Lesser calamint (Clinopodium nepeta)
Mint family

Lesser calamint – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-30 0

The lesser calamint should not be missing in any garden bed, because this easy-care plant not only adorns itself with pretty small flowers, it also spreads an aromatic scent. Profile of lesser calamint: Scientific name: […]

Perennial flax (Linum perenne)
Flax family

Perennial flax – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-26 0

The perennial flax should not be missing in any natural garden and enchants barren, sunny locations with a blue ocean of flowers. This is how you plant and care for. Profile of perennial flax: Scientific […]

Rock soapwort (Saponaria ocymoides)
Pink / Carnation family

Rock soapwort – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-19 0

The rock soapwort covers rocky surfaces with purple flower trails and provides plenty of food for insects during the flowering season between May and July. Profile of rock soapwort: Scientific name: Saponaria ocymoides Plant family: […]

Silver thistle (Carlina acaulis)
Daisy / Aster family

Silver thistle – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-15 0

Silver thistle is a fascinating beauty for full sunny locations, which is surprisingly easy to care for. Here you will find how to grow it in your garden. Profile of silver thistle: Scientific name: Carlina […]

Red valerian (Centranthus ruber)
Honeysuckle family

Red valerian – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-09 0

With its red or white flower umbels, the red valerian brings color to the bed. The summer bloomer feels particularly good in hot, dry places. Profile of red valerian: Scientific name: Centranthus ruber Plant family: […]

Tasteless stonecrop (Sedum sexangulare)
Stonecrop family

Tasteless stonecrop – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-11 0

The rather unspectacular flowering of tasteless stonecrop is compensated by the dense leaf cushions, which grow even in difficult locations and remain present over winter. Profile of tasteless stonecrop: Scientific name: Sedum sexangulare Plant family: […]

Mother of thyme (Thymus praecox)
Mint family

Mother of thyme – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-01 0

Mother of thyme forms the most beautiful plant carpets. Here are tips for planting and care. Profile of mother of thyme: Scientific name: Thymus praecox Plant family: mint family (Lamiaceae) Other names: creeping thyme Sowing […]

Missouri evening primrose (Oenothera macrocarpa)
Evening primrose / Willowherb family

Missouri evening primrose – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-28 0

As a long-flowering plant, the Missouri evening primrose makes sparse locations with its lemon-yellow flowers shine all summer long. Here are tips for planting and care. Profile: Scientific name: Oenothera macrocarpa Plant family: evening primrose […]

Goldmoss stonecrop (Sedum acre)
Stonecrop family

Goldmoss stonecrop – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-19 0

Goldmoss stonecrop is ideal for greening full sun beds with nutrient-poor soils. During flowering, the perennial also delights with a multitude of bright yellow flowers. This is what matters in planting and care. Profile of […]

Orange flower of Fox-and-cubs (Hieracium aurantiacum)
Daisy / Aster family

Fox-and-cubs – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-15 0

The fox-and-cubs is a wild shrub that enchants in summer with its bright flower heads. This is how it can be successfully planted and cared for. Profile of fox-and-cubs: Scientific name: Hieracium aurantiacum Plant family: […]