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 […]

Baikal skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis)
Mint family

Baikal skullcap – planting, care and tips

2020-10-26 1

Skullcap has been an integral part of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for almost 2,000 years. Read here how to plant and care for the medicinal plant and perennial summer bloomer. Profile of Baikal skullcap: Scientific […]

Flower of wall germander
Mint family

Wall germander – planting, care and tips

2020-10-07 0

If you are looking for a robust, easy-care and hardy ground cover, the wall germander is the right choice for you. Here you can find tips for planting and care. Profile of wall germander: Scientific […]

Spotted dead-nettle (Lamium maculatum)
Mint family

Spotted dead-nettle – planting, care and tips

2020-10-02 0

The spotted dead-nettle with its variegated leaves is a beautiful ground cover. This is what you should pay attention to when planting and caring for. Profile of spotted dead-nettle: Scientific name: Lamium maculatum Plant family: […]

Catmint with a wool bee
Mint family

Catmint/catnip – planting, care and tips

2020-09-23 0

The catmint is a classic in the perennial garden. There are many good reasons to buy and plant catmint. The most striking feature of the beautiful perennial is the strong scent of its leaves. If […]

Faassen's catnip (Nepeta x faassenii)
Mint family

Faassen’s catnip – planting, care and tips

2020-08-31 0

The Faassen’s catnip enriches the garden with numerous lavender-blue flowers, which are very popular with bees, and a wonderfully fragrant foliage. Profile of Faassen’s catnip: Scientific name: Nepeta x faassenii Plant family: mint family (Lamiaceae) […]