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25 Celebrities Who Love to Garden

Oprah Winfrey is one of many celebrities said to garden. Photo: Enews

Of course, I’m not a follower of fan magazines and hardly ever watch Entertainment Tonight (and if I did, I certainly wouldn’t confess to it!), but… I do have a natural curiosity about how the other half lives. And I’m certainly not the only garden fanatic who has wondered who among the world’s celebrities are also gardeners.

Here is a list, totally gleaned off the Web, of famous people who are said to garden.

  1. Jessica Alba
  2. Roseanne Barr
  3. Russel Brand
  4. Prince Charles
  5. Oscar de la Renta
  6. Ellen DeGeneres
  7. Zooey Deschanel
  8. Elizabeth Hurley
  9. Jake Gyllenhaal
  10. Nicole Kidman
  11. Angela Lansbury
  12. Savannah Miller
  13. Sienna Miller
  14. Snoop Dogg
  15. Mark Ruffalo
  16. Michelle Obama
  17. Gwyneth Paltrow
  18. Julia Roberts
  19. Suzanne Sommers
  20. Tori Spelling
  21. Ringo Starr
  22. Martha Stewart
  23. Sting
  24. Oprah Winfrey
  25. Reese Witherspoon

Just thought you’d like to know!

Larry Hodgson is one of Canada’s best-known garden communicators. He has notably been editor-in-chief of HousePlant Magazine, Fleurs, Plantes et Jardins, À Fleur de Pot and Houseplant Forum magazines and is currently the garden correspondent for Le Soleil and radio garden commentator for CKIA-FM Radio. He has written for many garden publications in both the United States and Canada, including Canadian Gardening, Harrowsmith, Horticulture, Fine Gardening and Organic Gardening. He also speaks frequently to horticultural groups throughout Canada and the U.S. His book credits include The Garden Lover’s Guide to Canada, Complete Guide to Houseplants, Making the Most of Shade, Perennials for Every Purpose, Annuals for Every Purpose, and Houseplants for Dummies, as well as nearly 60 other titles in English and French. He is a past president of the Garden Writers Association (now Garden Communicators International) and the winner of the prestigious 2006 Garden Media Promoter Award offered by the Perennial Plant Association. He resides in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

2 comments on “25 Celebrities Who Love to Garden

  1. Now, I’d like to know if they do their own weeding. 🙂

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