Top 50 Gifts for Gardeners #41-50


By Shelley Pierce | November 23, 2017

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THOSE WE LOVE
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A heart-felt reminder of loved ones to grace your walls. When a cardinal flutters by, you can almost hear him sing: Christmas “cheer cheer-cheer”. Display as a photo, canvas print, or metal print in sizes that fit your space. Memorable…Simply memorable. Get this and other whimsical impressions of creation at AzarelGreetings.


VICTORY SEED CO. GIFT CERTIFICATE

Grow your 2018 garden with Victory Seeds®! As a mission-driven preservation organization, they work to keep endangered plant varieties available to you and gardeners everywhere. They also work to provide you with the highest value possible – great selection, responsive customer support, detailed descriptions, the highest quality seeds, and all at the best price possible. Please consider supporting their work by giving your favorite gardeners Victory Seeds® gift certificates!


AMINO BLAST (starting at $12.00)

Amino Blast from X Nutrients adds a blast of essential amino acids to your plants. Amino Blast contains all the necessary “L” amino acids. It is scientifically proven that amino acids increase yield and overall quality of crops. These essential amino acids increase the rate of photosynthesis, improve color, size, and appearance of flowers.


ARCADIA GLASSHOUSE

Arcadia GlassHouse manufactures high quality residential greenhouses in all sizes and shapes with single-pane glass, double-pane glass, and polycarbonate glazing options. Unique features include an energy-efficient design with 7 ft. high sidewalls that meets snowload and windload specs anywhere in the country. Grow vegetables, herbs and tropical plants all year round.


One Shot Shovel ($39.99)

The One Shot Shovel from Root Assassin is a unique shovel with “Wings” that was designed for carrying larger pay loads without spillage off the sides. Ideal for trenching and cutting sod in one shot (hence the name) with the added benefits of a cleaner and neater shoveling job. The “Wings” also significantly increase the strength of the shovel blade and provide extra foot support for those tough digging jobs. The extra weight added by the wings is offset by the lighter and stronger fiberglass handle for superior strength of the transition from handle to blade.


CHRISTMAS CACTUS CRATE ($49.95)

The Christmas Cactus Crate from Jackson and Perkins provides stunning holiday color for your home, or to give as a gift! With its rustic charm and farmhouse style, it’s the perfect touch for your holiday décor, and for year-round use in your home! The Christmas Cactus is a holiday classic, and so easy to grow, you won’t believe how effortlessly the blooms emerge a few weeks after arrival. Simply set this cactus in your home, give it a little water every few days, and watch the magic happen!


PLANT AUGER STARTER PACK ($37.79)

The Plant Auger Starter Pack from Power Planter enables gardeners to complete nearly all of their planting needs in a fraction of the time a hand trowel would take AND pulverizes the soil for better soil to root contact. This auger package includes a Garden Planting Auger & Grass Plug Tool and Bulb Auger & Bedding Plant Tool. The augers are easy to use and fits any cordless or corded drill.


WATERMELON SEED (starting at $5.50)

Willhite Seed pledges to maintain their dedication to their heirloom varieties of seeds, especially their widely acclaimed watermelon seed lines. One notable watermelon is Gold Strike. You can strike gold with GOLD STRIKE!! This Willhite born and bred hybrid is worthy of its name. It presents all desired qualities sought after in a superior and reliable watermelon. This top of the line melon is grower friendly and extremely productive; has strong vigorous plants producing 22-24 lb. fruit. Its crispy sweet golden flesh has exquisite taste and the rind has a very distinctive dark stripe. Oblong shape with small black seeds and ships, handles and holds better if picked fresh. Tolerant to Fusarium Wilt.


ORGANIC FISH/SEAWEED BLEND ($48.50)

Neptune’s Harvest Organic Fish/Seaweed Blend Fertilizer gives you the best of both products with a perfect blend of hydrolyzed fish and seaweed concentrate, ensuring a complete fertilization program.

Growers using Neptune’s Harvest Organic Fish/Seaweed Blend Fertilizer on a regular basis have reported increased marketable yields and improved shelf life on fruits and vegetables. Fish and Seaweed are known to build the natural sugar in plants. Flowers and foliage will be stronger and more colorful. Blooms will be more plentiful, fragrant and longer lasting.


GIFT TREES (Starting at $24.99)

A living gift from The Planting Tree will bring joy and years of memory! Each tree or shrub will be carefully gift wrapped with burlap around the container and your personalized message. Some great Christmas holiday edition selections include Norfolk Island, Dark Pink Kanjiro Camellia and Canadian Hemlock Tree.

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Novice Gift Guide: 10 Best Gifts For Beginning Gardeners

Making a list of holiday gifts for your favorite new gardener? All of us at Gardening Know How are just full of gift ideas for beginning gardeners, and really special gifts for first-time gardeners! Scroll on through our novice gift guide and enjoy gift ideas that will spark the imagination and motivate the inner-gardener in anyone. These perfect holiday gifts will encourage and delight any new gardening enthusiast, whether a casual hobbyist or finicky perfectionist.

Here are 10 of the best gifts for first-time gardeners:

Paw Paw Everlast Labels

Paw Paw Everlast Labels – This company has come up with the cutest idea ever for keeping track of what’s been planted in the beginner’s garden. Perfect for smaller flowers or herb gardens, these little round-corner metal plates will help a new gardener remember what was planted where, and eliminates the guesswork when seeds begin to sprout. If you’ve ever been mystified trying to identify what just came up in your garden, you’ll agree these labels make all the difference. Sturdy and stainless, they can be re-used again and again. Your first-time gardener will appreciate these reusable labels for identifying seedlings, both in small planters or large veggie gardens.

Plant Package – Do you know someone who really wants to begin gardening but has no idea how to get started? Try gifting them with a subscription for everything they could possibly need to get started. Plant Package will send a perfectly organized set of four plants, soil mixtures and nutrients, pots – and every necessary must-have item to be an instant gardener. You can have packages sent monthly, every other month, or even once per season. Packages include flowers, herbs, leafy greens and detailed instructions for someone who wants to dive into gardening, but doesn’t have the time or resources to start from scratch.

Essential Garden Set from Garrett Wade.

Garrett Wade Tool Set – Get your beginning gardener off to a high-end start with only the best! Garrett Wade’s Essential Garden Set is a lifetime gift that includes a cast-aluminum trowel, a sturdy 3-pronged cultivator and a ratcheted, carbon-steel blade pruner. If you’ve ever cut a branch or stem with a ratcheted tool, you know how amazing they are, and this one is truly exceptional. Included with this three-tool set is a durable waxed cotton tote with plenty of pockets and a roll of twine! If you’re stumped about what to give your favorite beginning gardener, this set is over the top as a holiday gift. Only for the seriously persnickety.

Organic Vegetable Seed Collection from Jung Seed.

Jung Seed Collection – In your search for beginner gardener gift ideas, consider giving the meaningful gift of organic seeds! The Organic Vegetable Seed Collection is the ideal start on your holiday gifts for first-time gardeners. This great seed collection includes eight of Jung Organic’s most popular and best-producing vegetables. All of these organic seeds are high-quality, as well as non-GMO. They include: Belstar broccoli, Delicious tomato, Bloomsdale Long Standing spinach, King of the North pepper, Alisa Craig onion, Blue Lakes Bush 274 green bean, Napoli carrot, and Karina pea – over 1500 seeds! Valued at $33.10, Jung is offering a holiday special of $27.95!

Waxed Amaryllis Bulbs from Breck’s Bulbs

Breck’s Bulbs – Baby, it’s cold outside. Why not surprise your beginning gardener with a gorgeous amaryllis from Breck’s bulbs to add a bright splash of indoor holiday décor? If you’ve been puzzled about what to give the new gardener, try this remarkably stunning red bloom that’s cloaked in a shiny holiday ornament for good measure. These jumbo-sized bulbs have been waxed to hold in their moisture and nutrients. All they need is some light and love and, within a month and a half, they’ll take your breath away. Of all the gifts for beginning gardeners, this one might be the best bang for your buck.

4-Piece Garden Hand Tool Set from Cate’s Garden Tools

Cate’s Garden Tools – It’s not always easy thinking up holiday gifts for beginning gardeners. Sometimes new gardeners like to start small. Maybe the new project is a little more intricate and calls for tools that are more exacting than a shovel or hoe. Cate’s Garden is wowing new gardeners with these sturdy, stainless steel tools that help with everything plant related – like breaking up lumpy topsoil and even pulling pesky weeds. Ideal for a flower bed or houseplant hobbyist, the hand trowel, transplanting trowel, hand cultivator and hand weeder can be purchased separately or in a set. Smooth ash-wood handles make these tools the perfect holiday gifts for beginning gardeners who want to do everything just right. Even better is the fact that you’ll get 25% off with this exclusive coupon code: GKHCGP25.

The New Organic Grower from Chelsea Green Publishing

The New Organic Grower Book – Among all the gifts out there for first time gardeners, this 3 rd edition of The New Organic Grower by Eliot Coleman (from Chelsea Green Publishing) is simply a must-have for any organic gardener, either novice or pro. Fully updated and replete with gorgeous color illustrations, the timeless wisdom of this leader in organic methods should be on the shelf of every new gardener, whether home gardening or embarking on a small farm venture. Gardening organically is deeply satisfying, especially for someone just starting out. This author has been the authority on organic gardening for decades, but the book is thoroughly up to date with new ideas and proven techniques. Still wondering what to give the new gardener? This is a gift that will give back in so many ways.

Growers Assortment of Slotted Clear Orchid Pots from RePotme Orchids

RePotme Orchid Pot– For beginning gardeners who want to grow exotic orchids or African violets, why not give them a rePotme Growers Assortment of Slotted Clear Orchid Pots that is sure to produce successful growth and blooms? Everyone knows orchids can be a bit tricky to grow because it’s so easy for them to get waterlogged at the roots. But rePotme has come up with an ingenious solution – a pot with slots! If you’re looking for beginner gardener gift ideas, nothing will please a new gardener more than success with an exotic plant! RePotme customers rave about how beautifully these things work, and how they give just enough air and drainage to delicate plants. Check out their special soil mixes and fertilizers, too, created exclusively for orchids, violets, bonsai and succulents.

ThinkSOIL Test Kit – Gardeners often learn the hard way that their soil has a huge effect on the outcome of plants. Soil testing might seem like something only pros can do, but this great soil testing kit from thinkSOIL.com is one of the gifts for a first time gardener that will be appreciated more than you might think. Why? Because it’s so easy! Send a little sample of soil in the zip-lock bag to thinkSOIL’s lab. Postage is pre-paid and it’s pre-addressed. In less than two weeks, your new gardener can view, print and download all the soil info from the company’s website. No test tubes, chemicals or special knowledge required!

50′ Metal Garden Hose from Quality Source Products

Quality Source Garden Hose – Are you wanting your beginner gardener gift ideas to be surprisingly bright and shiny? Look no further. This incredible garden hose from Quality Source Products is made from the highest quality stainless steel with a brass (not plastic) sprayer. It’s lightweight and won’t twist, tangle or kink! Nothing can break or split this thing, dogs can’t chew it and thorns can’t poke it. It’s long enough to reach all the flower beds, boxes or lawns in any average sized yard. It’s a unique gift, and a long overdue remake of the old-timey garden hose that will impress your favorite beginning gardener. Just wrap a ribbon around it and let it shine under the tree!


25 Perfect Gifts for Gardeners

For those on your gift list with green thumbs, we've rounded up a list of ideas that are sure to inspire some nature-loving activities.

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If your friends and family love getting their hands dirty in the garden or spend most of their time in the yard, give them a thoughtful gift to support their hobby. Whether they're a master gardener or a novice, make their day with one of these garden-ready gifts.

Gardener's Harvest Basket

Sturdy yet lightweight, this functional wood-and-wire basket makes the perfect gardener’s companion. The oblong shape is the right size for gathering up a garden harvest or for toting weeding tools. The wire mesh interior allows you to easily hose off everything so your dirt doesn't make it inside.

Crabtree & Evelyn Gardener's Hand Therapy

Rough soil is hard on gardeners' hands. This highly-rated lotion is specially formulated to lock in moisture with its infusion of Shea butter and avocado. This intensive formula is made to nourish skin and help it feel noticeably smoother after each use, so it's pretty much a must-have for your friend who is always pruning and planting.

Brass & Glass Plant Mister

This elegant plant mister is ideal for all plants — from humidity-loving to water-sensitive — and at all stages, from seed starting to sprout growth. As their plants age, so will the spout, developing a beautiful patina over time.

Cottage-Style Birdhouse

Help them attract pollinators to their yard with a cottage-style birdhouse perfect for bird nesting.

Phoenix Oyster Mushroom Log

Sure, they may excel at growing tomatoes, but what about mushrooms? Expand your gardener's crop of edibles with this innovative, giftable log. Each hand-cut hardwood log is inoculated with spores that will sprout organic phoenix oyster mushrooms — a sweet, mild variety perfect for stir-fry, risotto and pasta dishes.

Herb Markers

Select from a list of beloved herbs or have these markers custom printed for your gardener. Each garden stake is made of solid copper so it'll last forever, gaining a beautiful bronze tarnish over the years.

Herb Drying Rack

After working hard on growing fresh herbs for mouthwatering recipes, your gardener wants to enjoy them all year long. Simply suspend bundles of fresh herbs upside down from this circular rack to be used even in the dead of winter.

Honey-Can-Do Herb Preserver

For preserving fresh herbs as long as possible, this elegant glass herb preserver will keep herbs fresh up to two weeks longer, and the narrow footprint makes it easy to store.

Pure Garden Folding Stool Garden With 5-Piece Tool Set

While gardening can be a great form of exercise, it can also lead to unwanted aches and pains, especially for less mobile folks. Gift a lightweight, portable stool so the gardener in your life can take a well-deserved rest when they need it, especially if they have a large garden or yard. This sturdy chair has a detachable bag and five essential tools to make it easier to complete garden chores without bending over.

Bee House Habitat

Give super pollinators a place to call home with this wood and bamboo habitat. About 140 species of native bees look for preexisting insect holes and woodpecker drillings, so they're drawn to the bamboo tubes of this house. They can pollinate several thousand blooms a day making this a win-win for insect and gardener.

Herb Scissors

These handy herb scissors are made with five blades to quickly snip fresh-from-the-garden chives, parsley and other herbs. The included comb conveniently swipes the blades free of debris for easy cleanup.

Garden Works Comfort Grip Soil Scoop

If you don't want to spring for a whole kit of tools, there are a few inexpensive ones you'll reach for over and over again like this soil scoop. Not only does it work as a small shovel and trowel for weeding and transplanting, but the serrated sides allow you to saw through stubborn stems and roots, too.

Garden Gloves With Claw Fingertips

For when you don't want to mess with a separate tool, let your gloves be your tool. Durable and puncture-resistant to protect your hands, these gloves prevent cuts and blisters and offer flexible, ergonomic design for handling small objects. This pack of four comes with two sets of gloves with claws and two sets without.

Self-Watering Seedling Starter

This seedling starter allows the gardener in your life to begin the growing process indoors. They only need to refill the water about once a week and the terracotta surround keeps the right amount of water in place to get their seeds started.

Martha Stewart Garden Digging Tool Set

Emulating the gardening queen herself by using the garden tools she uses. In her HGTV show Martha Knows Best, Martha Stewart uses this set from her line of garden tools to demonstrate the importance of soil prep. This essential trio of gardening tools is perfect for lots of garden and yard tasks: like digging trenches, aerating soil or breaking up piles of compost. Made of sturdy stainless steel and 40-inch green handles, this set includes a garden fork, shovel and spade.

Sweet Heart Planter

Let plant-lovers show off their love for gardening with these heart-shaped planters. Handmade of cast stone cement with a Verde finish, the planters are a charming addition to any garden. Their shallow bowl makes them great vessels for displaying succulents.

Annual Wildflowers Scatter Garden

This mix of wildflowers will help feed and shelter endangered native bees, butterflies and other garden pollinators. Just remove the top and sprinkle.

Hunter Gardener Clogs

For a quick-and-easy, slip-on-and-go shoe, it's hard to beat the rubber garden clog. Upgrade a gardener's well-loved pair with this classic, sturdy set from Hunter. Ringing at just under $100, it's a special gift that'll last an avid planter many years.

Rose Gardening Gloves

Not only for use with roses, but these sturdy gloves are also flexible and padded — a gardener's best friend. Designed with protection in mind, the extra-long length shields arms against thorns, poisonous vines and even bugs. The padded palms and reinforced fingertips make them puncture resistant.

Handmade Gnome Cement Statue

Every garden needs a friendly gnome. Not only are gnomes considered symbols of good luck, but they are just plain fun to have around. This one comes in either a stone finish or white cement.

Hummingbird Feeder

Instead of letting one hummingbird commandeer a single-spout feeder, gift the Hummerbar to your garden-loving, bird-loving friend. Since it's two feet long, this piece allows 22 birds to sip at once. If your friend is an avid birdwatcher, this innovative spin on the usual feeder should thrill them to no end.

Coco and Seed Hydroponic Mason Jar Superfoods Set

If they live in a small apartment with limited space for outdoor gardening, help them dip their toes into hydroponic gardening with one of these mason jar kits from Coco and Seed. Choose from one of three sets: Superfoods, Cocktail or Garden Pizza.

Olive Tree

The "it" plant in interior design right now is undoubtedly the olive tree. While not as adaptable and forgiving as other popular houseplants, if the person you're shopping for has the appropriate conditions (six hours of direct sunlight, dry climate in a 60 - 68 degree space) and is up for the challenge of caring for this Mediterranean plant, a potted olive tree would make a great thoughtful gift for your trendy, plant-loving friend. If their conditions aren't right for an olive tree, Plants.com sells tons of other potted plants to choose from like Meyer lemon trees and Monstera plants.

Living Composter

Help them put their food scraps to good use with a living composter that won't be an eyesore. This worm farm can process about two pounds of food waste each week. Drop in the scraps to feed the worms, then scoop out the compost to feed the plants — it's that easy!

The Farmstand Hydroponic Garden

Lettuce Grow's self-watering, self-fertilizing Farmstand is a splurge-worthy hydroponic growing system that offers a solution to common gardening woes like a short outdoor growing season, lack of space and limited time, to name a few. Available in five sizes, the kit works outdoors or in (with the addition of their grow lights), makes it easy to grow veggies, herbs and leafy greens at home, using 95 percent less water than traditional gardening, and looks like a sculptural piece of art. Plus, we live for good gardening puns. For more information on how this innovative system works, check out our full review from Kelly Smith Trimble, HGTV's senior editorial director and master gardener.


Artistic watering straws

Plantstraws (from around $25 at the time of publication)
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To help irrigate their crops, outdoor gardeners historically used ollas—unglazed ceramic jars—filled with water and buried in the ground. These sculptural plantstraws, available in brass or stainless steel, use a similar basic technology but for houseplants. A wick running through the straw pulls water from a jar or bottle into the plant’s soil, helping provide a slow, steady flow of moisture. This type of watering suits plants that like moist soil, such as baby’s tears (Soleirolia soleirolii) and umbrella palms (Cyperus alternifolius). The straws can also be used as a trellis for climbing plants. Your recipient simply has to wash it and cut off (or replace) the cord when needed—and keep their plantstraw forever.

Since the company is based in Sweden, shipping may take up to four weeks (according to their site). We don’t usually recommend gifts with such a long delivery time, but these plantstraws are so beautiful, we think they’re worth it for someone who would appreciate their dramatic look and practicality—even if you must resort to giving them an IOU with a picture of the straw in the meantime. (All prices on the site are listed in Swedish krona by default, but a drop-down menu at the top of the page lets you convert them into US dollars.)


38 Useful and Budget-Friendly Gifts for Gardeners in Your Life

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Do you have a special gardener in your life? If so, then you’ve probably noticed the light coming back into their eyes as the warmer days quickly approach.

Would you like to do something nice for them? Then keep reading because every gardener has a long list of things they wish they had. It isn’t that they are ungrateful for what they have.

In fact, it is just that certain tools make their job as a gardener a little more simple. And if you are working on a budget, don’t feel like this post isn’t for you.

Because here, I am offering great gift ideas for the gardener in your life that can be made or purchased. Here are gift ideas that most gardeners would love to have:

1. Compost Bin

A compost bin is a great gift for any gardener. It is not only functional but could also save the gardener in your life quite a bit of money in the long run.

Plus, you can make or buy this gift. So if you have a gardener in mind, then consider helping them make their own fertilizer right in this compost bin.

2. Tomato Trellis

A tomato cage or trellis is a great gift for the gardener who loves tomatoes. My husband and I would fit in that category as that is one of the largest crops in our garden.

If you know that your gardener loves growing different tomatoes then consider making them or buying tomato cages.

3. Herb Drying Rack

I love growing herbs, but it always seems that finding new places to hang them while they dry can be quite a hassle.

When I saw a herb drying rack I thought it was a great idea for any gardener who loves growing their own herbs.

4. Seed Starting Kit

Most gardeners start their own seeds. It saves a lot of money and plus you can afford to add more variety to your garden.

Also, you can control how your plants are grown all the way through the process. So most gardeners would love to have a kit to help them start their own seeds.

5. Grow Light Kit

A grow light kit is another great gift for the gardener that loves to start their own seeds or grow microgreens.

Though this gift could also be invaluable to the gardener that likes to prolong the growing season or even grow indoors year-round.

6. Garden Kneeler

This garden kneeling tool is really amazing. If you’ve ever gardened you know how hard it is on your knees.

Well, with this tool you have a cushion for your knees, a seat to rest, and a way to steady yourself when you are ready to get up.

7. Gloves

Every gardener needs a good pair of gloves. They are great for keeping your hands clean when you are working outdoors.

Plus, they are also good for protecting your hands from thorny weeds, or from getting infected cuts.

8. Planter Boxes

Planter boxes are another great gift idea for the gardener in your life. The reason is that they are a beautiful way to display flowers.

However, they are also great for growing vegetables and fruits in a container without it becoming an eyesore.

9. Potting Station

A potting station is a great gift idea as well. This is a gift option that can be purchased or made.

So if you are working on a budget, then you might want to consider this gift option since it can be a DIY gift.

10. Tiller

A tiller can be a gardener’s best friend. It keeps them from having to pull a bunch of weeds by hand, as well as helping them to prepare their garden each year.

As long as your gardener doesn’t practice no-till gardening, you’ll be good to go with this gift.

11. Plant Stand

Plant stands are another great gift because they allow gardeners to show off their gorgeous flowers in a fashionable and appealing way.

Personally, I love plant stands because it allows people from the road to notice my gorgeous flowers during the warmer months.

12. Table Top Garden

A tabletop garden is a great garden gift for those that love to garden (and even those who don’t.) The reason is that those who don’t love to garden can easily grow a plant indoors.

However, for the avid gardener, it gives them a way to grow something even when the temperatures aren’t cooperating with their passion.

13. Wheel Barrel

My mom bought us the best wheel barrel a few years ago for my husband’s birthday. It has hauled everything from dirt to wood, and anything else in between.

A wheel barrel is a very functional gift that can be used all over the garden and around the property in other areas too.

14. Pruners

Pruners are another excellent gift for the gardener. When you grow plants, part of the work is keeping the plant in tip-top shape.

You need pruners in order to cut the plants back each year and encourage new and better growth in the years to come.

15. Baskets

Baskets are something that a gardener can never have too many of. They are great for displaying flowers, hauling weeds, and also for harvesting your fruits and vegetables.

If you know a gardener that has quite the green thumb, then you’ll consider getting them a few extra baskets before harvest time.

16. Hoe

A garden hoe is a very versatile tool. I use mine all the time. Its primary purpose is to help get weeds out of the way of plants.

However, it can also be used for planting, emptying chicken nesting boxes, and for killing snakes that randomly sneak up on you in the garden.

17. Sprinkler

A sprinkler system makes watering a garden so much easier. It would be a great gift, especially, for those that have a larger garden.

If you’d like to save your gardener a lot of extra trips lugging watering cans and hoses, then consider getting them a sprinkler system.

18. Watering Can

Watering cans are a gardener’s friend. I love walking around our property with my watering can in hand and just taking in the cool night air after a hot summer day.

And also giving my beautiful plants a drink while I stroll. I think most gardeners enjoy taking in the flowers they work so hard on. A watering can is part of that process.

19. Self-Watering Planter

A self-watering planter can be a lifesaver. We try to go on vacation once a year, and I always worry about my potted plants while I’m gone.

Well, if you have one of these planters, then you don’t have to worry about coming home to dead plants.

20. Hand Tools

Hand-held gardening tools are very important to any gardener. They include things like the spade which you use to plant your seedlings.

If your gardener is in need of a new set, go for it. They are fairly inexpensive and will certainly be used.

21. Hanging Baskets

I love hanging baskets. They look so pretty hanging on a covered front or back porch. They can also be used indoors for hanging indoor plants and adding a little life to your space.

If you have a gardener that loves to decorate their porch areas with flowers, new hanging baskets could be a way for them to do that.

22. Flower Pouches

I love these things! We use to buy flowers in pouches from our local nursery when we lived in the city. We would use them to decorate the lights around our garage.

Then I discovered how inexpensive they were, and I love to create my own now.

23. Window Boxes

Window boxes are another great addition to any home. I use them every year around our house because I love looking out the doors and windows and seeing flowers.

If the gardener in your life loves that too, then window boxes might be a great gift for them. You can make them yourself too.

24. Twine

You might laugh at this gift idea, but you’d be surprised how handy twine can be to a gardener. It can be used to tie up plants and flowers so they don’t break.

If you are on a budget, but still want to give a thoughtful gift, this would be a good option for that in my opinion.

25. Gardening Tote

I love garden totes. I think they are functional and trendy. Yet they also help keep any gardener pretty organized.

It is also nice that you don’t have to fumble around looking for a certain tool.

26. Gardening Tool Belt

I think a gardening tool belt would be a really nice gift. It would be amazing to have all of the tools you need to be hooked right on your hip.

If you have a gardener in your life that likes the convenience of having their tools attached to them, then this could be a good gift idea.

27. Rubber Trug

You might be thinking, “What is a trug?” It is actually a really nice garden tool that makes life a lot easier.

It is basically a big rubber, flexible basket that is great for hauling harvests or weeds.

28. Plant Markers

Plant markers are an amazing gift in my opinion. You can make these yourself if you want to be crafty or are on a budget.

However, you can also purchase them. Knowing what you are planting and where you planted it is a great gift for any gardener.

29. Gardening Clogs

Garden clogs are another fantastic gift idea in my book. To have one pair of shoes (that are easy to hose off) that you can garden in is an amazing gift.

Actually, I can’t tell you how many pairs of shoes I’ve ruined because I didn’t have garden clogs. If you’d like to find the right garden clogs for your gardener, try using our buying guide.

30. Garden Hat

If you’ve ever gardened in the hot southern summer temps, then you know what an awesome gift a big floppy sun hat can be.

My husband was the first one to go for the floppy sun hat, but he proved that it can make a huge difference on a really warm day.

31. Rainwater Collection System

A rainwater collection system can be as small or as large as you might imagine it to be. You can make your own rainwater collection systems, or purchase one.

For a smaller garden, they may not need a large rainwater collection system. A small one would probably do for watering plants.

32. Garden Scooter

This would be a great gift for a gardener of any age. It allows you to sit down and roll along as you work in the garden.

Plus, it has a nice place to hold your tools. This would add a lot of convenience to gardening.

33. Kneeling Pad

Kneeling pads remind me of my grandmother. She was a gardener and every time she went outside she had to have her kneeling pad and coordinated garden gloves.

However, now that I’m older I realize how much these kneeling pads really do save your knees. They are fairly inexpensive as well.

34. Hen and Chick Grow Kit

My mother-in-law gave me one of these grow-kits years ago. At the time I wasn’t really sure what to do with it.

However, now that I’ve been growing more and more I see how neat these little things are. So if your gardener likes to grow hen and chicks then, by all means, try giving them a kit.

35. Flower Pots

A gardener can never have too many flower pots. They are all so different and versatile.

Plus, the more pots you have the more things you can grow in an experiment before you add them to your garden.

36. Plants/ Seeds

Giving a gardener a new plant or seeds to start a new plant is usually a great gift idea. It is exciting as the thought of growing something new.

Plus, if your gardener grows a lot of edibles, it is great to offer more variety for the food they produce that year.

37. Garden Signs

Garden signs are another fun gardening gift. It adds a little design, personality, and creativity to the garden.

If your gardener likes to make their garden their own, then giving them a few garden signs could be a fun way to encourage that. You can make some yourself too.

38. Stepping Stones

Stepping stones are another fun way to add personality to a garden. You can make them as sentimental as you’d like.

Plus, it is a great gift idea for a DIYer as well. If not, you can always purchase stepping stones too.

Well, now you have over 30 gift ideas for the gardener in your life. Hopefully, this will add a little extra pep in their step now that spring is on its way too!


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