Making Lawns Winterproof And Overwintering: Tips From The Experts

Making Lawns Winterproof And Overwintering: Tips From The Experts

How can you best prepare lawns for a possibly harsh winter? We have helpful expert tips for wintering your lawn. Over a third of all Americans have a garden – and therefore usually a lawn as well. While the potted plants are mothballed and the roses are lovingly covered with winter protection, the lawn often…

Repotting Carnivorous Plants: Video Instructions And Care Tips

Repotting Carnivorous Plants: Video Instructions And Care Tips

Carnivores as ornamental plants are all the rage. We show you how to properly repot carnivorous plants and what to consider when caring for them. Video instructions for repotting carnivorous plants More and more people are interested in carnivorous plants. No wonder, after all, the exotic houseplants are absolutely fascinating and often an extraordinary eye-catcher….

Organic-Mineral Fertilizer: Properties And Effects

Organic-Mineral Fertilizer: Properties And Effects

Again and again, you come across mixed organic-mineral fertilizers. We explain what this is all about, how they work, and name their advantages and disadvantages. The mineral and organic fertilizers seem to be opposites. But doesn’t it always say that opposites attract each other? Mineral and organic fertilizers also go better together than you might…

Preserving Tomatoes: Drying, Pickling And Canning

Preserving Tomatoes: Drying, Pickling And Canning

Surplus tomatoes can be preserved well. Here you will find all information about drying, pickling, preserving, and freezing tomatoes.  Who does not know it: In the spring the eyes were bigger than the actual “hunger for tomatoes”. And suddenly you have countless tomato plants in your own garden, the harvest of which quickly exceeds…

Tomatoes In The Raised Bed: Procedure And Suitable Varieties

Tomatoes In The Raised Bed: Procedure And Suitable Varieties

In addition to various types of vegetables, tomatoes can also be successfully grown in raised beds. Here you can find out what you should consider when choosing the variety and growing tomatoes on the raised bed. A raised bed not only makes gardening easier and protects your back, but can also be implemented in problematic…

Compost As A Fertilizer: Properties, Effects And Application

Compost As A Fertilizer: Properties, Effects And Application

Garden and kitchen waste can be used as fertilizer for your plants and is also good for your soil. Here you can find out everything about fertilizing with compost. The term “compost” comes from the Latin compositus, which means something like “composed”. Compost can be made from a wide variety of organic waste. And as…