Blue plantain lily (Hosta ventricosa)
Asparagus family

Blue plantain lily – planting, care and tips

2020-10-02 0

The blue plantain lily has the most beautiful blossoms in the entire plantain lilies kingdom: the dark violet-blue bells stand in long racemes that appear really lush. Profile of blue plantain lily: Scientific name: Hosta […]

Spotted dead-nettle (Lamium maculatum)
Mint family

Spotted dead-nettle – planting, care and tips

2020-10-02 0

The spotted dead-nettle with its variegated leaves is a beautiful ground cover. This is what you should pay attention to when planting and caring for. Profile of spotted dead-nettle: Scientific name: Lamium maculatum Plant family: […]

Spiderwort (Tradescantia) with white flower
Spiderwort family

Spiderwort – planting, care and tips

2020-10-01 0

With its three petals, the spiderwort is a special eye-catcher in the garden. The tender perennial quickly forms large cluster in fresh and moist locations. Profile of spiderwort: Scientific name: Tradescantia Plant family: spiderwort family […]

Maiden silvergrass (Miscanthus sinensis)

Maiden silvergrass – planting, care and tips

2020-09-29 0

With its fine flower panicles, the maiden silvergrass is one of the most striking plants in the herbaceous border. This is how to plant and care for the ornamental grass properly. Profile of maiden silvergrass: […]

Basket of gold (Aurinia saxatilis)
Mustard family

Basket of gold – planting, care and tips

2020-09-24 0

The basket of gold sets pretty yellow accents in the rock garden in spring and is predestined for dry places in the garden. Profile of basket of gold: Scientific name: Aurinia saxatilis; formerly Alyssum saxatile […]

Adam’s needle (Yucca filamentosa)
Asparagus family

Adam’s needle – planting, care and tips

2020-09-21 0

The Adam’s needle is extremely undemanding. It grows easily on all well-drained soils and shows its magnificent inflorescences in midsummer. Here you will find all the important information about the perennial. Profile of Adam’s needle: […]

Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus)
Pink / Carnation family

Sweet William – planting, care and tips

2020-09-14 0

“Divine flower” – this is roughly how the botanical name of Dianthus barbatus can be translated. This name is no coincidence, because standing in full bloom, sweet William even outstrip roses as “Queen of Flowers”. […]


Blue fescue – planting, care and tips

2020-09-09 1

The blue fescue appeals with its blue-green color and is wonderful for the steppe and rock garden. This is how to properly plant and maintain the grass. Profile of blue fescue: Scientific name: Festuca glauca […]

Balloon flower
Bellflower family

Balloon flower – planting, care and tips

2020-08-28 0

In high summer, many plants have their best time and present themselves with great flowers. For some, this phase doesn’t last long. The flowers wither and the plants begin to produce seeds. The balloon flower, […]