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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!


Is Ninebark deer resistant?

Is Ninebark deer resistant?
This is a tricky question!

Are Standing Ovation leaves yellow in the fall?

Are Standing Ovation leaves yellow in the fall?
Great question!

Can you tell me why my Campfire Rose bush has yellow leaves?

Can you tell me why my Campfire Rose bush has yellow leaves?
Yellow leaves with newly planted shrubs are generally a sign of stress, but there's still hope!

Can I cut off the blooms in my White Diamond hydrangea to make a fall arrangement?

Can I cut off the blooms in my White Diamond hydrangea to make a fall arrangement?
Absolutely!

Why are my newly planted hydrangeas turning brown?

Why are my newly planted hydrangeas turning brown?
Yikes! Are the flowers turning brown or the leaves?

Can you tell me why there are brown leaves and spider webs on my Amber Jubilee?

Can you tell me why there are brown leaves and spider webs on my Amber Jubilee?
It sounds like something is attacking your ninebark. Yikes!

What can I do about the leaves turning brown on my Tiger Eyes Sumac?

What can I do about the leaves turning brown on my Tiger Eyes Sumac?
It's one of those plants that can be loved to death!

We've had too much rain and now the leaves on my Tiger Eyes Sumac are wilting. What can I do?

We've had too much rain and now the leaves on my Tiger Eyes Sumac are wilting. What can I do?
Like most all sumacs, Tiger Eyes thrives on neglect.

Will Diamond Rouge do well in afternoon heat in zone 3?

Will Diamond Rouge do well in afternoon heat in zone 3?
Great question! And, hard to answer.

The branches on my Vanilla Strawberry are so brittle and the blooms are too heavy. What can I do?

The branches on my Vanilla Strawberry are so brittle and the blooms are too heavy. What can I do?
It looks like you have a happy hydrangea!

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