Rhododendrons are very popular with hobby gardeners. They are actually very easy to care for and bring beautiful full flowers in bright colors in early spring. And although a rhododendron is actually considered to be very easy to care for, there is a lot you can do wrong here. Cutting the rhododendron, for example, is particularly uncertain.
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The creeping Günsel brings magical splashes of color to the lawn, but if he spreads too much, you won't be able to control him anymore. Read here about the methods with which it can be removed. © etfoto - Fotolia.com The creeping Günsel has a pretty blossom and with its shiny, evergreen foliage is an ornament for every garden even in winter.
When moving plants, the fine roots can be damaged. However, this can cause considerable damage to the roots. You can find out how to avoid this here. © RAM - Fotolia.com If you want to move a plant in the garden to give it a better location or simply to improve the garden image, it can happen that fine roots are accidentally removed when digging out the crop.
Good lighting in the garden creates cosiness and, above all, ensures safety. We give inspiration, your personal taste decides! As long as the sun is shining, everything is beautiful, but it is hardly getting dark when you are groping in the garden. Light in the garden must be for safety reasons and is a real eye-catcher in many cases.
A lawn is most fun when it is beautiful to look at and has no gaps. I will show you 5 methods of how you can close gaps. © schab - Fotolia.com Barbecue evenings with friends, building up the swing in the spring, playing games with children and pets or uninvited visits to voles and moles - our lawn does not have it easy.
With the right patio lighting, you can create a stylish atmosphere. We present 5 ideas here. © adobe.stock - Photographee.eu Come home in the evening after a hard day's work, put your legs up and end the wonderful summer day on the terrace - simply relaxing.
Whether for a romantic meal or a celebration - the evening hours in the garden pavilion are difficult to enjoy without enough light. These 4 ideas provide a remedy. Ceiling lights Spending time in the garden means much more than work. After all, a garden is not just for growing fruit, vegetables and herbs.
You can create your own colorful world with perennials in the garden. But which plants are perennials and which are not? © AnnaReinert / stock.adobe.com Everyone's dream is to create their own world with blossoming landscapes. Most amateur gardeners have long since realized this dream.
Lawn is usually sown again in autumn, but sometimes it is unavoidable to renew the lawn in summer. Too many weeds, holes, brown spots and stains or moss make the lawn not look good? Then it may be time to completely replace the lawn.
Nobody wants blazing sun on the balcony or terrace, but which sun protection suits me? We give tips and suggest possibilities. © js-photo - Fotolia.com It is one of my absolute favorite places - 6 meters long and 4 meters wide - our terrace! With direct access from the living room, I am outside as often as possible - even if only to get some fresh air.
If you need a power connection in the garden, you cannot avoid laying an underground cable. Our step-by-step instructions reveal how to proceed. © boophuket - Fotolia.com If you love your garden, you don't just care for it. Because in order to be able to illuminate the garden beautifully in the dark or to supply various electrical garden installations and devices, electricity is required.
Too much heat can have bad consequences for the garden pond. The increased algae growth can cause the pond to tip over and thus endanger the fish living in it. Optimal pond maintenance in summer can prevent this. © white78 - Fotolia.com A garden pond is the oasis of calm in a garden.
Boring and dreary - this is how a garden pond looks without lighting in the evenings. With effective light accents, you can create a breathtaking oasis of wellbeing. We show you different options. What could be nicer than sitting on the terrace on a mild summer evening, enjoying the peace and looking at what has been done so far?
Only candles are too boring for you and you are still looking for the right lighting for your garden party? With these 5 tips you not only make the garden shine, but also the eyes of your guests. In a survey, 71 percent indicated that they liked to go to a garden party and also like to furnish one themselves.
Electricity prices know only one trend: upwards. But do you want to do without lighting in the garden? No! Simply rely on garden lighting without electricity. Even without electricity, you can create an atmospheric atmosphere. Saving, saving, saving - it's getting really annoying, isn't it?
When winter comes, there is nothing better than beautiful Christmas lights in the garden. Our creative ideas show what this can look like. Lights create an atmospheric atmosphere In the dark season, cozy lighting is particularly important. In the Advent season, garden lovers like to rely on atmospheric decorations in the Christmas glow.
With beautiful lighting for the garden, you can set very special accents. Moonlights, for example, create very atmospheric light. Moonlights create an atmospheric atmosphere. Dealers have greatly expanded their range. While Moonlights were once only offered in the form of spheres, the range of dealers has now expanded considerably.
In addition to beds and seating areas, garden paths also include garden paths. To prevent them from tripping over in the dark, it is advisable to illuminate them with solar lamps. © Grigory Bruev - Fotolia.com Who doesn't know that: you want to quickly go to the back of the garden and you'll find yourself in the green spaces.
If you are proud of your garden, you want it to look good in the dark. Here are 6 ideas on how to illuminate your garden perfectly and put it in the limelight. Fairy lights create a romantic atmosphere. Diligent gardeners know that ideal conditions only prevail in the summer to be able to present the job properly.
You can save yourself expensive visits to the gym. In the garden, you can keep yourself fit with little aids at a significantly lower price, including fun. You come home late from work and sit down on the couch. Very few can then get up again to go to the gym.
Plants need a lot of light even in winter Yes, you read that right. This is about lighting plants. Find out what such artificial lighting is supposed to do for plants here. Lighting plants in winter We all know that plants need light to be able to live.