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!


The California sun has killed our yard. What can we do?

The California sun has killed our yard. What can we do?
That sounds brutal!

What tips do you have for replacing the listeria tree in front of my house?

Japanese Maples are so pretty and will be a great addition to your garden!

I spotted yellow leaves on my plant, what does it mean?

There are a couple of things that may be the cause your plant's new look.

What grows well in Clay Soil?

All plants would do better in clay if you add a bit of compost when planting.

How do I prune Spirea?

How do I prune Spirea?
When you start seeing leaves and the forecast looks like spring has really arrived in your area, it’s time to prune.

How can I garden on a budget?

First, start with your soil. It’s always a good idea to add some compost when planting.

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