Cucumbers: Detecting and Fighting Diseases

Anyone who grows cucumbers must expect that diseases and pests can spread from time to time. Find out how to recognize and combat them here.

Detecting and controlling cucumber diseases The bottle of mildew attacks mainly cucumbers

Cucumbers are originally from subtropical regions, so they need a lot of heat in our gardens. If the summer turns out cool, then the plants can be quite susceptible to various diseases.

That’s why many hobby gardeners prefer to grow them in the warmer greenhouse. (Reading Continue reading “Cucumbers: Detecting and Fighting Diseases”

Stendelwurz “Sabine” – Cultivating, nurturing and wintering

Orchids are rarely found in the garden. And that, although there are so many beautiful and easy-care varieties. For example the Stendelwurz “Sabine”.

Stendelroot Sabine © moonlightchen – Fotolia.com

Orchids at the window are not uncommon. Orchids in the garden, however, can not be found everywhere. Maybe it’s because the species usually prefer different site conditions. Here, insecurity quickly spreads. In addition, some are rather sensitive and require the hobby gardener from Continue reading “Stendelwurz “Sabine” – Cultivating, nurturing and wintering”

Tree Roots from Neighboring Property Damage to

Tree Roots Can Do Damage Tree Roots Can Do Damage

What to do if Tree Roots from Neighboring Property grow on your own and cause damage , eg clogging at paths or the terrace or even pipes?

Are you allowed to remove these roots? Does the neighbor have to do that? Does the neighbor have to pay for the damage?

Step by step:

  • You may remove the roots yourself, but not immediately. You must first give the neighbor the opportunity to do so yourself. If the Continue reading “Tree Roots from Neighboring Property Damage to”
  • Klivie: Recognizing and treating care errors and pests

    Klivien are beautiful plants that are unfortunately only a little maintenance-intensive. For one thing, you can, for example, Pests and other malpractices.

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    The exotic Klivie belongs with its dark green leaves and the bright bloom umbels to the most popular indoor plants. It is insensitive to diseases. What at first glance looks like a plant disease is mostly just the result of wrong care. Some pests, Continue reading “Klivie: Recognizing and treating care errors and pests”

    Foundlings in the garden – Tips for selection, design and care

    They were already used in the Stone Age and are still used today: boulders. We’ll show you how to use them to design your garden.

    boulders are great eye-catchers boulders are great eye-catchers

    If yours If you want to enhance your garden with particularly attractive natural stones, you should go for a boulder. These natural stones are not only real eye-catchers in the garden, they usually also tell a story. After all, boulders are stones that were transported through glaciers during ice ages Continue reading “Foundlings in the garden – Tips for selection, design and care”

    Make Coke Herb Lemonade – It’s so easy

    Cola is full of sugar and is unhealthy. Not if you make the Coke yourself. All you need is cola-cabbage.

    Cola-cabbage can really be made into cola From healthy cola. Herb can really be made Cola

    Cola is one of the world’s most popular soft drinks and has been indispensable in the supermarket for decades. Especially children love coke and sodas, but what many parents do not like to see, after all, these drinks with their high sugar content are not unjustifiably considered fattening and caries causers. Continue reading “Make Coke Herb Lemonade – It’s so easy”

    Planting Tarragon: Site, Planting and Planting Tips

    Those who want to plant tarragon in the garden should follow our simple, step-by-step guide to a rich harvest of aromatic herbs nothing more in the way.

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    There is probably nothing more beautiful than fruits and vegetables from our own garden. But also herbs from the own cultivation are a fine thing. If you would like to grow tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus) this year, you should buy the Continue reading “Planting Tarragon: Site, Planting and Planting Tips”

    Cooking carrots – explained step by step

    By cooking, the shelf life of vegetables can be extended considerably. Read on to find out more about cooking carrots.

    Cooking carrots Instructions Cooked carrots last up to 12 months

    Meanwhile you get lots of fruit – And vegetables in the winter months to buy from us. This has meant that cooking has lost some importance, because a certain amount of work is involved. But especially in winter, a carrot salad made from cooked tubers tastes particularly delicious.

    Especially if you Continue reading “Cooking carrots – explained step by step”

    Flower colors and their meaning – We clarify

    Do you have a garden? If so, then you surely know the flower colors and their meaning? No? Well, let’s get that over here quickly.

    Say it Say it “through the flower”

    The color variety of the flowers in our garden beds is inexhaustible and that is why people have assigned different meanings to flower colors for many centuries. But next to the red rose, which is a symbol of love, few people know that almost all flower colors have a meaning. And we would like to bring Continue reading “Flower colors and their meaning – We clarify”

    Increase coral shrub – Seeds and cuttings make it easy

    The coral shrub is an extremely popular houseplant due to its beauty. The great thing: he can be easily reproduced. This works with seeds and cuttings.

    You can harvest the seeds yourself You can harvest the seeds yourself The coral shrub beautifies every sunny one with its magnificent red flowers Garden. The exotic container plant also works well on the terrace. However, make more out of your extraordinary shrub and remove seeds or cuttings for propagation.

    If you do not have your own coral Continue reading “Increase coral shrub – Seeds and cuttings make it easy”