Vanilla Flower: Planting And Caring For The Solstices

Vanilla Flower: Planting And Caring For The Solstices

The vanilla flower, also known as the solstice or heliotrope, is a wonderfully fragrant eye-catcher for every garden or balcony. We introduce you to the most beautiful solstice species and show you how to properly plant and care for South American beauty. Vanilla flower: flowering time, origin and characteristics The vanilla flower ( Heliotropium arborescens…

Hibernating Agapanthus: Tips For Hibernation Of African Lily

Hibernating Agapanthus: Tips For Hibernation Of African Lily

The question arises again and again whether the popular agapanthus (also called African lily) is hardy or has to be overwintered. We show you how and where to properly wintered Agapanthus and how to maintain the container plant in winter. A real beauty has made it to Europe from southern Africa: the African lily (…

Geranium: Location, Planting Time And Accompanying Plants

Geranium: Location, Planting Time And Accompanying Plants

Here you can find out everything about planting standing and hanging geraniums, the optimal location, and the right accompanying plants. Geraniums or pelargonium, as the plant is called with its botanical name, with their sea of flowers are a real feast for the eyes for the balcony at home. This genus includes around 250 different…

Passion Flower (Passiflora): How Care Of The Beautiful Plant

Passion Flower (Passiflora): How Care Of The Beautiful Plant

The unusual flowers of the exotic cast a spell on everyone. We show what you should consider when planting and caring for the passionflower in the garden. The extravagant flowers of the passionflower ( Passiflora ) not only leave room for inspiration but are also a real eye-catcher in your own garden. They are available…

Cyclamen Species: Variety Between Bedding And Houseplant

Cyclamen Species: Variety Between Bedding And Houseplant

Both in the house and the bed, the cyclamen cuts a fine figure in the cold season. But how do the different types differ? The variety of cyclamen does not stop with pink-blooming houseplants on grandma’s kitchen window sill. The primrose family (Primulaceae) offers different flowering times in winter/spring or summer/autumn, depending on the species,…

Bellflower: Everything You Need To Know About Planting And Caring For The Campanula

Bellflower: Everything You Need To Know About Planting And Caring For The Campanula

The beautiful bluebells ring in the summer. Here you can find out everything you need to know from planting to caring for the bluebell in the garden. The graceful bellflower ( campanula ) seems to have sprung from the world of fairies. Let yourself be enchanted by their beautiful, delicate flowers and add their summer…