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Latest posts by nutcutlet

No flowers on my 'ears?

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 11:24

I wonder if it's in too much shade under a tree, or if it's been fed with the apple and making lots of lovely leaves at the expense of flowers

Lavender Advice Please

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 11:21

Hi OL, if you are going to cut it back I wouldn't leave it too long, new growth needs to toughen up before winter. 

and they are said not to like being cut back into old wood, I've never put that to the test. 

It seems a shame to touch it doesn't it? Lovely

Bug ID? I think it's a hornet

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 11:13

You must help Bamboogie, plant more fennel

ivy or not ivy that is the question

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 08:09

I'm with bekkie

My smooth blue cypress

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 20:31

I've never grown these myself but there was a row of them where I worked some years ago. The blueness was less where they were more shaded

Stumped by another small flower!

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 18:11

A pic of the plant without the cosmos and other interlopers would help.

Showing the leaves which belong to the plant in question and how the flowers are arranged on the stem. The flowers themselves have the right number of petals for a speedwell (I originally counted 6 but I can't count) but the arrangement doesn't look right

Talkback: Water butts and hoverflies

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:59

A layer of oil, just a drop, it spreads across the top and they can't get their breathing apparatus through it and suffocate

Shrub conifer turned brown this month

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:57

I'd wait and see what Verdun and Fairy say before you get the saw out

Small plant ID, please.

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:21

Hi soulboy. Sorry, that doesn't help me. I knew what it was going to look like but I don't know what it is

my best guess would be an annual rudbeckia

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:17

All species grow from seed, any hybrids and cultivars that make seed will grow something, maybe not what you expected

Discussions started by nutcutlet

I just had to share this

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What do I do now

kiss of death to houseplants 
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A new bloom from the NYD flower count

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Last Post: 02/01/2016 at 20:02

Cutting old hellebore leaves

ericsmithii 
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aaron gardens

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coppicing the hazels

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Last Post: 19/11/2015 at 17:32

Hedychium?

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Last Post: 06/11/2015 at 20:36

How long for ground elder to die from starvation and dehydration

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Last Post: 30/09/2015 at 10:48

Hydrangea cuttings on behalf of Bruce Weston

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Last Post: 22/09/2015 at 10:39

Have I killed my bearded irises?

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Last Post: 20/09/2015 at 20:53

not water mint

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Last Post: 17/09/2015 at 20:18

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

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Last Post: 23/09/2015 at 15:19

Today's trip

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Last Post: 04/09/2015 at 09:59

ID please

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Last Post: 01/09/2015 at 00:00

calling the forum cooks

cheese scones 
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