Latest posts by nutcutlet

Pruning Sambucus Nigra black lace

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 22:46

Sambucus nigra is elder as in elderflowers and elderberries. It has several decorative cultivars but it's just elder.  

Any idea what this is....

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 22:43

Telekia speciosa Panda

Mystery yellow plant

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 22:36

Dig it up and split it Cheryl. I'd do it after the rains start in autumn.

To rid me of lilac

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 21:57

I think mine's rotted down now

Candytuft or weed

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 21:35

I shall have a rummage round the www and see if I can find another species that looks right

bees nest

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 21:32

There are always bees and wasps and all the other sting and bite insects. The only time one of mine was stung he'd trodden on a wasp or bee. he had no idea what had happened so it didn't make him frightened of them. It hurt for a bit, he soon forgot

Candytuft or weed

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 21:25

There are quite a lot of species of iberis (candytuft) and I wonder if yours is not the usual one seen in packets of white, pink and purple candytuft.

bees nest

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 21:17

I think if you leave them alone, they leave you alone. I assume you wouldn't be able to move them from a hole in stonework without taking the house apart. So the only alternative would be killing them 

Walter's Gift?

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 21:13

They're a promiscuous lot aren't they. I've stopped worrying about which is which.

Candytuft or weed

Posted: 15/06/2015 at 21:08

The flowers do look like candytuft don't they. I think it must be.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

I've been to Barnsdale today

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I think it's some sort of geranium

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fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

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a couple of oddities

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Last Post: 29/09/2016 at 14:23

the perils of plant ID

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Last Post: 17/08/2016 at 23:29

yet another clematis question

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Last Post: 16/08/2016 at 19:16

feeding the birds

is it good? 
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for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

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Last Post: 08/07/2016 at 20:46

might be ricinus

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Last Post: 16/06/2016 at 20:14

Paeony. Is this one worth keeping?

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Last Post: 19/05/2016 at 22:43

roses from seed on behalf of marksman

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Last Post: 09/05/2016 at 18:55

Lonicera ID

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Last Post: 28/06/2016 at 21:44

First paeony of the year

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Have I grown too much

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