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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!


My roses have yellow and brown spots, what can I do to help?

My roses have yellow and brown spots, what can I do to help?
The best thing to do to avoid problems with roses is to avoid overhead watering.

I have two nice, potted Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangeas. When can we plant these and where is the best place?

I have two nice, potted Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangeas. When can we plant these and where is the best place?
You might want to wait for a rainy spell with cooler temperatures to plant your hydrangas.
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I’m looking for something to provide height for privacy. Will Berry White Hydrangea be a good fit?

I’m looking for something to provide height for privacy. Will Berry White Hydrangea be a good fit?
Berry White matures about 6/7’ tall.

What is procedure for pruning Tahiti Hibiscus?

What is procedure for pruning Tahiti Hibiscus?
It depends!

What ph soil will amber jubilee and cotoneaster grow well in?

What ph soil will amber jubilee and cotoneaster grow well in?
Good news!

What are the temperature limits for hollyhocks and hardy hibiscus?

What are the temperature limits for hollyhocks and hardy hibiscus?
Hardy hibiscus do well in zone 4-9 gardens!

Is Galaxy Snowberry deer resistant?

Is Galaxy Snowberry deer resistant?
Speaking from personal experience, Galaxy Snowberry has shown good deer resistance.

I have three hydrangeas that I've had for years. The past two years I haven't had one bloom on any of them. What can I do?

I have three hydrangeas that I've had for years. The past two years I haven't had one bloom on any of them. What can I do?
I have just the video for you! It’s all about pruning hydrangeas.

I recently purchased a BananAppeal anise tree. I noticed small holes in the leaves and minute insects, and now the edges of the leaves turning brown. What can I do?

I recently purchased a BananAppeal anise tree. I noticed small holes in the leaves and minute insects, and now the edges of the leaves turning brown. What can I do?
Oh no!

I would love to grow hydrangeas but am concerned with how to treat them in winter.

I would love to grow hydrangeas but am concerned with how to treat them in winter.
Good news - hydrangeas are actually easy to overwinter!

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