Cassandra “Mrs. Greenthumbs” Danz

Cassandra “Mrs. Greenthumbs” Danz

Birth
Death 25 May 2002 (aged 55)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Plot Ashes scattered at her home garden.
Memorial ID 6458143 · View Source
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Television Personality, Horticulturist. Known as “Mrs. Greenthumbs,” she appeared regularly as a garden expert on "Live, with Regis and KathyLee/Kelly" on ABC. In Great Britain, she appeared on "This Morning with Richard and Judy" for Granada Television, and completed a ten-week tour of famous British gardens. Her other appearances included the "The Rosie O'Donnell Show," "CBS This Morning," "CNN Morning News," "Celebrity Gardens" on the Home and Garden Network, and "Our Home on Lifetime." For two years, she did regular garden segments on "Breakfast Times" with Laurie Hibberd, as well as "Garden Variety" on the FX cable network. She lectured at flower shows in New England, New York, St. Louis and Philadelphia and was a frequent speaker at garden clubs, as well as Home and Garden exhibitions in the United States and Great Britain. In her theatrical show, "An Evening with Mrs. Greenthumbs," she told how she turned a weed filled lot into a cottage garden that has been written about in the New York” Times” and photographed for “Country Living Gardener Magazine.” In 1995, she starred in "Mrs. Greenthumbs Plows Ahead" at the Charles Ludlam Theatre in New York City. In 1997, she received the Golden Leaf Award from the Planting Fields Arboretum for her contribution to the advancement of horticulture.

Bio by: Shawn Arthur Wells


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  • Originally Created by: Shawn Arthur Wells
  • Added: 30 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6458143
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cassandra “Mrs. Greenthumbs” Danz (1 Jan 1947–25 May 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6458143, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.