nutcutlet


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Another townie question

Posted: 30/07/2016 at 14:39

wild primroses and cowslips grow in grass here and get mowed after May or June. They come back and flower every year.


I prefer white Lantana.

gallery of shame

Posted: 30/07/2016 at 14:36

I would like to apply for membership please though I'm not sure if I'm eligible because


1. I am reliably informed that what we have here is not a forgotten heap of rusty metal and half bricks but a source of useful material for building and sculpture.


2. It is a wildlife habitat.


3. It's OH's heap


Should  I stay or should I go?  (Cue chorus) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMaE6toi4mk




TV / Radio Presenter

Posted: 30/07/2016 at 09:53

Being in the public eye would lead to constant criticism. I don't think you'd like that. You only have to read through a few of the GW/Monty Don/ANotherTVprogramme threads to see how it would be.There are people waiting to pounce on any error or defect in appearance. 


Geoff Hamilton is revered now but only because he's dead. He was well criticised in his time. 

Will this tanacetum flower?

Posted: 29/07/2016 at 22:50

I think I'd move a fuchsia in spring as it wakes up for the season. 

Will this tanacetum flower?

Posted: 29/07/2016 at 21:47

I hope there are still flowers to come wakeshine. 


I don't worry about rules. If I'm buying it's in ones, too expensive otherwise, then I divide or grow from seed to increase numbers. the thing about perennials is you can move them around if you don't like your first choice of position.

Will this tanacetum flower?

Posted: 29/07/2016 at 21:35

the hesperis is quite tall, lovely scent. Back of border is fine, 


Tanacetum is perennial but I don't grow it and don't know flowering time

Will this tanacetum flower?

Posted: 29/07/2016 at 21:01

the hesperis are biennial and will flower next year

Stipa tenuissima

Posted: 29/07/2016 at 20:28

Stipa tenuissima

Posted: 29/07/2016 at 20:26

 comb over mostly. If conditions are perfect, great. But conditions are rarely perfect. 

Last edited: 29 July 2016 20:28:36

More Plants Identity

Posted: 29/07/2016 at 20:23

the trouble is  common names.


Your plant is Centranthus ruber, aka valerian.


There is also Valeriana officianalis, aka valerian


and a passion flower, I thinl that one is Passiflora caerulea


and a hebe.


and a penstemon

Discussions started by nutcutlet

the perils of plant ID

 
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yet another clematis question

 
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feeding the birds

is it good? 
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ponds

for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

 
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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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First paeony of the year

 
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Have I grown too much

 
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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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