Latest posts by nutcutlet

Renovate or remove privet hedge?

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 08:12

Hostafan, If either of us died from privet cutting it would be down to the arrangement of scaffold tower on trailer behind car, with OH cutting and me driving. 

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 08:06

Yes, of course, I have a non-forum friend coming as well (I hope)

Underplanting evergreen shrubs

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 23:22

A lot of early flowering bulbs do their growing while the leaves are off deciduous trees. They die back as the leaves arrive. It may be too dark and dry under evergreens. Try it, you can always move them if they don't make a good show.

Most of my evergreen shrubs reach down to the ground so I haven't tried.

Renovate or remove privet hedge?

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 23:03

I think mine might be 60 years old. It has trunks at the base and has been cut back to about 5ft from getting tangled in the phone wires. 


Renovate or remove privet hedge?

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 21:32

It would take more than loppers to deal with ours

Quick Id

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 20:37

It doesn't look like a flaming anything

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 18:28

sorry Jo

Japanese anemone - insect hosts

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 11:48

Just had a wander round to find all the insects are on the plants in the sunny sheltered places, ignoring any in shade or breeze

Dividing Geranium Phaeum Now?

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 11:28

I'd start a new thread bruce, put hydrangea in the thread title and hydrangea growers will help.

That's not me

Found these in a drawer, what are they?

Posted: 19/09/2015 at 11:26

The crocus might be small because they've shrunk with time or because they're one of the smaller species rather than over-large cultivated ones

Discussions started by nutcutlet

the perils of plant ID

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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

Magazine titles

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

a couple of IDs please

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Molly the Witch in trouble

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

wot daff

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