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I went to CES in Las Vegas this year and discovered this amazing device by Parrot called Flower Power. It's a sensor that analyzes your plant's needs by monitoring four crucial parameters: ambient light, temperature, soil moisture, and fertilizer. Once it determines the exact needs of the plant, it sends an alert right to your smart phone or computer. I can't wait to get a few for my greenhouse!

  • Lukrecja Giltine
    Lukrecja Giltine

    Available in Poland in Cortland :)

  • Maria Maria
    Maria Maria

    Wow! I'm amazed!

The vegetable garden continues to grow beautifully in its new location. In this corner are all of the brassicas, like cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, and Brussels sprouts.

Urning For The Garden And More - The Martha Stewart Blog

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  • Sandi Collar
    Sandi Collar

    Martha, can I be your bff please?

  • SHIRLEY QUINTERO
    SHIRLEY QUINTERO

    I REALLY NEED THIS IN MY HOME

Do you know why these leaves are clipped? This is a cauliflower plant and to keep the heads nice and white and to prevent them from developing an off flavor, the leaves are folded up and over the cauliflower head and fastened in order to protect it from sunburn.

Urning For The Garden And More - The Martha Stewart Blog

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  • Tricia Mazza
    Tricia Mazza

    Never would have known! Thank you!

  • Anita Berton
    Anita Berton

    You know everything!

The cabbage heads are forming nicely. This one is Jersey Wakefield, a favorite for US gardeners since the 1840s. It quickly produces large, dense heads that have a sweet flavor, making it a popular cabbage for coleslaw.

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This rather pretty cabbage is called Super Red. It forms dark red 3-5 lb. heads that have a tender and crisp texture and a slightly peppery taste.

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This is broccoli Gypsy that forms nicely domed and uniform heads.

Urning For The Garden And More - The Martha Stewart Blog

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  • Donna Jackson
    Donna Jackson

    do broccoli plants only form 1 head per plant?

  • Laura R
    Laura R

    Yes, they only form 1 big crown. But, most people don't realize you can get plenty more smaller crowns from a plant after the initial harvest.

  • Laurie Hale
    Laurie Hale

    As a young gardener I was told to snip off the head of the first broccoli that appears when it's the size of a quarter. After that you will get several shoots of broccoli on one plant. I keep track of the broccoli and snip the shoots before they flower. I get a ton of broccoli doing that.

  • Chris Gulden
    Chris Gulden

    Ours always bolt & flower within a day - haven't eaten one spear yet! :(

A look at the succulents in my greenhouse.

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  • Laura Perez
    Laura Perez

    Man! So jealous!

  • Susan McKee
    Susan McKee

    love the haworthias!

  • Rowena Pangilinan
    Rowena Pangilinan

    Love the succulent collection

  • Stella Brownlee
    Stella Brownlee

    Love this!

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Cantitoe Corners vegetable garden.

Cantitoe Corners: Martha's Vegetable Garden

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  • Susan Hunt
    Susan Hunt

    Excuse me, but most of us don't exactly have a garden or a yard this big. but It is impressive

  • Pat Smith
    Pat Smith

    I like

  • Bruce Bean
    Bruce Bean

    Is Martha interested in urban farming?

  • Ken Gile
    Ken Gile

    We could put a million people to work if the wealthy would all plant gardens

  • Kathy Bee
    Kathy Bee

    just beautiful what the mind and hard work, (land and a great cash flow) can create. Beautiful!!

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Aerial view of the vegetable garden at Cantitoe Corners.

Cantitoe Corners: Martha's Vegetable Garden

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  • Suzi Coolbaugh-Walker
    Suzi Coolbaugh-Walker

    this is so awesome!

  • Ken Gile
    Ken Gile

    nice to have money

  • Marcia Sharpe
    Marcia Sharpe

    Perfection!

  • Kaitlyn Tuff
    Kaitlyn Tuff

    This is my dream plot...

  • Melissa Mahoney-Raynak
    Melissa Mahoney-Raynak

    Oh if I only had, a wife, house keeper, Chauffeur, cook, Gardner, the things I could do ! Ahahah

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Vegetable garden at Cantitoe Corners.

Cantitoe Corners: Martha's Vegetable Garden

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  • Rebecca McCray
    Rebecca McCray

    I just pulled all of my weeds out of front garden bed this morning. What kind of manure mix would you suggest I enrich my soil with for better healthy flowers to stay growing strong?

  • Ken Gile
    Ken Gile

    dried cow manure

  • Rachel Donnelly
    Rachel Donnelly

    I use a lot compost as well.

Young bunny in the herb garden.

Martha's Culinary Herb Garden

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    Hunter Health Products

    Our bunny loves to nibble on the oregano

  • The Spa Depot
    The Spa Depot

    cute!

  • Scarlettsville
    Scarlettsville

    Too cute! Just eat the weeds little bunny (wait...who am I kidding, Martha doesn't have weeds!).

  • Peacock Cards
    Peacock Cards

    I had three bunnies living in my backyard this summer, luckily they didn't seem too interested in my vegetable gardens.

  • Scarlettsville
    Scarlettsville

    WOW! You are lucky. How did you manage to keep them away from your veggies? Wonder what they were eating. They are so cute, love bunnies

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Entrance to the herb garden.

Martha's Culinary Herb Garden

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  • Mila Myk
    Mila Myk

    like tha gate. nice and simple

  • Anita Berton
    Anita Berton

    I want to wander through!

  • Savvy Space Interiors
    Savvy Space Interiors

    I Love this garden!

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    VOUS VALET High End Re-Sale

    To dream of an entrance this beautiful ...ahhhh...

  • Scarlettsville
    Scarlettsville

    So lovely! Martha is my hero.

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Herb garden, at the New York Botanical Garden

Martha's Culinary Herb Garden

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  • Susan Hunt
    Susan Hunt

    My Herb garden consists of a window box and a few containers. Yours is perfect

  • Francis Dave Castromayor
    Francis Dave Castromayor

    This is very beautiful. I can't even grow a single basil from a seed pack.

  • Jørn Møller Jensen
    Jørn Møller Jensen

    Smukt og fredfyldt. Jeg elsker at klippe mine buske i form.

  • Anita Berton
    Anita Berton

    Lovely!