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Relax among summer bulbs in pots on your balcony and terrace

If you want to create more atmosphere on your balcony or patio, plant summer bulbs...

The best summer bulbs for biodiversity

Summer bulbs create a colourful spectacle in your garden or on your balcony. They will...

Flower bulb street party

Spring is the perfect time to plant summer bulbs. Why not turn bulb planting into...

A summer atmosphere with gladioli

Gladioli symbolise pride, strength and victory. It is best to buy and plant your bulbs...

Garden trend 2024 – Meaningful Earth

The environmental concerns that have kept our minds occupied for several seasons now are reflected...

Garden trend 2024 – Viva la Vida

With all the ongoing crises in the world, we feel the need to celebrate life...

Go all out: plant summer bloomers

If you want to enjoy extra flowers in your garden or balcony next summer for...

Asiatic lily: summer bulb of the year 2024

Asiatic lily has been crowned summer bulb of the year. Whereas before this exotic beauty...

The comeback of cheerful begonias in the garden

Tuberous begonias are all hip and happening again, whether in pots on patios or balconies,...

Plant ‘summer-snacking bulbs’ for biodiversity

Are you looking for some company from happily fluttering butterflies and softly humming bees on...

Dahlia: queen of the picking garden!

The colourful dahlia is a must-have in your picking garden. With their different shapes, colours...

Garden trend 2023 – Use every centimetre of your outdoor space

Urbanisation has limited the available living space and garden space, and outdoor space is becoming...

Potted summer bulbs: real eye-catchers on your balcony or terrace

Once the danger of night frost has passed, it is time to plant summer bulbs....

Garden trend 2023 – A tribute to nature

Concerns about climate change and its consequences make us increasingly aware that nature is an...

A ‘wow’ effect with summer bulbs

The effects of climate change make us realise ever more that nature is a formidable...

Hurrah, it’s time for summer bulbs!

If you enjoy having (lots of) flowers in your garden, you can go all out...

Dahlia and other summer bulbs: unique Mother’s Day gifts

Flower bulbs and tubers that bloom in summer are the perfect gift for Mother's Day....

A tropical atmosphere with Canna: the summer bulb of the year

Canna has been crowned summer bulb of the year. With its broad leaves and cheerful...

Summer bulbs in the multifunctional garden

Are you ready for a fresh start? Spring is the perfect time to make a...

Summer bulbs add extra colour to the garden

Plant the most beautiful summer bulbs in the lovely spring sun. They will add sparkle...

Summer flowers in the garden

Summer flowers are not only beautiful to look at; they also act like magnets to...

Increase biodiversity with summer bulbs

The gardening season brings the growth and flowering of many flowers. But flowers aren't just...

The garden as a second living room

Vintage in the garden? Why not! Vintage is a popular trend in the garden, too....

Plant summer bulbs in pots for extra colour

Did you know that summer bulbs feel right at home in pots? If you plant...

Plant summer bulbs now for a lush flower oasis

If you want to enjoy an abundance of beautiful flowers next summer, plant summer bulbs...

A holiday in your own garden

Festive and cheerful gardens are the trend of the moment. Why is that, and how...

Colour explosion in your garden

You are probably looking forward to enjoying your garden again. Colour plays an important part...

Single-flowered dahlias earn the title Summer Bulb of the Year

The single-flowered Dahlia has been crowned Summer Bulb of the Year. Plant single-flowered dahlias in...

Canna: an exotic lady with surprising leaves

Large, exuberant leaves and beautiful brightly coloured flowers… Canna, or Canna lily, has it all....

Make your garden greener with summer bulbs

Did you know that more greenery in your garden doesn't just create more colour and...

A biodiverse garden with summer bulbs

Did you know that you can help the bees and butterflies? They live on pollen...

Stimulate your senses with scented summer bloomers

Do you enjoy feeling close to nature and stimulating all your senses? Surround yourself with...

Top-5 summer bloomers

Do you want summer bloomers in your garden? Plant richly flowering summer bulbs! Planting in...

Show your true colours in the garden with summer bulbs

This year, 'Recentered Stage' is one of our three garden trends (along with 'Human Touch'...

Planting dahlias

Dahlias are incredibly popular. They are favoured for their long flowering period and infinite variety...

Summer bulbs enhance a friendly atmosphere in the garden

This year, 'Human Touch' is one of the three garden trends (together with 'Recentered Stage'...

Create a biotope with summer bulbs

This year, 'Balanced Biotope' is one of the three garden trends (along with 'Human Touch'...

Decorative Dahlia is the Summer Bulb of the Year

The decorative Dahlia has been crowned Summer Bulb of the Year. Discover this rewarding summer...

Freesia: a fragrant beauty in the garden

We’re most familiar with freesias as cut flowers, but did you know that you can...

Plant summer bulbs now

Enjoy a bounty of beautiful flowers in your garden this summer by planting summer bulbs...

Trend Street Savage – Summer bulbs for gardens that relax the rules

Are you tired of hearing about all the rules you’re supposed to follow to attain...

Trend Blended Cultures – Summer bulbs for an ethnic look

Did you know that we unconsciously feel good when surrounded by materials, colours and shapes...

Trend Inner Retreat – The healing power of summer bulbs

Being surrounded by plants reduces stress and increases our feeling of well-being. Planting summer bulbs...

A how-to on planting dahlias

When you plant trendy dahlias in your garden during spring, you’ll be enjoying fireworks of...

Gladiolus: the summer bulb of the year

The Gladiolus is such a popular summer bulb that flower bulb specialists have appointed it...

Enjoy summer-flowering bulbs in your garden

Summer-flowering bulbs turn your garden, patio or balcony into a paradise of colourful flowers. By...

Yellow-flowering summer bulbs create a cheerful garden

Want to enjoy your garden even more? Use yellow to cheer yourself up and recharge...

Flower bulbs give your garden sizzling summer colours

It’s time to get them planted again: summer bulbs! Create variety with dahlias, gladioli and...

Summer bulbs for life in your garden

Bees and butterflies add buzz and beauty to your green oasis. And these wonderful insects...

Top 10 summer bulbs featuring impressive flowers

Summer bulbs are distinguished by their wide range of flower shapes - the one even...

Last chance: plant summer bulbs now

A dazzling summer full of stunning flowers? It’s the little things in life that make...

Pink flowers in the garden

Does your motto happen to be ‘the more pink the better’, and do you love...

Summer bulbs: plant, wait and enjoy

Fun in the garden starts in April when it’s time to plant summer bulbs. You...

Summer bulbs for a sweetly scented garden

For a real garden experience, simply seeing flowers isn’t enough. You should also be able...

Summer bulbs: natural talents for the ‘New Frontiers’ garden trend

Three garden trends are being forecast for 2019: ‘Harvesting Elements’, ‘Soft Landing’ and’ New Frontiers’....

Create a feel-good environment with summer bulbs in the right colour

We’re surrounded by colour, but it has many more effects than we might think. What...

Soft ‘n sweet summer bulbs: perfect for the ‘Soft Landing’ garden trend

Three garden trends are being forecast for 2019: ‘Harvesting Elements’, ‘Soft Landing’ and ‘New Frontiers’....

Summer bulbs shine in the ‘Harvesting Elements’ trend

Three garden trends are being forecast for 2019: ‘Harvesting Elements’, ‘Soft Landing’ and ‘New Frontiers’....

Summer bulbs for life in your garden

Bees and butterflies add buzz and beauty to your green oasis. And these wonderful insects...

Last chance: plant summer bulbs now

A dazzling summer full of stunning flowers? It’s the little things in life that make...

Crocosmia: the summer bulb of the year

Crocosmia has been named the summer bulb of the year. This striking seductress has everything...

A colourful garden? Do it yourself!

The do-it-yourself trend: who isn’t a do-it-yourselfer these days? Jump on the bandwagon - with...

Your own cutting garden

Would you rather pick your own flowers to make a beautiful bouquet? If so, having...

Make a statement: use summer bulbs!

Have you had it with sugary-sweet elements in your garden? If so, it’s time to...

Summer bulbs put you in a flower bubble

Wouldn’t you like to escape sometimes from our fast-paced digital world? Mother Nature can help....

A patchwork of summer bulbs

Mixing modern with vintage: nothing is more fun than cutting and pasting to get the...

The Gladiolus: big, bold, and back in fashion

The Gladiolus is making a terrific comeback. This big, bold flower – with a delightful...

Crocosmia: a real burst of energy!

From orange-yellow to fiery red. Having crocosmias in your garden guarantees warm late-summer colour. Starting...

This year’s trendy colours for summer bulbs

Hip-hip hurray - it’s spring! Which colours will make your garden sparkle this year? Get...

The Lily: Summer Bulb of the Year

Dazzling lilies set off colourful fireworks in the garden. Garden? Yes, in the garden! Many...

Summer bulbs: plant, wait and enjoy

Fun in the garden starts in April when it’s time to plant summer bulbs. You...

Calla lilies for amazing summers

Elegant yet nonchalant. Ready-potted calla lilies are amazingly versatile summer-flowering bulbs for quickly giving your...

Summer bulbs and perennials: the perfect match

Summer-flowering bulbs make a wonderful addition to perennials in a border. They add just that...

The difference between bulbs, corms, tubers and rhizomes

When you first think of 'bulbs', you probably think of the kinds that bloom in...

Lilies in the garden

The lily is a striking flower that enjoys widespread popularity. It is particularly known for...

Dahlias: cherished for their diversity

Dahlias have become real favourites as summer-flowering bulbs in recent years. Once hampered by a...

The beautiful Dahlia is the summer bulb for the year 2017

Are you a person who loves colour and is crazy about flowers? If so, you...

Garden trends with summer bulbs

The winter is over and the first signs of spring are everywhere. One thing is...

Enjoying summer bulbs from June through October

Do flower bulbs also bloom during the summer? Absolutely! Some flower bulbs bloom during the...

The Hermannshof: the ultimate flower bulb garden

Attention, garden lovers! Are you looking for ways to use flower bulbs by getting inspiration...

Make your garden super cool with summer bulbs

Get inspired with the garden trends for 2016 It’s spring: time for some fresh air!...

Queen of the underworld

The Voodoo lily possesses special powers Among flower bulbs, this is the queen of the...

The summer bulb of the year 2016: Begonia

Only one bulb every year can be designated ‘Summer Bulb of the Year’: in 2016,...

Discover the secret garden gems

Would you like to enjoy some really special flowers in your garden this year? Some...

The Dahlia: a charming coquette

The Dahlia is a tuberous plant that steals the show in the garden. The charm...

Time for summer bulbs

Twice the benefits: the relaxation you get from planting them and from watching them bloom...

Top 8 summer bulbs for the cutting garden

Attention, flower lovers: flowers from your cutting garden are the latest thing! Create your own...

Top 8 lesser known summer bulbs

In general, most people are familiar with summer bulbs like dahlias, Crocosmia and lilies. There...

Cactus Dahlias

Dahlias are the favourite of many gardeners – and no wonder. These exciting flowers are...

Summer bulbs for a personal colour accent

Every garden owner dreams of having a summer garden full of gorgeous flowers. And to...

Summer bulbs accentuate your personal style

You already have a wonderful garden that expresses your personal style. Whether this is sleek...

What some ‘vitamin green’ can do for the community

Making your community greener is a wonderful idea because it makes your surroundings more attractive...

Top 10 summer bulbs

Summer bulbs make special gifts for planting in the garden - gifts with an exciting...

Time for summer bulbs, such rewarding plants

Garden centres are now fully stocked with summer-flowering bulbs. Even supermarkets and DIY stores have...

Fighting stress with gardening

It's hard to imagine life without pressures and stress - they seem to affect everyone....

Plant summer bulbs for quick beautiful results!

Summer bulbs release your creativity and get you eager to add colour to your outdoor...

Four steps to enjoying summer bulbs

Everyone's acquainted with them, right? Calla lilies, dahlias and lilies: summer bulbs that light up...

The Calla Lily: summer bulb of the year

The Calla Lily has been named the summer bulb of 2015. But this is no...