10 Beautiful Hardy Perennials And Robust Species

10 Beautiful Hardy Perennials And Robust Species

Perennials are inherently perennial plants that outlast the winter. However, they tolerate cold and frost differently. Everyone who works in the garden knows the term “perennial”. But what distinguishes them from bushes or trees and why is there nothing left of the plant in winter? The perennials are herbaceous, perennial plants whose aboveground parts of…

Fertilizing Hydrangeas: Tips On Timing And Procedure

Fertilizing Hydrangeas: Tips On Timing And Procedure

To develop their full bloom, hydrangeas need to be properly fertilized. When, how, and with which fertilizer you should fertilize your hydrangeas, you can find out here. Hydrangea includes in our gardens of the absolute classics and has thereby lost none of its charms. To benefit from your flowering dream, it is important to regularly…

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…

Sage: A Portrait Of The Rich Variety Of Culinary And Incense Herbs

Sage: A Portrait Of The Rich Variety Of Culinary And Incense Herbs

You know sage from your garden. Few people know about its diversity of species and varieties: peach sage, honeydew melon sage, and others. The sage ( Salvia ), which belongs to the mint family, is one of the most versatile herbal plants that can be grown in your own garden. Scientifically known as Salvia, the…

Organic Fertilizer: Properties, Effects, Advantages And Disadvantages

Organic Fertilizer: Properties, Effects, Advantages And Disadvantages

Organic fertilizers promise a sprouting garden with a clear conscience. We take a closer look at the advantages and disadvantages of organic fertilization. Organic fertilizers often give off an unpleasant smell but are still on everyone’s lips. The ominous brown mixes seem to be a boon to garden fertility and nature’s health. In this article,…

Chili: Everything You Need To Know About Planting, Caring For And Wintering

Chili: Everything You Need To Know About Planting, Caring For And Wintering

The hot chili comes from hot regions, but can also be grown here. We give tips about planting, caring for, and wintering chili. Gourmets with a green thumb cannot avoid growing their own chilies ( Capsicum ) in the garden. Chilies have been giving dishes the right kick in Asian and Latin American cuisine for…

Borage: How To Planting, Caring For And Harvesting The Cucumber Herb

Borage: How To Planting, Caring For And Harvesting The Cucumber Herb

The popular cucumber herb is often found in cottage gardens. This article will walk you through everything you need to know about buying, planting, and caring for borage. Borage ( Borago officinalis ) is a real wonder herb – wonderfully fragrant and tasty, with beautiful flowers that not only adorn your garden but also attract…