Latest posts by nutcutlet

sambucus nigra

Posted: 21/06/2017 at 15:43
raisingirl says:

I didn't think they were any different to common elderberries? 

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 they are common elderberries, Sambucus nigra is elder whichever cultivar you get

sambucus nigra

Posted: 21/06/2017 at 15:23

they make good wine I'm told but it's not to my taste, the petals are better

To Pond or Not To Pond

Posted: 21/06/2017 at 11:52

Probably not the the best place to introduce amphibians but a pond would attract insects even there, especially if you could surround it with plants. Or you could have something more formal like a fish pond. Water is always an attraction for people.

Visit to Barnsdale Gardens

Posted: 21/06/2017 at 11:48
fidgetbones says:

R I P Artjac.

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 Yes, sadly missed here. 

Visit to Barnsdale Gardens

Posted: 21/06/2017 at 11:04

just spent a pleasant half hour looking through that fidget. Nice group pic on page 13, a few names from the past on there as well.

Visit to Barnsdale Gardens

Posted: 21/06/2017 at 10:37

we had a couple of forum trips there some years ago. Always worth a visit. Nice photos LF, better than those I took 

Help identifying a shrub

Posted: 20/06/2017 at 21:48

that looks like the one

Mullein Moth

Posted: 20/06/2017 at 20:51

they're great aren't they. Eat a verbascum  before you can blink. But I garden for the wildlife that lives here and welcome them all. Not rare or notifable.

Oh Lord...what a stink

Posted: 20/06/2017 at 20:25

glad it's not just me MU 

Help identifying a shrub

Posted: 20/06/2017 at 20:04


Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

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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

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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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