Latest posts by nutcutlet

Evergreen plants

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 18:56

Lots of perennials. I have a lot of shade and have tried many. Aquilegias, several hardy geraniums, campanulas, digitalis, corydalis, I'll try and think of a few more if nobody else does

English Ivy Everywhere

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 18:52

It should be aym


Insects absolutely love it

so do the fruit eating birds when it ripens

Weed ID please

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 18:32

English Ivy Everywhere

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 18:18

It has to mature and get to the bushing out stage before it flowers. I don't like the smell of ivy flowers but others do



Evergreen plants

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 18:11

Hi Lorna, crocus  don't open in shade, or on cloudy days. I think tulips might not either but I don't have much experience of tulips. snowdrops and daffs are fine

Wildflower area

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 18:07

Hi aym, 2 acres here but not all 'gardened'  

No bacon here

Unusual plants? probably unusual in that there are lots of species rather than fancy cultivars and hybrids. I like natives as well, to keep the other residents happy

Wildflower area

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 17:21

on reflection, some of that astro turf and a plastic hedge might be labour saving

Weed ID please

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 16:57

Not one I'm on close terms with but might be Dogs Mercury, Mercurialis perennis. Might have mis-spelled that.

Wildflower area

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 16:53

B......y cold here as well. and drizzling

managed a bit of weed and brick rubble removal though

Wildflower area

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 15:55

Not plastic plants aym, perennials and shrubs

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

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something I don't think I planted

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wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Richard's Clematis

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Calling Bensmith412

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Last Post: 28/12/2016 at 22:02

I've been to Barnsdale today

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Last Post: 26/10/2016 at 19:08

I think it's some sort of geranium

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Last Post: 18/10/2016 at 17:47

fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

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Last Post: 02/10/2016 at 09:45

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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Last Post: 15/08/2016 at 06:59


for Guernsey Donkey 
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Last Post: 18/08/2016 at 15:21

what dunnit?

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

might be ricinus

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