Author Archives: Emily Dydo

Help Summer Gardens to Help Themselves


Simplify your summer gardening tasks with these garden chores from Preen. As temperatures rise and the beach beckons, even the most dedicated gardeners feel like slacking off on weekly yard and garden chores. And why not? By late summer, isn’t …

‘Arizona Apricot’ blanketflower

A unique blend of orange and yellow petals with a daisy-like center.

PLANTS WE LOVE Virtues: We love ‘Arizona Apricot’ for its unique apricot color, a blend of soft yellow and orange petals.  An All-America Selections winner for 2012, it boasts continuous blooms, hardiness and a high heat tolerance. Apricot’ is an …