These 4 Celebrities Might Just Inspire You to Start a Garden

published Jul 26, 2022
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Jennifer Garner
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While you’re spending more time in your backyard this summer, you may be seeking a little inspiration for a garden or a walk-in greenhouse. Scrolling on Instagram to see Jennifer Garner’s greenhouse full of vegetables might’ve been the magic behind your newfound passion for plants. When these celebrities aren’t busy living in the spotlight, they’re taking up hobbies like the rest of us, including being a plant parent.


If you follow Oprah on Instagram, you’re already familiar with her infamous garden at her Hawaiian home. She recently posted a photo while getting ready for a backyard barbecue, but it’s impossible to forget the gigantic cabbage that she pulled from her garden during the beginning of quarantine. Between barbecuing and gardening, she’s also had time to plant an impressive amount of roses, marigolds and purple cosmos.

Elizabeth Olson

When she’s not busy starring as Wanda Maximoff in the latest Marvel movie, Olson is probably hiding in her garden. Who could forget the adorable photo of her hearing about her Emmy nomination taken by her husband Robbie Arnett? In a personal essay written by Olson in 2020, she opened up about her love for harvesting her own produce, planting tomatoes and navigating the early stages of quarantine with the help of her garden.

Jennifer Garner

As the co-founder of organic baby food company Once Upon a Farm, it’s not a surprise to see Garner enjoying her summer inside of her greenhouse. The actress’ 13 million Instagram followers frequently receive gardening content on her account, including a heartwarming video of herself singing to her vegetables or a cute reminder that it is blueberry season

Reese Witherspoon

Either teaching her children how to plant seeds or hosting elaborate garden parties, Witherspoon takes advantage of her beautiful backyard at her California residence. In an interview with, the actress shared her love for hosting parties in her backyard and creating crafty cocktails for her guests. How does one get an invite?

This post originally appeared on Apartment Therapy. See it there: 4 Celebrities That Might Inspire You to Start a Garden