Latest posts by nutcutlet

plant id needed please

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 20:49

Chaenomeles, sometimes called japonica, sometimes Japanese quince. 

Cyclamen Die Down

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 20:43

Mine are in the ground ommthree, they get watered when it rains. They survive very dry seasons with no problem. 

Plant or weed ID

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 20:19

I'm also looking at the grass type plants in with the violets. I think it may be pendulous sedge, attractive but invasive and huge in maturity.

What do you think Dove, Bob and Jan?

Bay Rot

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 20:14

Bay is a suckering plant. If there  are new, healthy suckers round the edge, cut out the middle dying ones, fill in the hole with soil and speak to it firmly

Cyclamen Die Down

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 20:06

Mine are dying back now as well. That's Ok. Probably too late to feed, they'll be dormant any time now. 


Posted: 16/04/2015 at 18:22

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Are these plants or weeds?

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 16:46

I don't know the first one but it looks like a spreader The second I agree with Ceres, aster, Michaelmas daisy.

Neither are polemonium or rudbeckia. I don't think those toto type rudbeckias do a second year but I may be wrong there, I don't grow them

Why are row and plant distances different?

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 16:41

Maybe the space between rows is for access to plants at harvest time

Perovskia 'Blue spire'

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 08:32

Chiltern seeds stock this one gg

Perovskia 'Blue spire'

Posted: 16/04/2015 at 07:50

You can grow perovskia from seed. 'Blue Spire' may not come totally true.

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fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

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yet another clematis question

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feeding the birds

is it good? 
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for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

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might be ricinus

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Paeony. Is this one worth keeping?

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roses from seed on behalf of marksman

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