Green asparagus
Do it yourself

How to freeze green asparagus

2021-06-22 0

Whether freshly harvested from the garden or bought from the weekly market: You can’t get enough of green asparagus (Asparagus officinalis). It not only tastes spicier and more aromatic than the white asparagus. Green asparagus […]

Stemless gentian (Gentiana acaulis)
Gentian family

Stemless gentian – info, planting, care and tips

2021-06-21 0

With this flower you bring an alpine character into your rockery or planter. This is how you plant and care for the stemless gentian properly. Profile of stemless gentian: Scientific name: Gentiana acaulis Plant family: […]

An allotment garden
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Save money with an allotment garden

2021-06-17 0

The city dweller’s oasis is the allotment garden, and not just because an allotment garden saves money. With skyrocketing real estate prices, it has become almost impossible to afford the luxury of a home garden […]

A flower meadow
Gardening advice & tips

Photoperiodism: When plants count the hours

2021-06-16 0

How beautiful, the lilies of the valley are blooming again. But how do they actually know that now is their flowering time and not only at Pentecost, when again the peonies miraculously get a start […]

Nettle-leaved bellflower (Campanula trachelium)
Bellflower family

Nettle-leaved bellflower – info, planting, care and tips

2021-06-15 0

The nettle-leaved bellflower is frugal, undemanding and enchants with pretty leaf and flower decorations. This is how you plant and care for the nettle-leaved bellflower properly. Profile of nettle-leaved bellflower: Scientific name: Campanula trachelium Plant […]

A strawberry plant with fruits
Gardening advice & tips

Caring for strawberries: Most common mistakes

2021-06-14 0

Strawberries from your own garden are one of the most popular fruits. The cultivation succeeds without any problems. However, if you have not had success so far, it may be due to these mistakes. Mistake […]

Wooden privacy screen
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DIY: Build your own wooden privacy screen

2021-06-11 0

Who wants to protect his garden from prying eyes, usually can not avoid a privacy screen. With a bit of craftsmanship, you can build one yourself from wood. Of course, you can also buy ready-made […]

Hoarfrost on rosemary
Gardening advice & tips

Rosemary frostbitten?

2021-06-10 0

After a cold winter in the garden or in a pot on the balcony rosemary often looks anything but beautiful green. In April, it becomes apparent what frost damage the evergreen leaves have suffered. If […]

A cucumber plant
Gardening advice & tips

The biggest mistakes in growing cucumbers

2021-06-09 0

Whether with small, round or very large fruits: Cucumbers (Cucumis sativus) from the cucurbit family (Cucurbitaceae) are a classic in the vegetable garden. However, not all cucumbers are the same. While cucumbers and serpent cucumbers […]