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Latest posts by nutcutlet

Winter flowering cherry - Prunus subhirtella 'autumnalis'

Posted: 21/11/2013 at 08:57

 I love the grace of the flowering part. But, in maturity, the solid trunk of whatever it's grafted onto becomes disproportionately heavy looking. This spoils it for me. I've never seen a non-grafted one


Seeds I've collected

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 23:27

I find an endless supply of things to learn Birdy

mystery plant

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 23:26

Not a Salvia is it. Or anything in that family.

mystery plant

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 15:28

It will be interesting to see the new photos. 


Seeds I've collected

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 15:11

 You need to set aside some good pods early on and let them mature on the vine til the the end of the season

Yours won't turn into mature, dried beans now, Sorry Birdy



Wildlife gardening...hopes for the future

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 14:18

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3 acre blank slate with a river, spring and steep slope!

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 14:10

I'm not very good at visualising garden descriptions. Have you any photos?

I would suggest not willows, they sound in appropriate to the site and won't suck up water in the winter when it's wettest. 

There are places that can't be made into  a standard garden but have great scope as a nature reserve.

help with aubretia purple cascade

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 14:04

Lots of seeds do best sown at this time of year, they need cold to germinate. Don't try and warm them up, they will germinate in spring

mystery plant

Posted: 20/11/2013 at 12:56

Let's see the yellow buds and a new pic. New ideas will come forth

mystery purple flower (no picture)

Posted: 19/11/2013 at 21:54

Go on as much as you like Jim, everyone else does


Discussions started by nutcutlet

Blackbirds in the mower shed

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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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A couple of rose questions

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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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Osmanthus layering

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What have I got here

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Noisy b......s 
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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diablo'

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Summat's wrong with the hellebores Verdun

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in the green

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For chicky

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