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Latest posts by nutcutlet

Help - Sick Privet Hedge?

Posted: 20/10/2014 at 13:43

I wouldn't rush to do anything. Let them find their feet. Feed when growth starts again next season

tools missing in action (MIA)

Posted: 20/10/2014 at 12:34

A pair of secateurs spent over a year in the compost heap, was renovated by OH only to be put through the shredder the following year. 

A saw left hanging in a tree for 2 years is beyond renovation

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 18:00

Thanks for the salvia Verdun. We saw that one when we went to CUBG. I've been trying to remember the name

How hardy do you think it is? I can only offer cold GH protection

I have some cyclemen bulbs will they grow now? :)

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 16:40

The less time they spend out of the ground the better. Drying them and selling in bags is good for shops but not for the corms.  They should be in leaf now, not shrivelled up in a bag. Cyclamen hederifolium has a few flowers left and is coming into leaf. C. coum is in leaf and will flower in winter.

There are many other species but you're unlikely to find them in a non-specialist outlet

 

I have some cyclemen bulbs will they grow now? :)

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 16:13

Hard to say daisy. If they've dried out they may not. 

Nothing to lose. Plant them and see. 

Stored Spuds Sprouting

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 15:08

Yes, that sounds yummy

Stored Spuds Sprouting

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 15:03

Spuds with everything for dinner until they're all gone NB

anyone got any good recipes?

I like them sliced in layers with onions and any other veg you fancy. Add a bit of stock and put in the oven til soft. You can speed it up by starting them in the microwave.

 

naming a small tree which looks a cotoneaster

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 12:03

With a photo I'm sure someone can help allin.

Some cotoneasters are small trees.

Tree id

Posted: 18/10/2014 at 16:42

willow trees

Posted: 18/10/2014 at 15:48

What sort of willow is it? 

Discussions started by nutcutlet

keep of the grass in winter

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Some berries to ID please

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Moth of the day

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Colchicums

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West Acre

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Last Post: 23/09/2014 at 16:07

What pollinates Molly the Witch

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Last Post: 07/09/2014 at 19:34

How hardy are my plants

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Last Post: 07/09/2014 at 15:05

Hummingbird Hawkmoth

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Last Post: 06/09/2014 at 18:46

Just look at this seed head

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Last Post: 28/08/2014 at 18:59

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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