Real Sage (Salvia officinalis) ‘Tricolor’

True Sage Tricolor

Description: True Sage ‘Tricolor’ reaches 30-50 cm in height and 50-100 cm width. True sage produces lobed, elongated, aromatic, slightly glossy, green leaves with white margins. Sometimes they have pink shades. They measure 3-6 cm in length. They bloom from July to August. The flowers are about 2 cm long, blue-purple. We can use sage when we create a fragrance garden. Continue reading “Real Sage (Salvia officinalis) ‘Tricolor’”

Goethe plant (Kalanchoe pinnata)

Goethe plant

Description : Synonyms – Bryophyllum calycinum, Bryophyllum pinnatum, Cotyledon pinnata, Crassula pinnata, Kalanchoe pinnata var. Calcicola, Sedum madagascaricum. The leaves of the Goethe plant are fleshy, serrated. At the indentations of the leaf margins form breeding buds. The flowers are pink, they are panicles and appear in winter.
The height of growth is 1 m.

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Celandine (Chelidonium maius)

Celandine

Description: Celandine is a perennial herb of the poppy family. It reaches 30-80 cm in height. The stems are upright, forked forked. When breaking off a yellow-orange milk juice appears. The lower leaves have a long stem, the upper ones are short stalked, ovate to round. The pale yellow flowers are on long stems, they are arranged in loose inflorescences.
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Autumn Timeless (Colchicum autumnale)

Autumn Timeless

Description: The Autumn Timeless is a geophyte. Height 5-25 cm. In autumn, the funnel-shaped, rosalila, star-shaped flowers appear. In the spring of next year, the large, elongated leaves appear. The tubers are planted in late summer.
Care:
In the wild, the autumn timeless grows on wet meadows or bright forests. The soil fertile, well drained, moist. Continue reading “Autumn Timeless (Colchicum autumnale)”

Cocksfoot herb (Ranunculus ficaria)

Cocksfoot herb

Description: Synonyms – Ficaria verna, other names – Figwort or springcock herb. Scharbockskraut belongs to the family of the Hahnenfußgewächse. The undirrdischer part are root tubers. The nectar-giving, yellow flowers measure about 2 cm in diameter and appear on one or more flower stems. They consist of 8 shiny, elongated petals.
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Dill (Anethum graveolens)

Dill

Description: Dill is an annual plant of the umbelliferae family. It reaches up to 120 m in height. The stem is upright, branched in the upper part. The leaves are three to fourfold pruned. The flowers are small, yellow, they are in umbels. They bloom from July to September. The dill has a pleasant, spicy fragrance and sweet, spicy taste.
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Schopfllavendel (Lavandula stoechas)

Schopfllavendel

Description: The Schopfllavendel is not as hardy as L. angustifolia (only to -7 degrees C) , The leaves are similar to those of the real lavender. The dark purple inflorescences of the Schopfllavendel consist of fertile flowers and barren, larger and very decorative, colorful bracts. They bloom in the late spring and early summer, and repeats in the fall. We can apply them Continue reading “Schopfllavendel (Lavandula stoechas)”

Marsh Marigold (Caltha palustris)

Marigold Marigold

Description: other names – yolk flower. The marsh marigold belongs to the family of the buttercup family. It blooms from spring and is suitable for the garden pond and other swampy spots in the garden. The leaves of the marsh marigold are shiny, round or kidney-shaped, with notched edges. The flowers consist of five petals and appear on branched stems from April to May. Continue reading “Marsh Marigold (Caltha palustris)”

Fennel (Foeniculum capillaceum)

Fennel

Description: Synonyms – F. vulgare. Fennel is a partially hardy, biennial or perennial plant of the umbelliferae family. She is native to the Mediterranean. It is also cultivated as herbs. In the first year it forms a root and a Blattrosette, in next year an inflorescence, which reaches up to 2 m height of growth.
The stem is upright, branched in the upper part. The Continue reading “Fennel (Foeniculum capillaceum)”

Wild garlic (Allium ursinum)

Wild garlic

Description: This plant grows wild in the humid forests of Europe and Asia. It is an onion plant that reaches about 30 cm in height. The leaves are large, broad and shiny, they look like the lily of the valley. They appear in spring and die after flowering. When you rub the leaves, they smell like garlic.
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