About Amy's Answers

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!


Are Distylium deer resistant?

Are Distylium deer resistant?
When deer are hungry enough, they will eat most anything.

Is the Matador Maple disease resistant?

Is the Matador Maple disease resistant?
Great question!

Why do some plant tags list different sizes for the Crimson Fire?

Why do some plant tags list different sizes for the Crimson Fire?
I’m so glad you brought this up!

When do I prune my Vanilla Strawberry tree and can I leave the old blooms on?

When do I prune my Vanilla Strawberry tree and can I leave the old blooms on?
Great questions!

Do you cut down Coralberry in the fall?

No! Back away from the pruners in the fall.

I'm looking for a low growing evergreen shrub to plant in small space along the sidewalk.

I'm looking for a low growing evergreen shrub to plant in small space along the sidewalk.
I have a few suggestions for you!

What can I do to revive my Tickled Pink Hydrangea?

What can I do to revive my Tickled Pink Hydrangea?
I have a few suggestions!

Do I need to trim my Summer Cascade Wisteria for the winter in Zone 4?

Great question!

Why has my creeping phlox never bloomed?

Why has my creeping phlox never bloomed?
That's interesting!

Do I need to trim and cover my Campfire Rose for winter in Zone 4?

Do I need to trim and cover my Campfire Rose for winter in Zone 4?
Great question!

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