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Latest posts by nutcutlet

How long does Roundup last in the soil?

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 14:36

Thanks Roundup people.

I think you should be allowed to have your say. 

I do use Roundup, it does the job and does it well. But with all the stories there's a feeling of 'should I be using this' every time I get the sprayer out.

It's hard to know what else I'd do with weeds emerging through an ancient cracking up  tarmac drive.

 

Tree id

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 09:41

worth a try chicky, and a sniff at the fruit

Tree id

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 08:52

Morning chicky

Can you get one of those fruits and open it up and see the arrangement of seed or seeds inside? and the distal end of the fruit as well

Anyone know what this is please?

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 08:47

Not a plant I know intimately but

My first though was echiveria

Folk-lore. Any truth in it?

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 23:07

re the gregariousness of of rooks. 

There's a saying

'One rook is a crow. A group of crows are rooks.'

Is that folklore

Cyclamen Coum

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 22:36

Cyclamen coum are very variable in leaf and flower. I'd go to  a nursery and choose them in leaf. 

RHS Plantfinder (this seems to have got much more complex since I last used it) will find the plant you put in a search and a supplying nursery near you.

Nurseries are very different to garden Centres. Their business is knowing and growing plants rather than selling massed produced plants

https://www.rhs.org.uk/plants/search-form

 

 

Prepare for a heatwave!!!

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 18:16

Thanks Dave.

Maybe we should have a predictions thread then we can check who was right at the end of it

Prepare for a heatwave!!!

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 17:27

I really am drowning now. Water is coming down the chimney bringing soot with it

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 17:07

My feeling is that mine was coincidental

I wouldn't have gone back for more otherwise

Moles in my compost bins.

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 17:05

I'd need a lot of hackles and I haven't got them so I just flatten before mowing. Have to be quick though or their back before I get the blades down

Discussions started by nutcutlet

Moth of the day

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Colchicums

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West Acre

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What pollinates Molly the Witch

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How hardy are my plants

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Hummingbird Hawkmoth

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Just look at this seed head

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I've cleaned out my greenhouse

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I've got a new butterfly

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Oddity

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Knowing when to stop

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Blackbirds in the mower shed

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Agapanthus

when shall I put it back in the garden 
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bee success

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should be an arisaema

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