nutcutlet


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Daffodils

Posted: 21/12/2015 at 11:20

For mine it means I walked on them as they were coming through

Cutting old hellebore leaves

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 23:16

Give it time Jo

 

Cutting old hellebore leaves

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 23:07

perhaps yours get better treatment Jo Mine are crispy round the edges/brown in places/horizontal, a sorry state. They go through the shredder well though

Cutting old hellebore leaves

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 22:58

The old leaves usually look naff by flowering time and the plant makes new leaves as flowering goes on. Before flowering is best, I was late.

I've tried cutting and not cutting and the former looks best.

Cutting old hellebore leaves

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 22:52

Hi Jo

Some people  cut the leaves off in autumn, others do it later. Around now works for me most years but this year they're a good 6-8 weeks in advance. It only needs doing once.

Cutting old hellebore leaves

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 22:26

I did wonder if removing the leaves will leave the flowers more available to the mutjac but last year they ate the flower buds before I cut the leaves.

 

Cutting old hellebore leaves

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 22:04

The old leaves aren't very pretty are they? I haven't experimented to see if mine grow better following a haircut. 

Hardy Geranium?

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 20:28

Er......um...

it's a geranium

no idea, is at as pale as it looks?

Seed and plant swap 2015

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 20:25

A good swapping season, roll on the next

Happy New Year.

 

Winter

Posted: 20/12/2015 at 17:33

We'll get what we get. Weather. Same as any other year

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

 
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Last Post: 24/08/2017 at 18:05

something I don't think I planted

 
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Last Post: 23/08/2017 at 17:08

wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Last Post: 24/04/2017 at 16:24

Richard's Clematis

 
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Last Post: 29/03/2017 at 18:04

Calling Bensmith412

spam 
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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

ponds

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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