Latest posts by nutcutlet

Is this a massive Dogwood?

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 10:29

me too

Sowing seeds

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 10:14

I agree, sow them into the damp ground after the rain. Maybe the temperature will rise as well.

Moving shrubs

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 09:42

Go radical Teresa, I'm having a big dump this year and feeling better for it.

So I grew it from seed 25 years ago,  it's rare, it's the only shrubby plant in the genus, or any other claim to preservation. If I don't love it, it's going

Moving shrubs

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 09:27

That was my thought Louise. Don't move them if you love them. If you don't love them get rid of them

Talkback: 10 plants for bog gardens

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 09:25

Louis I think you'll find both those species are at home in the uk not alien invaders.

Trees from Seeds.

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 22:11

This may help but I sow tree seeds fresh and leave outside rather that faff around with bags of stuff in the fridge

Is this a massive Dogwood?

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 19:18

The stems look like philadelphus but agree need to see a leaf or two

digging up St John's wort

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 19:11

St John's Wort

Hypericums calycinum, androsaemum, perforatum, 'Hidcote' and any other Hypericum you can think of. I've seen them all called St John's Wort here.

The one I was brought up to call St John's Wort is H. perforatum. That's the one that's sold as medicine.

Mystery Plant

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 12:32

There are two plants there. The trailing one, white briony, Bryonia dioica and possibly an eder seedling peeping through. You can tell for sure with the elder by the smell. 

Border hedge has dipped/dying

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 11:22

Can you get a photo that shows what the hedge is made up of and the damaged bits?

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might be ricinus

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Paeony. Is this one worth keeping?

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roses from seed on behalf of marksman

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Lonicera ID

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Magazine titles

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a couple of IDs please

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Molly the Witch in trouble

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wot daff

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move a rose

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Which violet?

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Lots of legs, no ID

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Comfrey, who knows one from t'other

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holly choice

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