Latest posts by nutcutlet

to dig or not to dig

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 14:20

I'd put the compost on top and let the worms do the job, they won't stick a fork though important roots.

Plants do fine without digging.

Seedling identification please

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 14:18

and save a few for the Orange Tip butterflies, it's a big larval food plant

Seedling identification please

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 13:52
WillDB says:

They look a bit like...

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 They do. They are 

How quickly does a cyclamen coum grow?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 11:09

On of the rheums I should think. If you don't get anymore definite answer, start a new thread, the title of this one is Cyclamen coum. You need to start one called What's this plant or similar.

Animal faeces in veg plot

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 09:58

Plant ID's

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 09:14

I've enlarged number 2 and I think it's a variegated Weigela. These are best pruned by cutting out some of the older stems back to the base every year and leaving the rest as they are. New stems grow and over a couple of years you'll have a much better shaped shrub

Choosing between Dahlia seeds and tubers?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 08:57

I've flowered dahlias from seed in the first year, I should think that's usual, they're very quick.

Tubers will flower

Plant ID's

Posted: 25/03/2017 at 23:18

I think 1 is Ribes sanguineum, flowering currant

2 can'tsee enough detail

3 as GD

4 Eleagnus ebbingei

6 euonymus 

Pruning Sambucus Nigra black lace

Posted: 25/03/2017 at 22:37


Posted: 25/03/2017 at 22:07

I don't think B3 wants to kill lichen Papi Jo, she's interested in it.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Richard's Clematis

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Last Post: 29/03/2017 at 18:04

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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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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