Spiked speedwell (Veronica spicata)
Plantain family

Spiked speedwell – info, planting, care and tips

2021-05-04 0

The spiked speedwell is a wild species that is considered rare. With its striking long flowers it enriches the garden even more. Profile of spiked speedwell: Scientific name: Veronica spicata; syn. Pseudolysimachion spicatum Plant family: […]

Red turtlehead (Chelone obliqua)
Plantain family

Red turtlehead – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-08 0

The red turtlehead is an attractive perennial for pond banks and beds. It bears rose flowers, which, because of their peculiar shape, are reminiscent of the head of a turtle. Profile of red turtlehead: Scientific […]

Purple toadflax (Linaria purpurea)
Plantain family

Purple toadflax – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-04 0

Not only we humans, but also bees and other insects enjoy the graceful flower clusters of the purple toadflax. With these tips the plant will also thrive in your garden. Profile of purple toadflax: Scientific […]

Flower of foxglove (Digitalis purpurea)
Plantain family

Foxglove – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-18 0

Foxglove is a charming eye-catcher on the sunny or partially shady edge of a wood. This is the right way to plant and care for plant. Profile of foxglove: Scientific name: Digitalis purpurea Plant family: […]

Garden speedwell (Veronica longifolia)
Plantain family

Garden speedwell – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-08 0

The garden speedwell impresses even from afar with its colorful flower candles. Here you can learn how to plant and care for the summer bloomer. Profile of garden speedwell Scientific name: Veronica longifolia Plant family: […]

Yellow foxglove (Digitalis grandiflora)
Plantain family

Yellow foxglove – info, planting, care and tips

2020-12-18 0

Yellow foxglove is an asset to every garden. This is how you plant and care for the wild shrub correctly. Profile of yellow foxglove: Scientific name: Digitalis grandiflora Plant family: plantain family (Plantaginaceae) Other names: […]

Large speedwell (Veronica teucrium)
Plantain family

Large speedwell – planting, care and tips

2020-11-27 0

The intense blue flowers of the large speedwell are not only very attractive to us, also numerous insects are crazy for them. Profile of large speedwell: Scientific name: Veronica teucrium Plant family: plantain family (Plantaginaceae) […]

Hartweg's beardtongue (Penstemon hartwegii)
Plantain family

Hartweg’s beardtongue – planting, care and tips

2020-11-16 0

Hartweg’s beardtongue scores in beds and pots with charming tubular flowers in striking summer colors. Profile of Hartweg’s beardtongue: Scientific name: Penstemon hartwegii Plant family: plantain family (Plantaginaceae) Other names: – Sowing time: pre-cultivated under […]

Common ball flower (Globularia punctata)
Plantain family

Common ball flower – planting, care and tips

2020-11-03 0

The common ball flower is a lovely little wild perennial and completely uncomplicated. This is how to properly plant and maintain Globularia punctata. Profile of common ball flower: Scientific name: Globularia punctata, syn. Globularia bisnagarica […]