Latest posts by nutcutlet

2 Qs - plant ID and how to prune it

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:10

Phormium I think.

I have no grasp of the word 'tidy'  It looks OK to me

Fascinated by Fasciation

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 20:25

that's pretty extreme

I've always been able to ID  fasciated plants I've seen but not that one

Growing honeysuckle from seed?

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 20:06

Shrubs and perennials rarely germinate as quickly as annuals, often in spring from an autumn sowing. tbh I can't remember the timescale but quick compared to some things I've grown. 

horrible little fox

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 19:24

I'm saddened by the fear of the natural world.

It's not your fault Kev, the popular press love a good scare story. We don't really have dangerous animals in the UK but one incident makes a good story and takes precedence over real life.

Growing honeysuckle from seed?

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 19:20

easy in all I've tried but the cultivars (and most are cultivars) won't come reliably true.

What is this? Can I cut it back?

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 19:16


horrible little fox

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 18:33

Scary? it's a fox, not a lion

unknown tree

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 15:32

could we see a bit more of it please?

May issue

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 12:22

Brussels Sprouts are a type of cabbage

Unidentified water plant

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 12:21

Watercress is Nasturtium officinale, it's a Brassica

But nasturtiums are Tropaeolum major, Tropaeolaceae family

(just to confuse things a little more)

Discussions started by nutcutlet

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

wot daff

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Last Post: 16/03/2016 at 11:19

move a rose

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Last Post: 14/03/2016 at 10:54

Which violet?

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Last Post: 09/03/2016 at 16:56

Lots of legs, no ID

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Last Post: 09/03/2016 at 08:55

Comfrey, who knows one from t'other

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Last Post: 02/03/2016 at 20:46
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