Flower of bladder cherry
Nightshade family

Bladder cherry – info, planting, care and tips

2020-12-24 0

The bright orange involucres of the bladder cherry (Physalis alkekengi) brighten every autumn bed and are very popular with florists. Profile of bladder cherry: Scientific name: Physalis alkekengi Plant family: nightshade family (Solanaceae) Other names: […]

Orange sneezeweed (Helenium hoopesii)
Daisy / Aster family

Orange sneezeweed – info, planting, care and tips

2020-12-22 0

With the orange sneezeweed, warm sun colors come into the bed! How to plant and care for Helenium hoopesii. Profile of orange sneezeweed: Scientific name: Helenium hoopesii Plant family: aster or daisy family (Asteraceae) Other […]

Serbian bellflower (Campanula poscharskyana)
Bellflower family

Serbian bellflower – planting, care and tips

2020-12-09 0

If you are looking for an abundantly blooming polster, you are spot on with the Serbian bellflower. Here are tips on planting and care so it will thrive in your garden too. Profile of Serbian […]

Orpine (Sedum telephium)
Stonecrop family

Orpine – planting, care and tips

2020-12-04 0

If you are looking for a perennial that has something to offer all year round, then you are in the right place with the varieties of the orpine: They come up trumps with an attractive […]

Flower of Golden Marguerite
Daisy / Aster family

Golden marguerite – planting, care and tips

2020-12-02 0

The golden marguerite shows its pretty yellow flowers from June to September. Here is how to properly plant and care for Anthemis tinctoria. Profile of golden marguerite: Scientific name: Anthemis tinctoria / Cota tinctoria Plant […]

A flowering foxglove beard-tongue (Penstemon digitalis)
Figwort family

Foxglove beard-tongue – planting, care and tips

2020-11-27 0

Unlike his colleagues, the foxglove beard-tongue is quite reliably hardy and with its high tolerance it is a plant for almost all cases. Profile of foxglove beard-tongue: Scientific name: Penstemon digitalis Plant family: figwort family […]

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 […]

Alpine sea holly
Umbellifers

Alpine sea holly – planting, care and tips

2020-11-24 0

Hobby gardeners don’t like thistles in the garden at all. Ornamental perennials similar to thistle, such as sea holly (Eryngium alpinum), are an exception. In company with other flowering perennials, sea holly visually enhances every […]