Wintering Lilies: Tips And Tricks From The Experts

Wintering Lilies: Tips And Tricks From The Experts

Lilies can delight with their flowering for several years. It is important to know how to properly overwinter the lily. Lilies ( Lilium ) with their impressive flowers transform every garden and balcony into a midsummer night’s dream. But what happens to the exotic onion plants when summer ends and the first frost arrives? Most…

Festuca Arundinacea: Everything About The Fescue At A Glance

Festuca Arundinacea: Everything About The Fescue At A Glance

We explain everything important about the properties and varieties of the fescue ( Festuca arundinacea ) and show the use of fescue seeds in lawns. Many plants are true survivors, but the fescue ( Festuca arundinacea ) takes the discipline of indestructibility to extremes. Hardly any adversity in its environment can stop its growth. In…

Red Star Renette: Taste, Cultivation & Harvest

Red Star Renette: Taste, Cultivation & Harvest

The ‘Rote Sternrenette’ used to be the classic Christmas apple because of its almost perfectly star-shaped peel points. The old variety is still very popular today because of its good taste and robustness. The red star reed forms conspicuous lenticels on its shell [Photo: IZO / Shutterstock.com] The ‘Red Star Renette’ used to be widespread…

Artichoke Varieties: Tried And Tested And New Varieties At A Glance

Artichoke Varieties: Tried And Tested And New Varieties At A Glance

There are countless types of artichokes that can be grown in the USA. Before you rush to buy seeds, you should know the varieties of artichoke. The artichoke season begins with the sowing, which should usually take place in the first days of March. Growing the Mediterranean delicacy in your own garden is also very…

Raised Bed Layers: Structure And Number Of Layers In The Raised Bed

Raised Bed Layers: Structure And Number Of Layers In The Raised Bed

The correct filling of a raised bed is essential for healthy plants and a rich harvest. We explain which layers belong in a raised bed and what purpose they serve. After building a raised bed, the filling is the last step before sowing and planting. A system made up of different layers has proven its…