Caigua (Cyclanthera pedata)
Vegetable plants

Caigua: planting, caring and harvesting

2023-01-25 0

The caigua (Cyclanthera pedata), also known as the Inca cucumber, is widespread in Peru, but not widely grown elsewhere. Here is how you can grow this annual climber at home and produce its distinctive horn-shaped […]

a blueberry shrub
Gardening advice & tips

How to plant blueberries correctly

2022-10-27 0

Blueberries are popular shrubs for the orchard, but they have special requirements for soil and location. Like rhododendrons, the plants belong to the heather family and need a humus-rich, lime-free and evenly moist soil. Cultivated […]

a small apple tree in a garden
Gardening advice & tips

Planting fruit trees: What to consider

2022-10-21 0

A lot can go wrong when planting a fruit tree. Here are some tips on the right tree size and a step-by-step guide on how to do it correctly. If you want your fruit trees […]

rhubarb plant
Gardening advice & tips

Rhubarb: planting tips

2022-10-17 0

To plant new rhubarb (Rheum rhabarbarum), fall is the ideal time. From the location and the right soil to the recommended planting depth: this is what you should pay attention to. When planting rhubarb, the […]

herbs ready for planting
Garden planning

Planting herbs: This is how it succeeds

2022-08-25 0

Planting herbs: This is how it succeeds DtTitel SEO-Title: EngTitel – Recipe SEO-Beschreibung: There’s a herb for everything, as the saying goes. Conversely, however, herbs only grow if you plant them in the right place […]

Gardening advice & tips

Planting clematis: How it is done

2022-08-16 0

Clematis is suitable for greening walls, arbors and trellises. Planting time for this popular climbing plant is August. With this planting guide clematis will grow safely. There are several groups of clematis with different growth […]

strawberry plant with strawberry
Gardening advice & tips

Strawberries: Planting, care and interesting facts

2022-08-11 0

Harvesting sweet strawberries from your own garden is a special treat. With these tips on planting and care, growing them will succeed. Origin of the strawberry Strawberries (Fragaria) belong to the rose family (Rosaceae) and […]

gardening in august
Gardening advice & tips

Plants you can sow and plant in August

2022-08-02 0

By August, the harvest of many vegetables is already in and there is room in the bed again – for lettuce, kale and radishes, for example. Vegetables with short growing seasons are best suited for […]

Garden planning

Planting gooseberries – This is how to do it

2022-07-13 0

Healthy, delicious and easy to care for in the right location, gooseberries are popular for a reason. However, everyone should follow these tips when growing gooseberries. Gooseberries love loose, fresh and nutritious soil, as well […]