Whether you are into gardening or not, you have probably heard of Laura LeBoutillier. She is a YouTube gardening guru who is a bit of a social media sensation. She is known for her gardening related videos that have accumulated a number of million views. She also runs a video blog called Garden Answer. She has a net worth of over $3.5 million.
Laura LeBoutillier was born in Ontario, Oregon. Her father, Thomas LeBoutillier, was a one time Grumman test pilot, and her mother, Pamela LeBoutillier, is a distant cousin of Senator John Tower of Texas. She is also a descendant of railroad tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt, who founded the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City.
In 2014, Laura LeBoutillier launched a YouTube channel called Garden Answer, and has since amassed over 450 million video views. She has also garnered over half a million followers on Facebook. Her channel is a joint venture with the leading flower brand, Proven Winners. She and her husband, Aaron LeBoutillier, produce gardening videos for the company. She is a self-proclaimed gardening guru and is often seen making gardening videos with her two kids. She has also racked up several social media accolades, including being named one of the top 10 most popular women on Twitter. She currently lives in Malheur County, Oregon, US. Her husband, Aaron LeBoutillier, works as a videographer. Laura LeBoutillier has also branched out into other media ventures, like being a writer for the WSJ. Currently, she is also co-authoring The Obama Identity with Edward Klein. She is also an avid golfer and travels to Laos from time to time.
The Garden Answer website is actually a product of her and Aaron’s passion for gardening. They have accumulated a large following on social media and are able to earn a good living from the channel.