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List of famous male gardeners, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male gardeners list contains the most prominent and top males known for being gardeners. There are thousand of males working as gardeners in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic gardeners have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a gardener then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list has a variety of people, like Abdalonymus and Fred Mahnken, in it.

While this isn't a list of all male gardeners, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male gardeners?" and "Who are the best male gardeners?"
Derek Jarman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Gardeners
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Michael Derek Elworthy Jarman (31 January 1942 – 19 February 1994) was an English film director, stage designer, diarist, artist, gardener, and author. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 52 (1942-1994)

Birthplace: Northwood, London, United Kingdom

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Alan Titchmarsh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Gardeners
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Alan Fred Titchmarsh, , HonFSE (born 2 May 1949) is an English gardener, broadcaster, poet, and novelist. After working as a professional gardener and a gardening journalist, he established himself as a media personality through appearances on gardening programmes. He has developed a diverse writing and broadcasting career. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Ilkley, United Kingdom

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Derek Nimmo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Gardeners
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Derek Robert Nimmo (19 September 1930 – 24 February 1999) was an English character actor, producer and author. He was particularly associated with upper class "silly-ass" roles, and clerical roles. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 69 (1930-1999)

Birthplace: Liverpool, England

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Jamie Durie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Gardeners
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Jamie Paul Durie OAM (born 3 June 1970) is an Australian horticulturalist and landscape designer, furniture designer, television host, television producer, and author of eleven books on landscape architecture, garden design and lifestyle. He is the founder and director of a design company PATIO Landscape Architecture and Durie Design and also is a 2008 Gold Medal winner at Britain's prestigious Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Chelsea Flower Show in Chelsea, London for Australian Garden and designed by Durie. As of 2018, Durie has hosted more than 50 design shows around the world.Durie was the television host of the 2008 Australian lifestyle program The Outdoor Room, broadcast on the Seven ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 48

Birthplace: Manly, Australia

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