Category Archives: Garden Tips

Earthy Endeavors: Cultivating Young Gardeners this August

In a world awash with technology and screens, rekindling children’s connection to the earth is both a rejuvenating break and a foundational lesson. Gardening stands tall as a hands-on, immersive experience, intertwining education, creativity, and an appreciation of the marvels of nature. As August casts its warm, golden glow, here are a collection of gardening […]

From Garden to Living Room: Bringing Your Plants Indoors with Copia Home & Garden

Hello to our vibrant Copia Home & Garden community! As the sunny spells of summer gradually recede, welcoming the cooler whispers of fall, it’s time we think of gently moving our outdoor houseplants to the familiar warmth of our interiors. If you’re feeling a touch unsure about the transition, let’s ease those worries. With expertise […]

Preparing Your NY Garden for Fall: Expert Tips from Copia Home & Garden

As the warmth of summer gracefully transitions to the vibrant hues of fall, gardeners across New York eagerly embark on the journey of preparing their outdoor sanctuaries for the changing season. To ensure a smooth transition, a comprehensive plan that includes garden cleanup, planting, soil enrichment, and frost protection is crucial. At Copia Home & […]

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 […]

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 […]

Creating a sustainable Spring veggie garden

Spring is the perfect time to start a garden and enjoy the outdoors. However, as we become more aware of the impact of our actions on the environment, it’s important to consider sustainability when planning our gardens. Creating a sustainable spring garden is not only better for the planet, but it can also help you […]