Searching for the best Christmas gift for your green-fingered friends? Take a look at out top ten picks including personalised gifts, quirky ideas and items no gardener can live without.
Some have said gardening can add years to your life, so with that in mind we’ve put together a list of fun, unusual and quirky gifts which will stand the test of time below:
1. RHS Flora and Fauna Kneelo Kneeler – Buy for £17.95
You wont get aching knee’s when trying to plant all those bulbs this year with RHS’s Floral and Fauna Kneeler. Outstandingly comfortable, we loved its beautiful design featuring birds, foliage all on a sky blue soft base. Reminding us of spring time (a perfect time to start gardening) the Kneelo is light as a feather, has a hole at the top so you can carry around the garden and slim enough it can be stored away at ease.
2. PrezzyBox Personalised Bird Home – Buy for £19.95
Winter is coming! and keen gardeners want to ensure all their flying friends have something to nibble on in the cold frosty days. This personalised has the phrase @Home Tweet Home; fixed on the wooden box however you can also add 15 characters of personalised text! We love that this is ready to hang, has a real rustic feel and is very sturdy.
3. RHS Gold Leaf gardening gloves – Buy for £25.99
Every gardener needs a pair of ultra tough gloves and we can safely say these bad boys are the best! Not only will you not feel a thing through these, they are water resistant and even have extended cuff giving us extra protection to the wrist and forearm, plus they are so comfy to wear you wont even notice them. Say ‘bye bye’ to splinters and cold and wet hands with the Jayco tough touch glove.
4. Butterflies and Blooms Tea For One – Buy for £22.00
Enjoy tea for one in this handy teapot, cup and saucer set from Royal Horticultural Society. With a stunning butterfly and botanical design, a keen gardener can sit back, relax and take in all the magic work they have done in the garden. What did we love most apart from it’s design? it’s also dishwasher friendly!
5. Gardeco Ellipse Mexican Chiminea – Buy for £119.99
Most of us love to sit outside however when the chilly nights start to come in you find yourself sneaking indoors for a quick heat up, however with the The Gardeco Ellipse Mexican Chiminea you can now stay stay warm outdoor. This stunning clay chiminea is easy to light and perfect for those winter parties, you can even cook on too!
6. Tesco Bird Silhouette Cushion – Buy for £8.00
Bring outdoors, indoor with this soft and delightful bird silhouette cushion. Gardeners who like the wildlife will love to find a set of these cushions under their Christmas tree plus it the cushion would make a fantastic present for work friends too.
7. Thompson & Morgan Gardener’s Gubbins Pot Set Gift – Buy for £29.99
Keep all your gardening bits and pieces stores easily with this range of gubbins pots. You get nine pot’s each labeled differently: wire, vine eyes, labels (x2), pea rings, snips, pens & pencils and misc. Arriving in a bright blue colour this is the ideal gift for Christmas.
8. Interflora Floral Fun Christmas Pudding – Buy for £40.00
The centre point of any table, this Christmas pudding flower arrangement is bursting with character. Featuring pristine white carnations, topped with a gorgeous red rose and some holly, it will look good enough to eat. Flowers are always top of the list when it comes to that extra special gift at Christmas and this wills surely put a huge smile on any recipients face.
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