basil plants
Gardening advice & tips

How to harvest and store basil properly

2022-08-12 0

To prevent the herb from dying right after you have bought it, you need to harvest and care for basil properly. Here is how to keep the plant for a long time, despite regular harvesting. […]

strawberry plant with strawberry
Gardening advice & tips

Strawberries: Planting, care and interesting facts

2022-08-11 0

Harvesting sweet strawberries from your own garden is a special treat. With these tips on planting and care, growing them will succeed. Origin of the strawberry Strawberries (Fragaria) belong to the rose family (Rosaceae) and […]

a watermelon slice
Do it yourself

Can you freeze watermelon?

2022-08-10 0

In summer, watermelon is a welcome and healthy refreshment. But what if you can’t eat it all? Can you freeze watermelon? Watermelons are a fruit vegetable from the cucurbit family (Cucurbitaceae). The individual fruits grow […]

watering can hanging on a wooden gutter
Do it yourself

Tips for watering the garden on vacation

2022-08-09 0

Not sure how to get your garden plants through the hot season without water? With these tips around garden watering, your green paradise will survive the summer vacation. Garden owners also like to take their […]

ripe tomatoe
Gardening advice & tips

Harvesting tomatoes: When and how

2022-08-03 0

When can you harvest tomatoes? How do you pick them gently? And above all, what to do with unripe fruit? Here is some information on how to harvest tomatoes. Tomatoes are not for nothing the […]

lavender as bed edging
Garden planning

Lavender as a bed edging: What to consider

2022-08-03 0

Lavender is an extremely popular garden plant and is often planted to accompany roses. However, the Mediterranean semi-shrub also cuts a very good figure as a bed border. When it comes to edging beds with […]

gardening in august
Gardening advice & tips

Plants you can sow and plant in August

2022-08-02 0

By August, the harvest of many vegetables is already in and there is room in the bed again – for lettuce, kale and radishes, for example. Vegetables with short growing seasons are best suited for […]

this strawberry plant is ready to get cut
Gardening advice & tips

Cutting strawberries: Here’s how to do it right

2022-08-01 0

Strawberries are one of the most popular fruits. If you want to harvest richly from healthy plants, you should cut the old foliage after the harvest. The taste of home-grown strawberries is simply incomparable. But […]

cherry laurel
Gardening advice & tips

How to cut cherry laurel properly

2022-08-01 0

Cherry laurel (Prunus laurocerasus) is a popular hedge plant because it grows quickly and quickly forms opaque hedges. To keep it in shape, you should cut it back heavily in late winter or early spring. […]