An evil gardener who watches over his beloved demonic plants and will attack any intruders that will try to kill his plants and garden. The gardener in the Saturn version of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night is a short fellow armed with large shears.
The gardener in Castlevania (Nintendo 64) and Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness appears as an indestructible monster armed with a chainsaw for one hand. The Gardener is based on the rejected playable character Coller, as well as sharing many visual similarities with The Creature.
During Cornell's storyline, the player is asked by Mary Oldrey to save her son Henry from the Gardener, in exchange for the copper key. The player is required to escort Henry to the exit while defending him from the Gardener.
During Reinhardt's and Carrie's campaigns, the Gardener can first be found pruning one of the hedges of the maze. If approached or attacked, he will pursue the player. After meeting Malus, the player has to escape the Gardener, this time accompanied by two gargoyle hounds. After this, the Gardener will pursue the player whenever they enter the maze.
|Enemy Data: Gardener|
|Image||Name - Game|
|Crazy gardener in the Castlevania. He doesn't pardon for the rude person who wastes a garden.|| Weak: Fire|
| Drop: Orange, Peanuts|| Underground Garden|
|'|| HP: 40 (revives)|| Villa|
|'|| HP: 30 (revives)|| Villa|
- The gardener in Symphony of the Night has similarities to Scissorman of the Clock Tower games.
- The gardener in the Nintendo 64 games bears some similarities to Ash Williams of Evil Dead fame.