A flowering foxglove beard-tongue (Penstemon digitalis)
Figwort family

Foxglove beard-tongue – planting, care and tips

2020-11-27 0

Unlike his colleagues, the foxglove beard-tongue is quite reliably hardy and with its high tolerance it is a plant for almost all cases. Profile of foxglove beard-tongue: Scientific name: Penstemon digitalis Plant family: figwort family […]

Large self-heal (Prunella grandiflora)
Mint family

Large self-heal – planting, care and tips

2020-11-26 0

The large self-heal is a great ground cover that forms a dense carpet of flowers over time. Here are tips for planting and caring for the wild shrub. Profile of large self-heal: Scientific name: Prunella […]

Feather leaf rodgersia (Rodgersia pinnata)
Saxifrage family

Feather leaf rodgersia – planting, care and tips

2020-11-26 0

The feather leaf rodgersia has everything you could want from a perennial: striking leaf decorations and beautiful flowers. Here are tips for planting and caring for the all-rounder. Profile of feather leaf rodgersia: Scientific name: […]

King's spear (Asphodeline lutea)
Asphodel subfamily

King’s spear – planting, care and tips

2020-11-25 0

The king’s spear is, with its long, yellow and fragrant inflorescences, a real asset to the garden. This is what matters when planting and caring for the perennial. Profile of king’s spear: Scientific name: Asphodeline […]

False dragonhead (Physostegia virginiana)
Mint family

False dragonhead – planting, care and tips

2020-11-25 0

You can read here where the unusual name of the false dragonhead comes from, how you can master the beautiful but proliferating perennial in the garden and what else is important when planting and caring […]

Alpine sea holly
Umbellifers

Alpine sea holly – planting, care and tips

2020-11-24 0

Hobby gardeners don’t like thistles in the garden at all. Ornamental perennials similar to thistle, such as sea holly (Eryngium alpinum), are an exception. In company with other flowering perennials, sea holly visually enhances every […]

Japanese iris (Iris ensata)
Iris family

Japanese iris – planting, care and tips

2020-11-24 0

The Japanese iris is quite demanding, but it rewards the hobby gardener with magnificent, reddish-purple flowers, which a real eye-catcher. Here you find what to consider when planting and caring for. Profile of Japanese iris: […]

Jacob's-ladder (Polemonium caeruleum)
Phlox family

Jacob’s-ladder – planting, care and tips

2020-11-23 0

The Jacob’s-ladder (Polemonium caeruleum) enchants with light blue flowers in June and July. With these tips, the Greek valerian will also grow in your garden. Profile of Jacob’s-ladder: Scientific name: Polemonium caeruleum Plant family: phlox […]

Flower of European columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris)
Buttercup family

European columbine – planting, care and tips

2020-11-23 0

The European columbine also called common columbine is a popular perennial for the natural and cottage garden. If you heed these planting and care tips, Aquilegia vulgaris will feel good. Profile of European columbine: Scientific […]

Horned violet (Viola cornuta)
Violet family

Horned violet – planting, care and tips

2020-11-20 0

The hardy horned violet provide colorful flowers in the bed, as well as on the terrace and balcony in spring and autumn. Profile of horned violet: Scientific name: Viola cornuta Plant family: violet family (Violaceae) […]