Amanda Bennett

Amanda Bennett is vice president of horticulture and collections at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.

  • Amethyst Butterfly Bush
    South Regional Reports

    Your Favorite Plants Improved for the South

    In Paul Westervelt's article on perennial upgrades, he explains the benefit of stepping out of your comfort zone and trying new versions of tried-and-true plants: "After whiffing a few times,…

  • Firecracker bush
    South Regional Reports

    Perennial Rebloomers for the South

    Dan Robarts says in his article on reblooming perennials, "...the criteria I generally adhere to for earning a spot in the beds at my home or botanical garden workplace center…

  • South Regional Reports

    Regional Picks: Variegated Plants for Shade—South

    See regional picks for variegated plants for shade, and read the article by Andy Brand for even more ideas. “While the cool, shady areas have provided me with the opportunity…