Latest posts by nutcutlet

Help! First timer needs help making a Meadow into a Lawn :)

Posted: 31/08/2016 at 15:07

that's what I'd do except for the last paragraph,

It works, it's how most of my grass areas were created

Removing clover from lawn

Posted: 31/08/2016 at 15:05

it's the clover that keeps my lawn green in summer,  I won't be watering grass at any time so very useful. and it flowers within a few days of cutting so the bees are happy.

everyone to their own,  

I'm not so keen on the chemicals and death

what is this

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 22:48

That looks more like Fat Hen, Chenopodium album, than beetroot gone to seed, though they are in the same family. 

Bulbs for Autumn and winter

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 20:53

Explosive mix 

I.d please

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 20:31

There are fungi everywhere, especially where there's dead wood. Most beneficial or harmless, very few harmful. That one looks very harmless.

All part of the big and wonderful world of nature

Bulbs for Autumn and winter

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 20:28

I misunderstood the question Liz, I thought you were asking about leaving bulbs in place through the seasons.

Bulbs for Autumn and winter

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 19:52

What is it you're planting? Snowdrops can be left until they need splitting up

Thorn proof gloves

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 19:49

I've just bought a couple of pairs of these

and they seem pretty good, not tested to extremes yet but they haven't got that thin bit on the back that some have

Signs that Autumn is upon us

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 18:39

one of the best times of the year

not a plant i have ever seen b4

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 15:41

Mine are poor specimens by comparison, if they reach 3ft it's a good year. 

I was give some euphorbia seeds (not this one) on a garden visit, they were exploding in my pocket all the way home. 

Discussions started by nutcutlet

a couple of oddities

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Last Post: Yesterday 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

Magazine titles

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

a couple of IDs please

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Last Post: 15/04/2016 at 17:02

Molly the Witch in trouble

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