Dandelion salad
Recipes

Dandelion salad: the best recipes

2021-09-20 0

Regardless of its status as an unpopular garden weed, dandelion is an extremely healthy and digestible leafy vegetable and a good contribution to a healthy diet. Freshly harvested and given a fine marinade, the wild […]

Tussock grass (Deschampsia cespitosa)
Grasses

Tussock grass – info, planting, care and tips

2021-09-16 0

The tussock grass is a feathery ornamental grass, that forms dense clumps. This is how you plant and care for this grass species properly. Profile of tussock grass: Scientific name: Deschampsia cespitosa Plant family: grasses […]

Self-made hand cream with aloe vera
Do it yourself

How to make your own hand cream

2021-09-13 0

Making your own hand cream is especially worthwhile in winter. Because then our skin is often dry and cracked due to the cold and heating air. The great advantage of homemade hand cream: you can […]

Tea flowers
Do it yourself

Tea flowers: The new trend from Asia

2021-09-10 0

Tea flower – the name now appears in more and more tea stores and online stores. But what is it all about? At first glance, the dried bundles and flower balls from Asia appear rather […]

Himalayan bistort (Bistorta affinis)
Knotweed family

Himalayan bistort – info, planting, care and tips

2021-09-09 0

Himalayan bistort is a versatile and low groundcover plant with pink flower candle-like flowers. This is how to plant and care for it. Profile of Himalayan bistort: Scientific name: Bistorta affinis; synonyms Polygonum affine, Persicaria […]

Wall bellflower (Campanula portenschlagiana)
Bellflower family

Wall bellflower – info, planting, care and tips

2021-09-08 0

The easy-care, flat growing wall bellflower transforms flower beds, rock gardens, joints and wall crowns into true carpets of flowers in summer. Profile of wall bellflower: Scientific name: Campanula portenschlagiana Plant family: bellflower family (Campanulaceae) […]

Whorled tickseed (Coreopsis verticillata)
Daisy / Aster family

Whorled tickseed – info, planting, care and tips

2021-09-06 0

The whorled tickseed inspires with exuberant and long blooms in bright yellow. It enjoys a location spoiled by the sun and even accepts dryness. Profile of whorled tickseed: Scientific name: Coreopsis verticillata Plant family: daisy […]

Chickweed mashed potatoes
Recipes

Chickweed mashed potatoes with goutweed chips

2021-09-03 0

Ingredients (for 4 servings, approx. 365 kcal) 800 g floury potatoes salt 1 handful each of chickweed leaves and garlic rocket 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 pinch of nutmeg 200 g goutweed leaves 100 g […]

Moss phlox (Phlox subulata)
Phlox family

Moss phlox – info, planting, care and tips

2021-09-02 0

Moss phlox is a garden beauty, whose native land is America. As an easy to care for perennial, it enjoys great popularity in flower beds. Profile of moss phlox: Scientific name: Phlox subulata Plant family: […]