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 […]

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: […]

Lesser periwinkle (Vinca minor)
Dogbane family

Lesser periwinkle – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-25 0

From mid-April, the lesser periwinkle shows its beautiful blue flowers. Here you can read how to properly plant and care for Vinca minor in the garden. Profile of lesser periwinkle: Scientific name: Vinca minor Plant […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hedgerow cranesbill (Geranium endressii)
Geranium / Cranesbill family

Hedgerow cranesbill – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-20 0

The hedgerow cranesbill presents its delicate pink flowers in summer. This is how planting and caring for this ground-cover plant is successful. Profile of hedgerow cranesbill: Scientific name: Geranium endressii Plant family: geranium family (Geraniaceae) […]

Giant-rhubarb (Gunnera manicata)
Gunneraceae family

Giant-rhubarb – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-19 0

The giant-rhubarb (Gunnera manicata) with its huge leaves is an absolute eye-catcher in the garden. Especially the oasis of calm at the garden pond is a great way to put the spotlight on it. The […]

Flower of foxglove (Digitalis purpurea)
Plantain family

Foxglove – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-18 0

Foxglove is a charming eye-catcher on the sunny or partially shady edge of a wood. This is the right way to plant and care for plant. Profile of foxglove: Scientific name: Digitalis purpurea Plant family: […]