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Latest posts by nutcutlet

Cutting wet lawns?

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 11:05

Might be a bit late Bob, 2 years is a long time.

Instructions from start to finish on foxglove flowers

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 10:59

Verbena b. No, a cold GH will suit them.

I don't know crazy daisies

Instructions from start to finish on foxglove flowers

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 10:39

Plant them out asap Annie. It's not cold yet and they'll establish quickly. They're totally hardy

cyclamen

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 10:32

They are perennial but nothing flowers forever. Also those very brightly coloured ones are not totally hardy in our climate

Is this Honey Fungus?

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 10:29

It's the time of year for fungi Matt. They're part of life's rich tapestry.  Spores are tiny and spread unseen in the air. Most are harmless, a few are harmful, the majority are beneficial.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Mushrooms-Roger-Phillips/dp/0330442376

I think this book may have been revised since my copy.

An excellent ID book for all things fungal

Is this Honey Fungus?

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 10:06

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/63219.jpg?width=300&height=350&mode=max

 Honey fungus. 

Is this Honey Fungus?

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 09:58

No, it's not. 

But it's still not a good sign. Healthy trees don't grow fungi

cosmos plant

Posted: 01/11/2014 at 20:38

I'd enjoy it now. It's an annual and won't survive the winter. Pull it up when the frost had finished it off. If it's made any seed you could collect some for next year

Favourite garden task?

Posted: 01/11/2014 at 18:58

The joy of a good germination, Bob. Wonderful

Winter Readings

Posted: 01/11/2014 at 18:57

If you like a well written book, Christopher Lloyd is (was) your man.

I like a book I can read, the internet is good for information but not for a good read.

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Seed and plant swap 2015

For the exchange of this and that between forum members 
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NYD flower count 2015

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keep of the grass in winter

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Some berries to ID please

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What pollinates Molly the Witch

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Just look at this seed head

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I've got a new butterfly

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Oddity

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Knowing when to stop

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