Martha Stewart - Gardening Expert
Martha Stewart is an avid gardener besides being a business magnate, television host, author, magazine publisher and an expert homemaker. She gets her green thumb from her father, an avid gardener himself, who introduced her to the joys and art of gardening when she was barely three.
Martha Stewart has a huge garden in her house where she grows flowers, vegetables, herbs and different kinds of ornamental plants. Martha Stewart has authored several books on gardening. She also has a section on gardening on her official website where she provides expert tips on gardening, landscaping, growing flowers, etc.
"All the things I love is what my business is all about" says Martha and that definitely includes flowers. Martha has a tie up with a leading flower selling website based in the U.S.A. that sells her trademark flower arrangements. Martha, on her personal site, lists some of her secrets that make her flower arrangements click. They are:
- Celebrate big, billowing flowers with an exuberant large-scale arrangement
- Make a jewel-like bouquet by combing unexpected elements
- Let long stems arch out of a trumpet vase for an ethereal arrangement
- Play with texture by adding airy sprigs to a dense mound of flowers
- Create a study in color with different flowers in shades of the same hue
- Use a massive gathering of a single type of flower for a big impact
- As founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, she has gained success through a variety of business ventures, encompassing publishing, broadcasting, and merchandising.
- Stewart's syndicated talk show, Martha, is broadcast throughout the world and has won the prestigious Emmy Award
- She has written numerous bestselling books like "Martha Stewart's Cooking School" and "Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook"
- Martha Stewart is the publisher of award winning magazines like the Martha Stewart Living magazine and Martha Stewart Weddings.
- Martha Stewart Products have well known retailers selling them. For e.g. the Martha Stewart Collection of products for the home at Macy's; Martha Stewart Everyday mass-market merchandise at Kmart; Martha Stewart Crafts with EK Success; Martha Stewart Furniture with Bernhardt; Martha Stewart-designed homes and communities with KB Home; Martha Stewart Rugs with Safavieh; and more.
Marthas books on and related to Gardening and Flowers:
- Martha Stewarts Gardening: Month by Month.
- Gardening from Seed: The Keys to Success with Flowers and Vegetables
- Gardening 101: Learn how to Plan, Plant and Maintain a Garden
- Arranging Flowers: The Best of Martha Stewarts Living