Japanese painted fern (Athyrium niponicum)
Ladyfern family

Japanese painted fern – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-26 0

The Japanese painted fern is a striking fern with metallic leaf coloration. This is how you plant and care for it. Profile of Japanese painted fern: Scientific name: Athyrium niponicum Plant family: ladyfern family (Athyriaceae) […]

Sweet cicely (Myrrhis odorata)
Umbellifers

Sweet cicely – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-22 0

The sweet cicely is an easy-care herb and medicinal plant that looks very attractive even in a perennial bed. This is how you plant and care for it. Profile of sweet cicely: Scientific name: Myrrhis […]

Tasteless stonecrop (Sedum sexangulare)
Stonecrop family

Tasteless stonecrop – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-11 0

The rather unspectacular flowering of tasteless stonecrop is compensated by the dense leaf cushions, which grow even in difficult locations and remain present over winter. Profile of tasteless stonecrop: Scientific name: Sedum sexangulare Plant family: […]

Purple cranesbill (Geranium x magnificum)
Geranium / Cranesbill family

Purple cranesbill – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-05 0

The purple cranesbill really lives up to its name. It even blooms twice a year with these tips for planting and care. Profile of purple cranesbill: Scientific name: Geranium x magnificum Plant family: cranesbill family […]

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 […]

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 butterbur (Petasites hybridus)
Daisy / Aster family

Butterbur – info, planting, care and tips

2021-01-13 0

The butterbur is an exceptional ground cover for the water’s edge and damp soils and is particularly recommended for larger gardens. Here are tips for planting and care. Profile of butterbur: Scientific name: Petasites hybridus […]

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 […]