Virginia bluebells (Mertensia virginica)
Borage family

Virginia bluebells – info, planting, care and tips

2021-08-09 0

In the short period that Virginia bluebells grows and blooms, it attracts all eyes. Here is how to plant and care for the bluebell. Profile of Virginia bluebells: Scientific name: Mertensia virginica Plant family: borage […]

True forget-me-not (Myosotis palustris)
Borage family

True forget-me-not – info, planting, care and tips

2021-08-05 0

The true forget-me-not beautifies every garden pond. Here are some tips for planting and caring for it. Profile of true forget-me-not: Scientific name: Myosotis palustris;s yn. Myosotis palustris Plant family: borage family (Boraginaceae) Other names: […]

Siberian bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla)
Borage family

Siberian bugloss – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-10 0

With its sky-blue flowers and heart-shaped leaves, the Siberian bugloss is an ideal ground cover. This is how to plant and care for the great forget-me-not. Profile of Siberian bugloss: Scientific name: Brunnera macrophylla Plant […]

Creeping comfrey (Symphytum grandiflorum)
Borage family

Creeping comfrey – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-07 0

The creeping comfrey fascinates in spring with its two-tone flowers. This is how to use the ground cover cleverly in your garden. Profile of creeping comfrey: Scientific name: Symphytum grandiflorum Plant family: borage family (Boraginaceae) […]

Creeping navelwort (Omphalodes verna)
Borage family

Creeping navelwort – planting, care and tips

2020-11-20 0

The creeping navelwort reveals its beautiful leaf and flower decoration in the light shade. This is how the flower is planted and cared for. Profile of creeping navelwort: Scientific name: Omphalodes verna Plant family: borage […]

Himalayan Whorlflower (Morina longifolia)
Borage family

Himalayan Whorlflower – planting, care and tips

2020-11-19 0

Idiosyncratic, exotic, distinctive: this is how the Himalayan Whorlflower can be described. The pretty perennial should have deserved more attention in the perennial bed. Profile of Himalayan Whorlflower: Scientific name: Morina longifolia Plant family: borage […]

Himalaya desert candles (Eremurus himalaicus)
Borage family

Himalaya desert candles – planting, care and tips

2020-11-18 0

In vivid white, the blossom-candle of the Himalaya desert candles rises into the sky, like a lighthouse in the sunny shrub bed, well worth seeing. Profile of Himalaya desert candles: Scientific name: Eremurus himalaicus Plant […]

Purple gromwell (Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum)
Borage family

Purple gromwell – planting, care and tips

2020-11-11 0

The purple gromwell really lives up to its name. Read here how to properly plant and care for the interesting flowering ground cover. Profile of purple gromwell: Scientific name: Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum Plant family: borage family […]

Flower of Common bugloss
Borage family

Common bugloss – planting, care and tips

2020-10-26 0

Formerly medicinal and dyeing plants, now ornamental and insect pasture: the common bugloss has a lot to offer. Here are tips for planting and care. Profile of common bugloss: Scientific name: Anchusa officinalis Plant family: […]