Latest posts by nutcutlet

What to do with foxgloves when season over.

Posted: 05/07/2017 at 20:09

do you mean varieties of our native foxglove?

Or the ?perennial but tender hybrids Illumination Pink etc? 

Or other species of digitalis, like D.lutea and D. grandiflora

Weed killer differences

Posted: 05/07/2017 at 15:28

Yes, that's always puzzled me Liri. I usually get shot down when I say they're just more chemicals.

Weed killer differences

Posted: 05/07/2017 at 11:25
Bobby Spray says:

If there was any evidence of a link between cancer and Glyphosphate the EU would have banned it long ago. 

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Like tobacco was banned when a link was found. Yes of course they would 


Cherry Tree

Posted: 04/07/2017 at 22:01

the bark is the most important part of a tree, it's where the water and nutrients are transported. If much is missing the tree won't survive


Posted: 04/07/2017 at 17:34

broad leafed thyme is just a thyme with broader leaves than some of the others. I don't think you'll get a more precise name than that. If it was one that had a cultivar name it would have been sold as that.

Why are Hollyhock seeds multicoloured?

Posted: 04/07/2017 at 14:15

one of the reasons for the mixes is that unless a single colour is grown in isolation you can't guarantee the colour of the offspring. Bees etc mix up all the pollen.

Identifying this plant

Posted: 03/07/2017 at 22:51

A spectacular plant is no good if not spectacular 

Identifying this plant

Posted: 03/07/2017 at 22:25
Ladybird4 says:

Oh what a great shame. Will you try again?

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sometime maybe. I don't find they always come through winter and I kept them potted in the cold GH the winter before the good display.A bit of a faff 

Identifying this plant

Posted: 03/07/2017 at 22:13

I had a splendid group last year, let them seed expecting more. Nothing.

Identifying this plant

Posted: 03/07/2017 at 21:57

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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