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Latest posts by nutcutlet

seed share

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 15:55

Gardenfantic, I've PMd you

seed share

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 15:45

Gardengirl, I've packed up your seeds and will post tomorrow.

lob lob beans or hyacinth bean

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 15:43

I've grown them and they didn't come to much. Just as a flower though, not as a food crop. I have seen them looking quite good in other gardens.

hummingbird hawkmoth

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 14:45

still waiting for my hummingbird hawkmoth CG. But did see the first painted lady butterfly this week

Thinking ahead

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 13:58
Verdun wrote (see)

Oh, not quite gardenImg but I will stop making jokes on the forum because I know they aren't punny, er funny!

how would we know it was really you if you did that Verdun

Next year, as I said last year and the year before, I will not have so many plants I've grown from seed, sitting around in pots, needing attention all summer.

I haven't started well, been swapping seeds already. 

then the local GC will reduce seeds at the end of the season

chiltern seeds will have some reduced, secret seeds the same, other seed lists will arrive. 

oh well, perhaps the year after

all those dead bees

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 13:23

maybe I'll make bees next year's in depth study. Theory over the winter, bees in summer. 

all those dead bees

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 12:40

I couldn't find the original thread, couldn't remember what it was called.

I get the newsletter from the bumblebee conservation trust and they have a bit to say about the dead bees,

The newsletter is always interesting and worth signing up for

Can someone tell me what Pupa this is

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 10:54

this is a chrysalis, leatherjackets are crane fly larvae and  are dirty grey in colour


Posted: 30/08/2013 at 09:16

Those pictuires match exactly, I wonder how that happened

Tree stump removal

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 09:09

A stump grinder will grind it up. If you remove the ground up root and replace with good soil you've got your garden back.

Discussions started by nutcutlet

keep of the grass in winter

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Some berries to ID please

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Moth of the day

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West Acre

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What pollinates Molly the Witch

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How hardy are my plants

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Hummingbird Hawkmoth

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Last Post: 06/09/2014 at 18:46

Just look at this seed head

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Last Post: 28/08/2014 at 18:59

I've cleaned out my greenhouse

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I've got a new butterfly

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Knowing when to stop

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Blackbirds in the mower shed

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when shall I put it back in the garden 
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