Spindle tree: growth & care

Spindle tree: growth & care

In this article, you will learn everything there is to know about planting and caring for spindle trees. On top of that, we will tell you whether spindle trees are poisonous and whether they are winter hardy. Spindle trees (Euonymus) are incredibly versatile. The intensely…

Growing begonias: planting, overwintering & tips for begonia care

Growing begonias: planting, overwintering & tips for begonia care

Begonias produce splendid flowers when cared for properly. Here you can find out everything about planting and caring for begonias with tips for extra-long flowering. Surely you have heard of the begonia (Begonia) with its one-of-a-kind crooked leaves. You have likely seen them around or…

Pruning cherry trees: the best time & method for pruning cherries

Pruning cherry trees: the best time & method for pruning cherries

When do you prune cherry trees? Is there a difference when cutting young and old cherry trees? How to cut sour and sweet cherries? Find out everything you need to know about pruning cherry trees here. Many gardeners aspire having their very own fruit tree…

Watercress: growth, care & benefits

Watercress: growth, care & benefits

Watercress is full of benefits for human health and it is often used to refine and decorate dishes. Learn everything you need to know about growing watercress here. Watercress (Nasturtium), or yellowcress, is a species of aquatic herbs, which is often used to enrich certain…

Planting Raspberries – A how-to guide to a great harvest

Planting Raspberries – A how-to guide to a great harvest

Raspberries are a healthy and sweet fruit – which grows across countries all around the world. In this short guide we will give you the most important tips on how to plant and grow your own raspberries. Raspberries (Rubus idaeus) are a true powerfood –…

Olive trees in pots: planting, pruning & fertilising potted olive trees

Olive trees in pots: planting, pruning & fertilising potted olive trees

Olive trees in pots can help add a touch of the Mediterranean to your garden or balcony. Here, we will show you how to take care of potted olive trees and what is important for overwintering them. Olive trees (Olea europea) are used to the…

Growing hostas: varieties, ideal conditions & care

Growing hostas: varieties, ideal conditions & care

The best feature of the beautiful leafy ornamental shrub called hosta is its simple elegance. Here you can learn how to grow hostas – from planting to how to care for hostas. Not all places in the garden are spoiled by the sun and it…

Evening primrose: growing, varieties & benefits

Evening primrose: growing, varieties & benefits

With its beautiful flowers, the common evening primrose steals the show from all the other plants in the garden. In this article, we will tell you what you need to consider when growing evening primrose and what are the benefits of using evening primrose. When…

Pruning roses: expert tips on how and when is best

Pruning roses: expert tips on how and when is best

When and how to cut roses? In this article, we will show you how to prune roses correctly and what you should pay attention to when cutting back roses. Cutting various types of roses (Rosa) is not as difficult as is often assumed. Even hobby…

Growing climbing hydrangeas: tips on varieties, care & propagation

Growing climbing hydrangeas: tips on varieties, care & propagation

Everything about climbing hydrangea – from planting and propagation to different varieties, including expert advice on the toxicity and care of the climbing hydrangea – can be found in this article. Climbing hydrangeas (Hydrangea petiolaris) are becoming increasingly popular among hobbyist gardeners. And now wonder:…