How to Grow Two Heads of Cabbage from One Plant

Here's a simple but effective gardening tip to double the number of cabbage heads you can harvest in a single season.

Here a cluster of "subheads" has sprung up from the stubble of the main head. Note that the original bottom leaves have completely died off and withered away.
At harvest time, cut the main head just above the bottom leaves, as shown. The stub and leaves that remain will provide a sprouting surface for new, young plants.
The cluster was separated into six (count 'em!) tasty fist-sized heads. Each has a tender, leafy white core and flavorful outer leaves.

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