Solomon's seal (Polygonatum multiflorum)
Asparagus family

Solomon’s seal – info, planting, care and tips

2021-04-29 0

Solomon’s seal is a distinctly attractive perennial for the shade with pretty white flower bells. This is how to plant and care for it. Profile of Solomon’s seal: Scientific name: Polygonatum multiflorum Plant family: asparagus […]

Bleeding heart (Lamprocapnos spectabilis)
Poppy family

Bleeding heart – info, planting, care and tips

2021-04-09 0

Bleeding heart decorates the bed in the light shade with gracefully bent flower stalks. This is how to plant and care for the plant. Profile of bleeding heart: Scientific name: Lamprocapnos spectabilis, syn. Dicentra spectabilis […]

Irish-moss (Sagina subulata)
Pink / Carnation family

Irish-moss – info, planting, care and tips

2021-03-31 0

The small, easy to care for and vigorous Irish-moss can be used in many ways in the garden as ground cover, rockery plant or lawn substitute. Profile of Irish-moss: Scientific name: Sagina subulata Plant family: […]

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 […]

Black mondo grass (Ophiopogon planiscapus)
Asparagus family

Black mondo grass – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-16 0

With its black leaves and the advantageously contrasting white flowers, the black mondo grass is a real eye-catcher among the otherwise colorful variety of ornamental plants. Profile of black mondo grass: Scientific name: Ophiopogon planiscapus […]

Siberian bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla)
Borage family

Siberian bugloss – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-10 0

With its sky-blue flowers and heart-shaped leaves, the Siberian bugloss is an ideal ground cover. This is how to plant and care for the great forget-me-not. Profile of Siberian bugloss: Scientific name: Brunnera macrophylla Plant […]

Quaking grass (Briza media)
Grasses

Quaking grass – info, planting, care and tips

2021-02-08 0

The quaking grass (Briza media) is a real eye-catcher in every garden with its delicate inflorescences. Here is how you can plant and care for this ornamental grass. Profile of quaking grass: Scientific name: Briza […]

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 […]