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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!


Can I leave Above and Beyond in a container during the winter in zone 3?

Can I leave Above and Beyond in a container during the winter in zone 3?
Well, I wouldn’t recommend it.

Help! The trunk and branches of my crapemyrtle are black.

Help! The trunk and branches of my crapemyrtle are black.
Oh no!

I just planted a GROOVY GRAPE BUTTERFLY BUSH. Will it bloom yet this year?

I just planted a GROOVY GRAPE BUTTERFLY BUSH. Will it bloom yet this year?
Good question!

The tips of my gardenia buds are turning yellow. Help!

The tips of my gardenia buds are turning yellow. Help!
Oh goodness! I hope we can figure out what is wrong with your gardenia.

My Above and Beyond doesn't have any buds. Help!

My Above and Beyond doesn't have any buds. Help!
Oh no!

When will my ATOMIC RED start to leaf out in Zone 4?

When will my ATOMIC RED start to leaf out in Zone 4?
Great question!

Do annuals or perennials return every year?

Do annuals or perennials return every year?
That can be confusing!

Can I plant Buttons gardenia in Zone 6?

Bad news!

Can I replace a plant that has black root rot with a DISTYLIUM?

Can I replace a plant that has black root rot with a DISTYLIUM?
Great question!

Can I plant my Standing Ovation in a partly shaded area?

Can I plant my Standing Ovation in a partly shaded area?
Good question!

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