Latest posts by nutcutlet

Botrytis on my baby oak?

Posted: 03/09/2017 at 10:57
fidgetbones says:

It looks like powdery mildew to me. Oaks suck an enormous amount of water out of the soil.

See original post

 and the young growth is very susceptible to mildew.


Posted: 03/09/2017 at 09:52

there's a whole lot in this series, aimed at GCSE level so not too heavy

Call it Plant Biology rather than Botany and you can find stuff that's more accessible to the average person. You can work up to Botany later.

I searched 'Plant Biology GCSE' and lots of stuff came up

Wayfaring shrub?

Posted: 03/09/2017 at 08:29

with a photo I'm sure we can, Mark 

Any ideas what this is?

Posted: 02/09/2017 at 20:15


Help identifying a Weed

Posted: 02/09/2017 at 20:13

Pentaglottis sempervirens, Green Alkanet.

Is this an oak seedling?

Posted: 02/09/2017 at 19:01


Two plants to identify

Posted: 02/09/2017 at 18:25

I think the other one could be a spiraea

Perennials In Winter

Posted: 02/09/2017 at 18:20

Which perennials have you got? Some look good standing in winter with frost on them. Some are hardier than others

Couple of plants to identify.

Posted: 02/09/2017 at 17:30

the yellow one is a Helianthus. Might be 'Lemon Queen' from the colout

The shrub is one of the pink winter flowering Viburnums

Shrub identification

Posted: 02/09/2017 at 12:45

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

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something I don't think I planted

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wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Richard's Clematis

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Calling Bensmith412

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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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a couple of oddities

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the perils of plant ID

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yet another clematis question

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feeding the birds

is it good? 
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for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

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might be ricinus

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