When the colorful summer bloomers slowly say goodbye, the summer heather gets its brilliant appearance. In order for the plant to bloom until winter, it needs regular water and some fertilizer. The summer heather tolerates short dry periods The summer heather or broom heather is an undemanding shrub plant that brings color to the garden from late summer to the beginning of winter.
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If you want to build a roof terrace, you have to meet certain conditions to get a permit. We clarify and give design tips. © Dariusz Jarzabek / stock.adobe.com Although summer is already over, the roof terrace project requires good planning. Therefore it is worth thinking about the next summer already.
For a rich raspberry harvest, you sometimes have to use scissors. We show you the differences in the cut of summer and autumn varieties. © Dinadesign / stock.adobe.com Raspberries are not only totally delicious and refresh us in summer with their sweet and sour taste. They are also very healthy.
A fountain in the garden can not only look beautiful, but can also be used to water the plants. Read here how to build a well. © PMDesign - Fotolia.com On dry and hot summer days, it can quickly become tight for the plants in the home garden when the rainwater stowed in the bin is slowly running out.
Previous1 of 13more sandpit with stone border © Jeanette Dietl - Fotolia.com What shouldn't be missing in any garden? Of course, a sandpit! This also does not have to be complex. You can simply create a sand pit and then surround it with stones. Simple, but practical, because when mowing the lawn you don't have to cut edges with scissors.
You don't have to be a professional to refine your apple tree. You can also refine your apple tree with a little know-how and the right instructions. © Александр Нестеров - Fotolia.com Most gardens have at least one apple tree. No wonder apples are among the most popular fruit in Germany.
Rose arches are available in various designs and different materials. We have summarized the advantages of the different materials for you. © alisseja - Fotolia.com An ornamental garden without roses? Inconceivably! We can enjoy their flowers all summer long. Here we have the choice between numerous varieties in different colors and growth forms.
A composter offers many advantages and should therefore not be missing in any garden. We show you how you can easily build a compost bin yourself. © K. Thalhofer - Fotolia.com Waste disposal is expensive and everyone is required to separate their garbage. But where to put the old apples, the potato peels and the coffee grounds?
The ornamental garden without a tree? Inconceivably. Whether as a house tree or spherical, columnar or perhaps conical decorative wood, they give the garden structure. There is probably no reason to interpret this: the ornamental garden includes strong ornamental trees that are used for pillar, cone or spherical trees.
Perennial discounts tone on tone look dreamy and noble. With two and three main colors, a high-contrast overall picture is achieved in the perennial border. © Franz Bogner - Fotolia.com When designing discounts, the colors of the perennials play a prominent role. You can give the different areas in the garden different moods.
When building a greenhouse, the right foundation is the basis. It not only ensures a secure footing, it also protects against frost. © Sonja Birkelbach - Fotolia.com The greenhouse should remain in the garden all year round and not only absorb plants, but also defy wind and weather?
Onions are very easy to care for and don't actually need any fertilizer. If you still don't want to do without fertilizing, you should pay attention to the ingredients. © Martins Vanags - Fotolia.com Few plants are really as easy to care for as onions. You plant them and wait for the time to harvest the onions.
With a rose arch you can visually enhance your garden. We will show you how you can build a rose arch yourself from different materials. © fineart-collection - Fotolia.com Roses must not be missing in the ornamental garden. They delight us with their bloom all summer long and not only make the hearts of romantics beat faster.
Anyone who is informed about the legal circumstances surrounding the garden fence can avoid unnecessary disputes with their neighbors. © DoraZett - Fotolia.com Neighborhood can be harmonious and sociable. Quite often an argument is literally broken off the fence. Who does not remember the famous Knallerbsenstrauch, to which Stefan Raab even dedicated a song.
© Pinterest.de Do you already have certain ideas about how to plant your beds and design your garden? Nevertheless, do you like to be inspired and use creative ideas as a template to make small changes yourself or to completely redesign your garden and bed? Pinterest offers you thousands of creative ideas for bedding and garden design.
Potatoes and onions should be stored in the dark cellar if possible. However, it should be noted that both vegetables do not harmonize well with each other. © exclusive-design / stock.adobe.com Harvesting potatoes yourself is pure gardener happiness and a rich harvest also creates a supply for the winter.
Store your vegetables in the garden To keep vegetables long, they are usually kept in the fridge or cellar. How about if you put on an outdoor refrigerator instead? Storing vegetables in the garden If you still harvest vegetables such as celery, cabbage, carrots, onions and other root vegetables in autumn, you need a storage option in which the vegetables can be kept for a long time.
If the apple tree has become too extensive in its previous position, it should be transplanted. You can find out how to do this correctly here. © Александр Нестеров - Fotolia.com During the house construction phase, many people mean well and give away trees of life, shrubs and plants to future house owners.
Barking disturbance of calm As the saying goes: Dogs that bark don't bite. In our case, however, this is of secondary importance. Because here it would be better if the dog didn't bark. Dog barking disturbance is a topic that concerns many garden owners and their neighbors. And these can also act against it.
Salt helps fight weeds Garden enthusiasts or property owners are annoyed by the same weed (or rather weed) every year. Weeds on the sidewalk are particularly difficult to remove because there is little space between the joints. However, there are simple home remedies that can help here.
Broken plants, feces in the bed - cats are cute, but often a horror for gardeners. Here are 5 tips on how to drive cats out of the garden. Cat in the garden! Purchased by the neighbors and now a nuisance on foreign land - © Massimo Cattaneo - Fotolia.com Many cats are clearly among the uninvited guests in some well-tended gardens.