SOURCE: AeroGrow International, Inc.

December 13, 2007 14:36 ET

AeroGrow Featured in Holiday Gift Guide Segments on National TV and in High-Profile Publications and Websites

TV Features Include "The Today Show" and "The Tyra Banks Show"; Publications Include New York Post, New York Magazine, Rocky Mountain News/Denver Post, Cleveland Plain Dealer and

BOULDER, CO--(Marketwire - December 13, 2007) - AeroGrow International, Inc. (NASDAQ: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), makers of the AeroGarden® kitchen garden appliance, announced that they have recently been featured in top Holiday Gift Guides on television, in print and online.

On November 27, 2007, the AeroGarden aired on "The Today Show" segment "Countdown to Christmas: The Holiday Gift Guide for Every Price Range" with Allyson Waterman, of Lucky Magazine. Within two weeks, the AeroGarden appeared a second time on "The Today Show" in their segment "12 Fun (and Slimming) Gifts" with nutrition authority, Joy Bauer, on December 10, 2007. "The Today Show" has been the highest-rated, most-watched morning news and talk show in the world since December 1995 and recently registered more than 6 million daily viewers, a million more than the next highest-ranked morning show.

The AeroGarden was also featured as a great gift on "In the Loop with iVillage," a television and online media production, on December 4, 2007. A division of NBC Universal, iVillage is the number one online destination for women, exceeding 17 million unique visitors per month.

On December 17, 2007, the AeroGarden will be featured on "The Tyra Banks Show" in a cooking demonstration with celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito. "The Tyra Banks Show" is a daily, nationally syndicated talk show hosted by supermodel Tyra Banks, one of TIME Magazine's 100 "People Who Shape Our World" in 2006 and 2007. Check your local listings for dates and times which are subject to change.

The AeroGarden has also been featured in top Holiday Gift Guides both in print and online, including:

--  The New York Post featured the AeroGarden in the "Kitchen Tools"
    section of their online Holiday Gift Guide.
--  New York Magazine featured the AeroGarden as a great gift for "hobby-
    loving grandparents" in their online gift guide.
--  The Rocky Mountain News/Denver Post featured the AeroGarden Pro100 in
    their Holiday Gift Guide. The article stated that "if you have a black
    thumb, no space for an outdoor garden or a hankering for homegrown produce
    on those bleak winter days, this clever Boulder-born invention could be
    your new best friend."
--  The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio) featured the AeroGarden in a
    holiday gift article on November 28, 2007. The Plain Dealer is Ohio's
    largest daily newspaper with over 778,000 readers daily and more than 1
    million on Sundays.

About AeroGrow International, Inc.

Founded in 2002 in Boulder, Colorado, AeroGrow International, Inc. is dedicated to the research, development and marketing of the AeroGarden®, the world's first kitchen garden appliance. The AeroGarden features NASA-proven, dirt-free aeroponic technology, allowing anyone to grow farmer's market fresh herbs, salad greens, tomatoes, chili peppers, strawberries and more, indoors, year-round, so simply and easily that no green thumb is required. See


"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements by Michael Bissonnette and/or the Company, statements regarding growth of the AeroGarden product line, optimism related to the business, expanding sales and other statements in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the Company's business. Words such as expects, anticipates, intends, plans, believes, sees, estimates and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve certain risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual results could vary materially from the description contained herein due to many factors including continued market acceptance of the Company's products or the need to raise additional capital. In addition, actual results could vary materially based on changes or slower growth in the kitchen garden appliance market; the potential inability to realize expected benefits and synergies; domestic and international business and economic conditions; changes in customer demand or ordering patterns; changes in the competitive environment including pricing pressures or technological changes; technological advances; shortages of manufacturing capacity; future production variables impacting excess inventory and other risk factors listed from time to time in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings under "risk factors" and elsewhere. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release speak only as of the date on which they are made, and the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release.

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