Ox-eye (Buphthalmum salicifolium)
Daisy / Aster family

Ox-eye – info, planting, care and tips

2021-07-28 0

The attractive wild shrub with its sun yellow flowers attracts wild bees and butterflies to the garden all summer long. Profile of ox-eye: Scientific name: Buphthalmum salicifolium Plant family: daisy family (Asteraceae) Other names: – […]

Red bistort (Bistorta amplexicaulis)
Knotweed family

Red bistort – info, planting, care and tips

2021-07-26 1

The red bistort is a valuable, cluster growing summer bloomer with elegant flower candles that keeps its flowers until the first frost. Here are tips on planting and more details of the easy-care perennial. Profile […]

Flower of toad lily (Tricyrtis formosana)
Lily family

Toad lily – info, planting, care and tips

2021-07-23 0

Despite its name, the toad lily resembles less lilies than beautifully drawn orchids. This is how to plant and care for the perennial. Profile of toad lily: Scientific name: Tricyrtis formosana Plant family: lily family […]

Quaking grass (Briza media)

Quaking grass – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-08 0

The quaking grass (Briza media) is a real eye-catcher in every garden with its delicate inflorescences. Here is how you can plant and care for this ornamental grass. Profile of quaking grass: Scientific name: Briza […]

Purple cranesbill (Geranium x magnificum)
Geranium / Cranesbill family

Purple cranesbill – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-05 0

The purple cranesbill really lives up to its name. It even blooms twice a year with these tips for planting and care. Profile of purple cranesbill: Scientific name: Geranium x magnificum Plant family: cranesbill family […]

Peach-leaved bellflower (Campanula persicifolia)
Bellflower family

Peach-leaved bellflower – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-04 0

The peach-leaved bellflower is wonderfully uncomplicated in terms of planting and care. Here you will find more about the perennial. Profile of peach-leaved bellflower: Scientific name: Campanula persicifolia Plant family: bellflower family (Campanulaceae) Other names: […]

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: […]