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Amy is not afraid to get her hands dirty. As a self-taught gardener, she takes on her fair share of landscaping projects, picking up a ton of knowledge as she goes. If you have a plant care or landscaping question you’ve been too afraid to ask, you’re in the right place!


Why are the leaves on my Parkland Pillar Birch yellow?

Why are the leaves on my Parkland Pillar Birch yellow?
Sometimes, when a plant isn’t doing well, it’s easier to break it down into parts to try to find the reason.

Does Autumn Jubilee produce berries?

Does Autumn Jubilee produce berries?
Great question!

Any fertilizer suggestions for my clematis that isn't flowering?

I have to admit, I'm new to clematis!

Is it safe to prune Strawberry Sundae now? It's taller than I'd like it to be.

Is it safe to prune Strawberry Sundae now? It's taller than I'd like it to be.
Mid June isn't the best time to prune.

Where should I plant Shining Sensation?

Where should I plant Shining Sensation?
That's a good question!

I would like to make an island of plants at the entrance of my driveway - what should I plant?

I would like to make an island of plants at the entrance of my driveway - what should I plant?
This sounds like a really nice garden to welcome guests!

My hydrangea doesn't flower anymore - help!

My hydrangea doesn't flower anymore - help!
I’m glad you wrote for ideas on why your hydrangea isn’t flowering!

Looking for tree and shrub suggestions for a wet area in zone 3.

Looking for tree and shrub suggestions for a wet area in zone 3.
Hopefully, this area just has wet soil from time to time rather than standing water.

Will Amber Jubilee grow in zone 4 at 8,500 ft?

Will Amber Jubilee grow in zone 4 at 8,500 ft?
I think it's worth a shot!

Is Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea fragrant or allergenic?

Is Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea fragrant or allergenic?
Only at first!

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