Latest posts by nutcutlet

Lacy phacelia purple tansy everywhere. Cruelty to bees.

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 19:49

I'd start by finding out the proper names of your plants. 

Invasive vine-like plant

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 18:18

it will have been planted but taken over if not controlled. You won't kill it by pulling it off, it will just come back. So you can get it off the shrubs so you can see them

What is this plant please?

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 17:55

I think tree suckers, cherry maybe?

Saplings in the lawn

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 17:47

suckers, far worse than saplings.

The more roots you can pull out the better. Looks like Rhus typhina? a real pain for this, never had to deal with it, only cherries which do the same. Without the tree the cherries give up eventually if mowed off regularly. They can't live forever if all the leaves are removed

What is it, how do I get rid of it - black pods on lawn

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 16:23

I didn't think so Dove. There are so many plants in that family. I would need to see at least leaves or flowers, preferably both.

I like things like that in my grass but I should think a rake and a mow would help, before the seeds ripen so possibly too late for this year

Invasive vine-like plant

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 16:12

looks a bit like periwinkle, Vinca. Have you got photos of it growing?

Vinca is not easily removed but it's easy to pull some up with a bit of root and think it's removed

What is it, how do I get rid of it - black pods on lawn

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 16:08

Apart from being a member of the pea family, I can't ID that one.sorry

Plant ID - never seen this before

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 15:48

Flax. Linum secies.

What is it, how do I get rid of it - black pods on lawn

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 15:45

Have you got any photos of the leaves?

What colour were the flowers?

Where can I buy Erysimum 'Bowles's Mauve' wallflower seeds?

Posted: 22/07/2017 at 15:35

yes, could be great, just not Bowles' Mauve. Won't do for those that want a patch of all the same plant.

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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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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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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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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for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

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might be ricinus

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