Latest posts by nutcutlet

Choosing a flowering shrub for garden - where to start?

Posted: 26/05/2015 at 08:58

Do some garden visiting this season, see what you like the look of, then plant in autumn

Hardy Geraniums - too late to replant?

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 23:37

A few of them are native Sue.

But I agree, most of them are pretty forgiving

To weed or not to weed

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 20:53

I can't see them well enough to give an opinion

Plant ID Please :)

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 20:11

Not sure where my money would be in a contest between green alkanet and comphrey Dave

Plant ID Please :)

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 20:10

Looks like one of the comphreys

Can anyone tell me what type of plants these are?

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 19:57

Me too. 

There's a lot of yellow leaf about, do pieris and astilbe come in yellow or are they deprived of nutrition?

Persicaria bistorta 'Superba'

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 19:51

That looks a bit dead

I think I'd tackle the nursery you got them from

Persicaria bistorta 'Superba'

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 19:03


2litres is a good big pot full. If you teased out the roots and watered them in you should have had no problem.

I don't think you can post photos from a phone, some people use photo storage sites and a link

Need help indentifying two mat forming plants

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 18:17

Not my area of expertise

But you haven't got it too wet have you? Manyof that type of plant like it gritty and dry.

The top one has a sort of over-watered damp look.

Persicaria bistorta 'Superba'

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 18:12

The usual problem with these is too much growth. How big were they when you planted them (pot size)?

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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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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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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First paeony of the year

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Have I grown too much

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