Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish are to acquire a potted plant, it has been announced. The plant – believed to be taken from a cutting – will have pride of place in the coupleâ€™s living room and will be cared for, in the main, by a professional gardener. Neither having green fingers, both men are nonetheless keen to do their bit to assist with the plantâ€˜s wellbeing.
â€˜Sir Elton is determined to water the plant as often as he can,â€™ says an insider, â€˜and of course David will be there to water it, too. However, with their busy schedules, it will be impossible for them to be watering it the whole time.â€™