Garden Song

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"Garden Song"
Songwriter(s)David Mallett
"Garden Song"
Single by John Denver
from the album John Denver
Songwriter(s)David Mallett
Producer(s)Milton Okun
Kris O'Conner (Assistant Producer)

"Garden Song" is a popular children's song and American folk song written by David Mallett in 1975.

The song has been recorded by Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary, John Denver, Pete Seeger, Fred Penner, David LaMotte, Makem and Clancy, Raffi Cavoukian, John Lithgow, Arlo Guthrie, Elizabeth Mitchell, Charlotte Diamond, as well as the Muppets.[1][2] The version of "Garden Song" covered by John Denver made the national charts.[3]


  1. ^ "Dave Mallett will perform in Norway". Sun Journal. 11 July 2003. Retrieved 4 December 2011.
  2. ^ Colin Larkin (1 May 1998). The Virgin encyclopedia of country music. Virgin. p. 263. ISBN 978-0-7535-0236-5. Retrieved 6 December 2011.
  3. ^ Halvorsen, Jon (2 December 1979). "Getting Used to Success". Park City Daily News. Retrieved 4 December 2011.

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