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Latest posts by nutcutlet

Plant ID Confirmation

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:41

oh good. I'll put them on the 'maybe' list

Dragonflies

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:32

I like it when they sit chewing and spit out the legs

If I sit still they'll sit on me to do that

Plant ID Confirmation

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:24

Not good for insects Dave? I thought it would be with that open centre.

I won't have those if that's the case.

Are yours being visited by insects OL?

My fushia looks 'woody'

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:09

Hi Lynsey. Fuchsias are shrubs, their stems are woody, especially if they don't get cut back in spring

You can post photos by starting with the tree in the tool bar, above where you type, and working from there. It won't work from phones though

Plant ID Confirmation

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 15:26

I think that's what it is OL but I haven't grown them for years. Nice. I might get some next year

Please could someone tell me what this is?

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 15:19

Can we see the shrub, the shape of it. 

It might be ash or almost anything that has 5 or more leaflets

Plant ID Confirmation

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 14:40

maybe gallardia

 

overflowing drains

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 14:38

In days gone by it would have been put on the garden.

If there are any bugs in there they must be all yours after 4 years. No worries. Here in the sticks we have septic tanks and a much closer relationship with it all 

Keep the manhole where you can get at it, covering it with soil is always a poor choice. (I realise that wasn't you)

Dragonflies

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 13:59

Dragonflies eat insects Bizzie, they don't have nectar sucking euipment.

They catch hundreds of small flying things.

Low growing wildlife lawn?

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 13:53

I think I'd use small plants then you know where they are and can remove the plants you don't want. (stinging nettles etc) You could grow them yourself to plant out later or buy plugs depending on the budget.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

Just look at this seed head

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I've cleaned out my greenhouse

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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 08:41

I've got a new butterfly

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Last Post: 12/08/2014 at 20:46

Oddity

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Last Post: 10/08/2014 at 10:04

Knowing when to stop

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Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 08:54

Blackbirds in the mower shed

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Last Post: 04/08/2014 at 10:19

Agapanthus

when shall I put it back in the garden 
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Last Post: 13/07/2014 at 22:35

bee success

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Last Post: 05/07/2014 at 20:49

should be an arisaema

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Last Post: 11/06/2014 at 16:27

A couple of rose questions

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Last Post: 07/06/2014 at 13:48

springwatch

egg laying newts 
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Last Post: 03/06/2014 at 20:10

This year's lodgers

the bats are back and the moorhen is nesting on the pond 
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Last Post: 24/06/2014 at 23:05

Osmanthus layering

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Last Post: 22/04/2014 at 08:31

What have I got here

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Last Post: 27/04/2014 at 11:37

Muntjacs

Noisy b......s 
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