Quaking grass (Briza media)
Grasses

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 […]

Flower of marsh gentian
Gentian family

Marsh gentian – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-27 0

The deep blue flowers of the marsh gentian are worth all the effort it takes to establish the native wild shrub permanently in the garden. Profile of marsh gentian: Scientific name: Gentiana pneumonanthe Plant family: […]

Harebell (Campanula rotundifolia)
Bellflower family

Harebell – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-20 0

The harebell brings lightness and the blue of the summer sky into the garden. The wild shrub proves to be wonderfully easy to care for. Profile of harebell: Scientific name: Campanula rotundifolia Plant family: bellflower […]

Summer ragwort (Ligularia dentata)
Daisy / Aster family

Summer ragwort – info, planting, care and tips

2020-12-15 0

The summer ragwort is an imposing and easy to care for, but little-known flowering and leaf ornament for moist soils. It is also known under the name of leopardplant. Profile of summer ragwort: Scientific name: […]

Great yellow gentian (Gentiana lutea)
Gentian family

Great yellow gentian – planting, care and tips

2020-12-03 0

With its bitter substances, the great yellow gentian is a well-known plant in naturopathy. But also in the garden the wild perennial cuts a great figure. Profile of great yellow gentian: Scientific name: Gentiana lutea […]

Edelweiss (Leontopodium nivale)
Daisy / Aster family

Edelweiss – planting, care and tips

2020-11-16 0

As a symbol of the high mountains, the edelweiss has a number of admirers. They appreciate its delicate beauty and the myths that have been woven around them. Many garden fans would like to cultivate […]

Carthusian pink (Dianthus carthusianorum)
Herbs

Carthusian pink – planting, care and tips

2020-10-22 0

The Carthusian pink was cultivated as a medicinal plant in monastery gardens early on. During the flowering season in summer, the native pink species is a magnet for butterflies in the garden. Profile of Carthusian […]

Flower of sticky catchfly
Pink / Carnation family

Sticky catchfly – planting, care and tips

2020-10-06 0

Unattractive name – great qualities. Sticky catchfly are great plants for the rock garden and for the hillside garden. Read here how you can properly plant and care for the flower. Profile of sticky catchfly: […]