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Trait Green Thumb
Green thumb is a mental trait in The Sims 3. It is first available to teen Sims.

Green-thumbs are the best gardeners. They find solace and comfort amongst their garden and can revive plants in the worst of conditions.


  • Sim will learn the Gardening skill 25% faster than other Sims.
  • Garden products tend to be higher quality when grown by Sims with this trait.
  • Sims with a green thumb begin their lives with a gardening skill book in their inventories.
  • Sim can talk to plants in their garden to gain positive social moods, which removes the 'Lonely' moodlet.
  • With enough Gardening skill, the Sim can revive dead gardening plants.
  • NPCs with this trait are attracted to the following lot assignments: Park and Garden.
  • Sims with this Trait tune into the gardening channel when turning on the TV.
  • Sims will cry when they see a dead plant.
  • Sims with a Green Thumb strongly benefit from undertaking a Science and Medicine major while studying at college.[TS3:UL]

Related SkillEdit

Possible Lifetime WishesEdit

  • The Perfect Garden
  • Become a Creature-Robot Cross-Breeder
  • Bottomless Nectar Cellar

Related TraitsEdit

Sims with green thumbsEdit

Jocasta Bachelor, Lydia Remington, Hope Carpenter.

See also: Category:Sims with green thumbs