Purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)
Daisy / Aster family

Purple coneflower – info, planting, care and tips

2021-07-27 0

Purple coneflower is a pretty perennial for sunny beds and an insect magnet at the same time. This is how you plant and care for the perennial properly. Profile of purple coneflower: Scientific name: Echinacea […]

Black cohosh (Actaea racemosa)
Buttercup family

Black cohosh – info, planting, care and tips

2021-07-22 0

The majestic black cohosh is a very easy-to-care-for perennial and a very old medicinal plant that was already used by the native peoples of North America. Here are some tips on planting and caring for […]

Reflexed stonecrop (Sedum rupestre)
Stonecrop family

Reflexed stonecrop – info, planting, care and tips

2021-07-21 0

Reflexed stonecrop is an easy to care and very versatile perennial. This is how to plant and care for it. Profile of reflexed stonecrop: Scientific name: Sedum rupestre; syn. Sedum reflexum Plant family: stonecrop family […]

Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile)
Daisy / Aster family

Roman chamomile – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-10 1

Roman chamomile is a romantic and easy-care ground cover with marguerite-like flowers and feathery foliage. Profile of Roman chamomile: Scientific name: Chamaemelum nobile Plant family: daisy family (Asteraceae) Other names: English chamomile, garden chamomile, ground […]

Sweet cicely (Myrrhis odorata)
Umbellifers

Sweet cicely – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-22 0

The sweet cicely is an easy-care herb and medicinal plant that looks very attractive even in a perennial bed. This is how you plant and care for it. Profile of sweet cicely: Scientific name: Myrrhis […]

Black mullein (Verbascum nigrum)
Figwort family

Black mullein – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-17 0

The black mullein brings a lot of color into your garden. This is how you plant and care for this striking perennial. Profile of black mullein: Scientific name: Verbascum nigrum Plant family: figwort family (Scrophulariaceae) […]

Lenten rose (Helleborus Orientalis)
Buttercup family

Lenten rose – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-25 0

Lenten rose is among the few garden perennials that open their flowers as early as February, bringing color into the winter gray. Profile of lenten rose: Scientific name: Helleborus Orientalis (Hybrids) Plant family: buttercup family […]

Korean angelica (Angelica gigas)
Umbellifers

Korean angelica – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-22 0

The Korean angelica attracts all eyes with its dome-shaped dark red umbels in the bed. This is how you plant and care for this lovely plant correctly. Profile of Korean angelica: Scientific name: Angelica gigas […]