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Allium

Allium Ornamental onion/Allium bulb Position: full sun Soil: well-drained soil Flowering period: May-July Foliage: deciduous Hardiness: fully hardy Alliums, also known as ornamentals onions, come in shades of purple, white or yellow. The majority of ornamental onions flowers in early summer. They need full sun and well-drained soil. So avoid soils that are too wet. […]

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Stachys byzantina

  Stachys byzantina Lamb’s ears Position: full sun Soil: well-drained soil Flowering period: June to September Height: 20-70cm Foliage: semi-evergreen Hardiness: fully hardy Stachys byzantina is ideal for a dry, sunny spot as it copes well with dry conditions. It’s also an excellent groundcover plant. Bees and bumblebees love blooms of Stachys byzantina. Varieties Stachys […]

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Ilex crenata

Ilex crenata Box-leaved holly or Japanese holly Position:  full sun or partial shade Soil: well-drained soil Flowering period: May Foliage: evergreen Hardiness: fully hardy Ilex crenata, commonly known as box-leaved holly or Japanese holly, is a useful, tough, evergreen shrub that looks good all year round. This shrub has attractive, small, dark green leaves and […]

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Pachysandra

   Pachysandra terminalis  Japanese spurge Position: full shade, partial shade or full sun Soil: grow in any soil, except very dry soil Flowering period: April to May Height: 0,2-0,3m Foliage: evergreen Hardiness: fully hardy Pachysandra terminalis, commonly known as Japanese spurge, is a neat, evergreen perennial with rosettes of toothed, dark green leaves and tiny […]

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Leaf damage on Viburnum tinus

  Holes in the leaves of Viburnum tinus Symptoms What causes holes in the leaves of Viburnum tinus. Most of the leaf damage is caused by the beige-coloured larvae of the viburnum beetle. They feed on the leaves of the plant from late spring to early summer. Later in the season (August-September) greyish-brown adult beetles […]

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How to get rid of herb robert

  What is herb robert Geranium robertianum, also known as herb robert, is a common annual or biennial weed with pink flowers on red-tinted stems. It flowers from spring to autumn. The deeply divided leaves have a pungent odour. Herb robert grows in partially shady conditions such as woods, hedgerows, along walls and under garden […]

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Crocosmia

Crocosmia Montbretia Position: full or partial shade Soil: humus-rich, well-drained soil Flowering period: July to September Height: 0,6-1,2m Foliage: deciduous Hardiness: needs winter protection in colder areas Crocosmia is a great plant for bringing colour to the garden in mid-summer. This cormous perennial produces attractive sword-like leaves and funnel-shaped flowers on arching stems. Crocosmia grows […]

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Pennisetum Plant Combinations

  What plants go well with pennisetum Ornamental grasses like pennisetums will look good with a range of garden plants. Discover 4 lovely plant combinations for pennisetum (fountain grass) below. Alchemilla mollis Echinacea Helenium Buxus sempervirens Alchemilla mollis              Pennisetum alopecuriodes Helenium ‘Moerbei Beauty’  Pennisetum a. ‘Hameln’ Echinacea p. ‘White […]

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Hydrangea petiolaris

  Hydrangea petiolaris Climbing hydrangea Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: fertile, well-drained soil Flowering period: June to August Height: 5m Foliage: deciduous Hardiness: fully hardy Varieties Hydrangea petiolaris Hydrangea petiolaris is a lovely, deciduous climber, bearing gorgeous white flower heads with green, oval leaves that turn yellow in autumn. It grows slowly at […]

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ilex aquifolium

  Ilex aquifolium Common Holly Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: well-drained, humus-rich soil Flowering period: May to June Foliage: evergreen Hardiness: fully hardy Ilex aquifolium, commonly known as holly, is a useful shrub that will add interest to the garden all year round. This shrub or tree has usually spiny leaves with white […]

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Euphorbia

  Euphorbia Spurge Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: well-drained soil Flowering period: April to June Foliage: evergreen Hardiness: fully hardy (may need winter protection) Many Euphorbias are highly valued for their architectural qualities and spring colour. They are reliable plants, easy to grow. Most Euphorbias prefer full sun or partial shade and are […]