Latest posts by nutcutlet

What is this? Ornamental grass?

Posted: 27/06/2017 at 09:25

looks like an allium, not a grass for sure.

How to deadhead Astrantia?

Posted: 26/06/2017 at 21:57

possibly, not all plants do that. I don't cut mine back so can't say.

How to deadhead Astrantia?

Posted: 26/06/2017 at 21:24

If you're going to do it, remove the whole stem. It looks much better but otherwise makes no difference.

They make seeds and more plants if you leave them

How often is "frequently"

Posted: 26/06/2017 at 14:17

What a useless instruction, just don't let them dry out.  

What is this plant?

Posted: 26/06/2017 at 08:04

Some sort of cherry I think


Posted: 25/06/2017 at 22:55



Posted: 25/06/2017 at 22:28

I've had varieties said to be resistant to rust in the past, Mark. They don't resist hard enough

Maybe something better now. I passed some today, they look brilliant every year as I drive by. I don't stop and look closely, that might spoil it all


Posted: 25/06/2017 at 21:45

I think they are often grown as biennials but in the right place they'll go several years. I love hollyhocks but rust affects them so badly that I've stopped growing them

Tree fern

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 21:12

it won't be an amazing plant if you cut it down

Japanese anemomes

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 20:33

If they've been in the pots for a few years they will be congested. When a pot gets really full of roots the water isn't retained long enough to be absorbed. 

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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