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Stiftsgärtnerei Sandner | St. Florian

Everybody needs a Happy Place... or two. Right? In meinem Fall ist mein Happy Place ganz eindeutig mein Garten zu Hause. Auch wenn er, wie jeder andere Garten auch, seine unschönen und weniger gepflegten Ecken hat (Gerümpelhaufen hinter der Hütte anyone?), und mir regelmäßig Rückenschmerzen bereitet, weil das Unkraut einfach immer schneller wächst als der Rest, weiß ich doch absolut zu schätzen was für ein großes Glück es ist, einen eigenen Garten zu haben.  Was aber tun, wenn man in einer Stadtwohnung nur[...]

DIY Flower Arranging – How to make your Peonies last

Posted In: Flowers | Garden
Believe it or not, but thanks to the cold and dreary weather we had in April, peony season is still going strong!! While the ones in my garden are unfortunately already withered this year (they are a very early variety) you can still get a bunch of peonies almost everywhere. Cert[...]

There’s a new kid in town – Lederleitner Linz

Posted In: Lifestyle
"Der Shop für die schönen Dinge des täglichen, doch nicht alltäglichen Lebens." Diese Beschreibung findet sich auf der Home Seite des  Lederleitner Online Stores und es könnte treffender nicht sein. Man könnte die Essenz des Geschäftes auch noch kürzer zusammen fassen, n[...]

Planting strawberries – How to plus tips and tricks

Posted In: Garden
Say what you will, but homegrown strawberries simply taste best. Period! As soon as the red fruits shine from the beds or pots, my mood rises immediately. Here are a few tips on how to make your strawberry planting a guaranteed success and enjoy a great harvest. What kind of loc[...]

Modern Cottage garden

Posted In: Garden
I know Covid has thwarted many of the plans we all had last year, and let's face it this year is still not back to normal yet. For example after a year of almost non-stop travelling in 2019 all those plans for more trips came to a screeching halt last March. And as much as it bot[...]

Sunshine in the Flower Bed – Daffodils

Posted In: Flowers | Garden
Sending you some sunny flowers to brighten up this dreary Monday. Where did the sun go? Personally, I think daffodils are the happiest flowers out there. They add a much needed dose of color to every early spring garden and even though they look like sunshine, they actually don[...]

Herb garden 101

Posted In: Garden
I usually don't sow herbs in spring. Mostly because I find it annoying to sow seeds and then wait days, weeks and months until I even see the slightest hint of green. However this year winter feels so long and never ending - dramatic much? - that I jumped over my own shadow, got[...]

Memories on paper

Posted In: Flowers | Lifestyle | Nature | Prints
Having spent a whole lot of time at home this season, I’ve been finding myself looking through old photos of places I've traveled to in previous years. These days, I’ve been exchanging my travels for long walks through the countryside and time spent in my garden, so having th[...]

Spring’s just around the corner

Posted In: Flowers | Nature
It's the end of January so even the smallest sign that spring is coming is very much welcomed. So now, that the freezing temps and the remaining snow are slowly but surely disappearing, I got myself some sping blooms from our local gardener and got to work.  It's not much b[...]