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Latest posts by nutcutlet

Buttercup and daisy meadow

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 14:11

Make sure you get the right species of buttercup.

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 14:06

Hi Panda

That's good. Did they travel well?

Shed Issues

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 13:57

I'd do grass up to the slabs. Grass will grow into pebbles. Mowers and pebbles are a poor mix. Just make sure the grass is level or above the slabs or use a strimmer

Since joining GW forum,I have been overwhelmed with all the support & advise

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 21:56
artjak wrote (see)

KEF It is great that there is someone sensible here... now who could that be?



watering seeds from the bottom

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 21:27

I wouldn't put water in the propagator tray. I water by seeds by dunking in water but drain them off afterwards. Just shallow water, not enough to saturate

Border in complete shade

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:47

I think that plant is green alkanet, Pentaglossis sempervirens. I thought I posted that before but must have forgotten to press submit

The various forms of honesty are good in shade and seed themselves from year to year without any assistance

Stagnant rain water

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:42

I can't see how the levels work. Is the hole  below the level of the garden on the other side of the wall?

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:38

Have done. Not too hard. Got to be fit to garden tomorrow

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:43

Didn't take the camera artjak

Excuse. I was busy with the meeting. That's no excuse really though is it?



Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:41

Well, I don't know what to say.

Here I am germinating hardy perennials one after another. Never washed a pot, not fussy about where the water comes from, no hygeine at all.

Never had a problem

But there's no heat, perhaps that makes a difference. and plenty of air circulation


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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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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Knowing when to stop

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Blackbirds in the mower shed

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when shall I put it back in the garden 
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