Skinny Jean Gardener


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Lee Connelly, The Skinny Jean Gardener

Lee Connelly, The Skinny Jean Gardener

Lee Connelly is The Skinny Jean Gardener. In 2013, Daddy and Husband Lee began his gardening adventure on an allotment with his brother and quickly become an influential voice in horticulture.

His mission, to bring families and children together outside in the garden, using and enjoying the space they have, because he believes that no matter how big your garden we can all be gardeners.  

Each year Lee tours 'The Skinny Jean Gardener Show' across the country with his fun and unique family focused shows, packed with gardening makes, tips and hints, exciting games to get the audience involved with a solid educational twist following closely to the schools National Curriculum.

The Skinny Jean Gardener gardening podcast uploads weekly along with social media videos to inspire the family. 

Skinny Jean Gardener has also proudly been the BBC Blue Peter gardener, and gardening guest to BBC Radio 1 and Channel 4's Sunday Brunch. Created a kitchen garden for TV presenter Jimmy Doherty, built a garden taxi for Kew Gardens Grow Wild Project, designed a show garden for the International Gardening World Cup in Japan and is ambassador of Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution and the St Helena Hospice.