Mayapple (Podophyllum peltatum)
Barberry family

Mayapple – info, planting, care and tips

2021-08-31 0

The mayapple is one of the most striking leaf ornamental perennials for the semi-shade. Here you can learn how to plant and care for the wild mandrake correctly. Profile of comfrey: Scientific name: Podophyllum peltatum […]

Bottle garden with biophytum
Do it yourself

Bottle garden: Small ecosystem in a glass

2021-08-30 0

The great thing about a bottle garden is that it’s basically completely autonomous, and once you’ve created it, it can last for many years without you having to lift a finger. As sunlight (outside) and […]

Chestnuts
Do it yourself

How to make washing powder from chestnuts yourself

2021-08-26 0

Chestnuts are not only good for autumn decoration, but are also ideal for making an environmentally friendly detergent. However, only the chestnuts of the horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) are suitable for this purpose. The fruits […]

Bastard iris (Iris spuria)
Iris family

Bastard iris – info, planting, care and tips

2021-08-25 0

If you are looking for an easy-care iris species for full sunny locations, you will be enthusiastic about the purple flowering bastard iris. This is how to plant and care for the bastard iris properly. […]

Sweet potaoes
Recipes

Watercress salad with sweet potato – Recipe

2021-08-24 0

The flavors in this salad are as colorful as the plate: spicy herbs, mild vegetables, the subtle spiciness of shallots, strong goat cheese and, to top it off, crunchy pumpkin seeds. Ingredients for the recipe […]

Gooseberries
Do it yourself

Preserving gooseberries: Tips and recipes

2021-08-19 0

In order to be able to enjoy the sweet and sour aroma of gooseberries beyond the harvest season, the preserving and canning of the fruits has proven its worth. Since gooseberries, like their closely related […]

Grilling carrots
Do it yourself

Grilling carrots: The best tips and recipe

2021-08-18 0

Carrots are among the most popular root vegetables and are very healthy. They contain beta-carotenoids, fiber and vitamins, and on top of that they taste good. Particularly refined are marinated and grilled carrots, which enrich […]