Author Archives: Jennifer Cipriano

Plant Combinations for a Fall Garden: Perennials and Grasses That Harmonize

By Copia Home and Garden Fall—a season characterized by rich hues, cooler temperatures, and an undeniable sense of transformation. For garden enthusiasts, it’s the perfect time to reimagine the garden landscape. Introducing a medley of perennials and grasses can bring warmth, texture, and a new dimension to your garden during this spectacular season. Below, we […]

September Gardening Tips

As the curtain falls on summer and the embrace of autumn begins, September stands as a month of garden transformation. To help enthusiasts navigate this shift, Copia Home and Garden offers a series of tips, emphasizing the wonders of mums, celosia, and the ornamental trifecta of peppers, cabbage, and kale. 1. Anticipate the First Frost: […]

Fall Decorating Headquarters: A Celebration of Autumn’s Delights at Copia Home & Garden

As the summer heat gives way to the brisk embrace of autumn, the world around us undergoes a remarkable transformation. Trees adorned in hues of gold and crimson, the earth carpeted with fallen leaves – it’s a time of change and beauty. Capturing this essence and bringing it into our living spaces is a cherished […]

Beat the Heat: Shade Solutions for Your Summer Garden from Copia Home & Garden

When the summer sun blazes overhead, finding shade in your garden becomes a top priority. Thankfully, Copia Home & Garden has the perfect shade solutions to help you create a cool and inviting oasis right in your own backyard. From vibrant annuals to exotic tropicals and enduring perennials, we offer a wide range of plants […]

Instant Beauty: Choosing and Caring for Pre-Made Hanging Baskets for Your Next Garden Party

Every garden party or outdoor gathering craves the backdrop of a lush, vibrant garden. As the summer sun sinks, casting a warm, twilight glow, there’s nothing more delightful than an array of flowering plants held within decorative containers. At Copia Home & Garden, we embrace the splendor of colors and the elegance of blooming plants. […]

The Joy of July: Essential Gardening Tasks for Mid-Summer in Your Garden

From the experts at Copia Home & Garden As we journey through the height of summer, our gardens teem with vibrant hues, intoxicating scents, and the industrious hum of eager pollinators. The dedication and care we’ve invested into our gardens since spring now unfurl as lush, thriving landscapes. Although July invites us to luxuriate in […]

June is National Pollinator Month

 Celebrating the Vital Role of Bees, Butterflies, and Pollinator-Friendly Plants at Copia Home and Gardens in South Salem June marks National Pollinator Month—a time to acknowledge and honor the crucial role of pollinators while promoting their conservation. Bees, butterflies, and other pollinators are invaluable contributors to our ecosystems. At Copia Home and Gardens in South […]

Essential Garden Tasks for a Flourishing Home Garden in June

As the warmth of summer settles in, June presents a wonderful opportunity for gardeners to make the most of their home gardens. With longer days and abundant sunshine, this month offers optimal conditions for nurturing and tending to various plants, vegetables, and flowers. To ensure a flourishing and beautiful garden, here are some essential tasks […]

Creating a Butterfly Haven in Your Garden: Top Plants for a Thriving Butterfly Garden

Butterflies, with their delicate wings and vibrant colors, bring beauty and enchantment to any garden. Not only are they captivating to watch, but they also play a vital role in pollination. If you’re looking to attract a diverse array of butterflies to your garden, creating a butterfly-friendly habitat is key. Copia Home & Garden in […]

Demystifying Garden Fertilizers: NPK, Organic Options, and Application Tips

A thriving garden begins with healthy soil, and using the right fertilizer is essential for nourishing your plants, trees, and shrubs. With so many options on the market, it can be overwhelming to determine which fertilizer is best for your garden. In this blog post, we’ll explore the basics of garden fertilizers, including understanding the […]

Kitchen Gardens 3 Ways

Creating a Versatile Kitchen Garden: Garden Beds, Raised Beds, and Containers. Introduction A kitchen garden is a fantastic way to grow your own fresh, delicious vegetables, herbs, and berries right in your backyard. With various gardening methods available, such as garden beds, raised beds, and containers, you can easily find the perfect approach to suit […]

Pruning and Fertilizing Hydrangea macrophylla for Stunning Blooms

Introduction Hydrangea macrophylla, commonly known as bigleaf hydrangea, is a popular garden staple beloved for its large, showy blooms that grace gardens from late spring through summer. To keep your hydrangeas healthy and thriving, it’s essential to understand when and how to prune them, as well as the optimal times and methods for fertilizing. In […]