Privy Councilor Dr. Oldenburg: the apple variety in portrait

Privy Councilor Dr. Oldenburg: the apple variety in portrait

The apple variety ‘Privy Councilor Dr. Oldenburg ‘is an old German breed, which is also known under the names’ Privy Councilor Oldenburg’ and ‘Oldenburg’. We introduce you to the apple and explain everything you should know about cultivation, care and the like. The ‘Privy Councilor Dr. Oldenburg ‘carries large, colorful apples [Photo: Sarawut Aiemsinsuk /…

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…

Properly Caring for Rosemary: Cutting, Fertilizing and Wintering

Properly Caring for Rosemary: Cutting, Fertilizing and Wintering

Rosemary is one of the most popular Mediterranean culinary herbs. However, some care measures are required for successful cultivation. Pour rosemary and fertilize It is essential to avoid waterlogging when growing this aromatic subshrub. Nevertheless, the rosemary ( Rosmarinus officinalis ) should not be neglected when it comes to watering, as one can do, for…

White Cabbage Varieties: Presentation Of New (F1) And Well-Tried Varieties

White Cabbage Varieties: Presentation Of New (F1) And Well-Tried Varieties

Overview of new and well-tried varieties of white cabbage. These differ mainly in the weight of the cabbage, harvest time and shelf life. The white cabbage is divided into early, medium and late ripening varieties. There are also special varieties for commercial processing that differ from fresh varieties. The numerous types of white cabbage differ…