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Latest posts by nutcutlet

butterfly food plants

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 10:52

Food plants for the larvae?

not 'lily of the valley'

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 10:35

That's what it looks like to me

not 'lily of the valley'

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 10:21

not 'lily of the valley'

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 10:19

How big is it, is it scented, do the leaves smell if you squeeze them, how many heads per stem and have you got a camera?

Lop Sided Korean FIr Tree

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 10:06

The branches will not regrow. I'd take the stumps off back to the trunk, and see what it looks like then

Repotting pond iris

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 09:14

janebal,  Do what you were originally going to do. If you find it doesn't work, do something else next year. There are no hard and fast rules, there are opinions, some more informed than others. A natural pond, where the irises naturally grow, has ordinary soil all around the edges and on the bottom. Natural ponds find a balance.

Do a bit of experimentation and  report back with your opinion.

Caltha palustris

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 22:51

I think they'll  all survive. My water level is variable. Right now some are fighting their way up to the surface from about a foot down. By August they'll be 3 foot above the water line but they'll be back next year

Fritillaria Crown Imperialis

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 20:29

They are hardy. In the ground they increase slowly. 

Caltha palustris

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 20:26

boggy soil at the edge of the pond janebal. Mine are just above to just below the water.

Weed/plant identification and removal advice

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 19:01

I think the top one might be  wild cherry suckers.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

East Anglian garden visting

any ideas? 
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Last Post: Today at 10:20

Water voles

They're back 
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Last Post: 21/05/2015 at 22:52

another bulb from nowhere and a baby shrub

I don't know what they are 
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Last Post: 23/05/2015 at 13:54

Tomatoes in a cold GH

Can i put them out there yet? 
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Last Post: 03/05/2015 at 19:34

another crown imperial question

how much to take off 
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Last Post: 26/04/2015 at 16:42

ID my fungus please

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Last Post: 27/04/2015 at 20:33

3 for ID please

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Last Post: 15/04/2015 at 08:36

Forsythia suspensa

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Last Post: 25/03/2015 at 09:49

Best bee plants today

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Last Post: 28/03/2015 at 12:17

Take care where you put the mouse traps

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Last Post: 25/03/2015 at 19:20

Ribes speciosum

prune 
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Last Post: 11/03/2015 at 16:16

Iris unguicularis

haircut? 
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Last Post: 05/03/2015 at 07:57

Seed and plant swap 2015

For the exchange of this and that between forum members 
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Last Post: 21/05/2015 at 17:15

NYD flower count 2015

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Last Post: 06/01/2015 at 20:12

keep of the grass in winter

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Last Post: 27/11/2014 at 19:19
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