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 […]

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 […]

Autumn fern (Dryopteris erythrosora)
Wood fern family

Autumn fern – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-11 0

The autumn fern provides with its red coloured fronds a beautiful play of colors at partially shady garden places. This is how you plant and care for the fern properly. Profile of autumn fern: Scientific […]

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 […]

Heartleaf foamflower (Tiarella cordifolia)
Saxifrage family

Heartleaf foamflower – planting, care and tips

2020-11-17 0

The heartleaf foamflower is an abundantly flowering small shrub that quickly forms carpet-like populations. Here are information about the pretty ground cover and how to care for. Profile of heartleaf foamflower: Scientific name: Tiarella cordifolia […]

Great masterwort (Astrantia major)

Great masterwort – planting, care and tips

2020-11-11 0

Easy to care for and attractive: Masterworts are becoming increasingly popular as accompanying perennials in partially shaded beds. Here is how to plant and care for the great masterwort. Profile of great masterwort: Scientific name: […]

Christmas rose (Helleborus niger)
Buttercup family

Christmas rose – planting, care and tips

2020-10-16 0

Even at Christmas time, Christmas roses inspire with their elegant flowers in the bed and pot. Here we present the winter flowering perennial and give important tips on planting and care. Profile of Christmas rose: […]