Most of us have a small (okay maybe big) interest in celebrities. We also have a very big interest in gardening. So we thought, why not combine the two interests and learn about who we share our favorite hobby with?
One celebrity that is known for her love of gardening is Oprah. Not only does she have acres of gardens at her estate in Maui, she also posts about the fruits of her labors on Instagram all the time. Check it out when you get a chance.
Ellen planted a Triscuit Urban Farming garden back in 2010 and sealed her fate as one of our favorite celebrities of all time. We hope she dances while she digs and weeds. While wearing Converse. And laughing. (Sheknows.com)
Jake Gyllenhaal is an organic vegan. He enjoys digging in the dirt in his garden. Jake is actively involved in the Edible Schoolyard Project which encourages kids to adopt healthy diets and to grow vegetables and learn to cook food. Jake grew up with parents that loved to garden. (backtomygarden.com)
Prince Charles could be the king of gardening for the royal family. No one has done more to raise awareness about gardening than the Prince himself. He is a passionate advocate of the organic lifestyle. Prince Charles has devoted time and personal fortune to saving old estate gardens across the UK, speaking tirelessly to groups and the media, and especially to the youth. It’s rare to see royalty in wellies and holding a pitchfork! (backtomygarden.com)
While her husband has many important topics to focus on, healthy eating has been Michelle Obama’s primary focus for years. She grows her own vegetables at the White House and has helped many school age children learn about the importance of gardening and eating healthy.
Beginning her gardening hobby as a way to provide her family with nutritious food, Julia Roberts often talks about her love of gardening. One tip for a healthy garden: use leftovers from the kitchen as compost for your garden.
For some regular people and celebrities, gardening promotes healthy eating and organic living, for others it is simply a relaxing way to spend the day. No matter what your reason is, we garden lovers can all agree, it’s simply the best hobby for your health and well being. Garden on friends!