Gardening tips & advice for growing your own plants, fruit & veg. Need some help and advice about your garden? Read our articles to find out everything from growing your own plants, fruit & veg to winter pruning.
Potting compost, also known as seeding compost, provides seeds and cuttings with optimal conditions for germination and growth. Here is how you can easily make the substrate yourself. Many gardeners swear by homemade potting compost. […]
Caring for rhododendrons requires a little flair. If you avoid these mistakes, nothing will stand in the way of a lush abundance of blooms. Rhododendron is one of the most beautiful flowering shrubs in the […]
Flowers for the cottage garden and herbs enchant with their lush blooms. But they also attract insects to the garden as pollinators, protect fruit and vegetables from pest infestation and thus safeguard the harvest. In […]
Aphids often appear out of nowhere in spring and attack the young leaves and shoots of many plants with their piercing-sucking mouthparts. Here are some home remedies that can help against aphid infestation. Aphids: appearance, […]
If you want to harvest clean fruit, bed your strawberries on straw. Mulching helps to avoid gray mold, but it also has disadvantages. Strawberries are originally residents of the edge of the forest. Therefore, by […]
Winter vegetables provide valuable vitamins and minerals during the cold season. Here you can read which frost-hardy vegetables can also be harvested at freezing temperatures. Thanks to winter vegetables, you don’t have to do without […]