Patrons of Sheffield Botanical Gardens Trust

  • His Grace the Duke of Norfolk
  • His Grace the Duke of Devonshire
  • Sir Peter Crane, Dean of the School of Forestry, Environmental Studies and Professor or Botany, Yale University, Former Director Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Sir Peter Middleton, Chancellor, University of Sheffield
  • Mr Michael Palin CBE, Actor, Writer, Presenter
  • Professor Sir Ghillean Prance, Former Director, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Professor Peter Raven, President Emeritus, Missouri Botanical Gardens
  • Mr David Stone CBE, Former Master Cutler
  • Honorary President, C G Murray CBE, Former Master Cutler

Former Patrons of Sheffield Botanical Gardens

  • Mr David Moody CVO, Former Lord Lieutenant of South Yorkshire
  • The 12th Earl of Scarborough, Former Lord Lieutenant of South Yorkshire
  • The 11th Duke of Devonshire, Former President of the Northern Horticultural Society
  • Lord Dainton, Former Chancellor University of Sheffield
  • Revd David Lunn, Former Bishop of Sheffield and Rose Expert
  • Sir Reresby Sitwell, Renishaw Hall
  • Mr Robin Compton, Former President, National Council for the Conservation of Plants and Gardens