year's Day 2016 Flower Count

Posted: 01/01/2016 at 19:47

i think it's definitely photinia

what about P. davidiana?

Which way up???

Posted: 01/01/2016 at 19:43


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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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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