Planting and transplanting perennials: when is it ideal?

Perennials come in many different types and shapes. Nevertheless, planting and transplanting perennials is not a secret science. Because the right planting time for it is either in autumn or in spring. perennials The term “perennial” is mainly used by gardeners. But it can also be found in botanical identification books. In gardeners’ language, perennials are flowering plants that…

Chrysanthemum location: 6 important criteria

Chrysanthemums are decorative flowering plants that can beautify autumn. However, the plants only unfold their true splendor in the right location. Here we reveal what the ideal chrysanthemum location should look like. light The chrysanthemum ( Chrysanthemum ) needs sufficient light to develop a lush bloom. However, the following applies: the brighter the plant is, the more magnificently it flowers…

Cut hostas: when and how? | care for hostas

Hostas are perennial and hardy plants. Also known as heart leaf lilies or hosta, they inspire with their decorative foliage and flowers from early summer. They are easy to care for. In addition to the right watering, fertilizing and optimal choice of location, cutting can also be useful. There are a number of things to consider, especially when it…

4 ideal hosta fertilizers | Does blue grain make sense?

Funkien, also called Hosta , are also known under the name heart leaf lilies. The plant belongs to the perennial perennials and is hardy. The decorative leaves in particular add variety to the garden, as do the decorative flowers. To ensure that the hostas sprout again quickly after the winter and develop a rich bloom in summer, they need the…

Hostas: the 10 most common diseases and pests

Thanks to its extraordinarily decorative leaf colors and markings, the hosta, also known as the heart leaf lily, is one of the most beautiful ornamental leaf perennials. The colors range from different shades of green to yellow and almost creamy white to a radiant blue. Many of these deciduous perennials are real collector’s items. Unfortunately, diseases and pests…

Angelonia angustifolia – varieties, care and wintering

A floral gem for the lavishly blooming summer garden causes a sensation among hobby gardeners. If you are enthusiastic about cultivating opulent rarities in the bed and on the balcony, you cannot avoid Angelonia angustifolia. Its majestic spikes of flowers, covered with large lamiform flowers, adorn the garden non-stop from May to October. Let yourself be carried away…

Hosta species: 11 decorative hosta varieties

Thanks to numerous hosta species, the shady garden corner is no longer a cheerless blemish in the overall picture of the home oasis. Hosta varieties are not only known for their decorative appearance, but also thrive in places where it is much too dark for other plants. Whether it should be the timeless classic or a decorative…

Hostas: when is the best time to plant Hosta

It’s not the flowers, but the gorgeous leaves that explain the popularity of hostas. The decorative foliage plants from Asia are also known as sweetheart lilies. They belong to the hosta plant genus. A variety of crossings and variations are commercially available. Hardly any hobby gardener can resist these impressive foliage colors. When is the best time to plant hostas…

location of hostas | Does hosta tolerate sun?

Hostas are pretty, easy to care for and a great design element for any garden. To be more precise: for almost every garden! Because there may be one or the other who cannot offer this perennial a suitable location. However, this is a decisive factor for their development. It is about the life-giving sun. The hosta would like to hide…

Leaf problems on hostas: yellow leaves, holes & Co

Hostas are the stars in shady locations in the garden. There, however, they are threatened by predators that cause holes in the leaves. In addition, some varieties are very sensitive if the location is not suitable. The result can be yellowish discoloration, which also occurs when the plants are damaged by diseases. The leaf problems on hostas can be…