Latest posts by nutcutlet

The uncertainty of gardening

Posted: 24/07/2017 at 09:12

the uncertainty is what I love. Even the same plants are different every year. You grow something new from seed, something dies and opens up a new space, never boring.

Help identify tree

Posted: 23/07/2017 at 21:36

Might be Rhus typhina but really need a close view of leaves and smaller branches

Can anyone Identify this please?

Posted: 23/07/2017 at 17:49

a willow of some sort. Maybe Salix caprea, Goat Willow. Too big for a garden tree unless it's a huge garden.

Salvia patens oxford blue

Posted: 23/07/2017 at 16:43

stored in the GH is the difference fidget. Mine flower later than seed raised because they stay in the ground.

Things that make me squirm

Posted: 23/07/2017 at 16:07

, yes Alan 

Things that make me squirm

Posted: 23/07/2017 at 15:59

This is the Grammar Pedants' corner. There are several fully paid up members here. 

Astrantia bug- what is this?

Posted: 23/07/2017 at 15:13

It's not really 'infesting' is it. Just sitting on it. Might be a soldier beetle or relative. Not harmful to you or the plant


Posted: 23/07/2017 at 15:02
Joyce21 says:

Nut, I have placed an order based on Berghill's recommendations plus a few more

It's nice to have a new project on the go.

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I'm considering an alpines project. Will have to be potted, small things get lost in the jungle


Things that make me squirm

Posted: 23/07/2017 at 14:50

I had been 'gifted' this ......


Posted: 23/07/2017 at 13:49
Joyce21 says:

Fairy, have PMd address.

Potterton site is very tempting Have just ordered horticultural git for the trough.

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 Potterton's Nursery is even more tempting 

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

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Last Post: 24/08/2017 at 18:05

something I don't think I planted

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Last Post: 23/08/2017 at 17:08

wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Last Post: 24/04/2017 at 16:24

Richard's Clematis

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Last Post: 29/03/2017 at 18:04

Calling Bensmith412

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Last Post: 28/12/2016 at 22:02

I've been to Barnsdale today

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Last Post: 26/10/2016 at 19:08

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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