If you know someone who has a green thumb and is always itching to get their hands in the dirt, you can help celebrate their love for all things growing with a thoughtful holiday gift.
We know there will be something for all the gardeners and indoor plant moms on our list, from wall prints to misters to funky socks. And the great thing about gifts for plant lovers is that their appreciation of them will just keep growing.
Here are 10 ideas to help inspire your green gift-giving this year.
1. watering can
This elegant watering can helps keep your loved one’s plants looking their very best. Made with solid copper, this Haws’ design classes up any interior, and the long curved spout is perfect for watering house plants at the soil level, under the leaves.Floral Socks Allow Your Plant-Loving Friends to Express Themselves
2. plant prints
Even if your garden-lover lives in a seasonal locale with frigid temperatures in the wintertime, they can still enjoy a green view. In our homes, we surround ourselves with reminders of the things we love and the things we love to do. Remind your gardener of greener days with handcrafted leaf prints.
These artist-designed prints are serious wall bling. The quality and tones are calibrated to your artistic sensibilities. They make any room in the house leafy and lovely.
These soy wax candles by Zoe Tang look gorgeous. Exquisitely detailed, each candle supports a mini-terrarium or a large blossom. They don’t just look great, either; they are scented with white jasmine, poppy and vanilla, creating a sweet-smelling ambiance. They’ll think of you every time they light the candle.
Maybe you have a friend or loved one who wants to be a great gardener but hasn’t quite gotten the knack of it yet. Presenting the Perfectly Watered Plant Pot, the plant holder that will never leave you with a desiccated, dry plant.
The terracotta-cum-glass pot makes sure your leafy greens stay that way with the ideal amount of water over time. For aspiring plant-whisperers, get them the gift that keeps on giving water to their houseplants with this ingenious Swedish design.Learn How to Make Flowers from Socks to Gift Your Green-Thumbed Friends in a Fun Way
If your gardener relative would rather wear their love on their sleeves, give them this charming Monstera leaf pin. It looks fabulous on the collar of a denim jacket or pinned to a backpack. It’s subtle and chíc and will make them think fondly of you any time they pin it on.
One of the most useful tools in a gardener’s arsenal is a trusty pair of shears. Based on a Japanese design called “Bonsai scissors,” these are durable and let you apply just the right amount of pressure.
Your gardener friend or relative may have other shears in their toolbox, but as soon as they use these steel shears, they will never want to use any others again.
7. garden socks
Socks are always a perfect gift. Everyone wants to keep their feet warm, and it’s a way to express some personality as well.
Learn how to make flowers from socks and create a delightful sock bouquet for your gardening buddy. Practical and fun-loving, plant and floral socks will be a hit with any of your green-thumbed loved ones.
The gift that truly keeps on giving is the one they get every month for three or six months. A subscription box from Lunarly is the perfect present for your gardening enthusiast. In each box, you get a houseplant, a candle and intention wellness tools, so self-care is a cinch.
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9. retro mister
Houseplants benefit from weekly watering, but their leaves also need to be misted. Gift your green-thumbed loved one with this useful mister that looks as good as it works.
It comes in three different glass designs and will spruce up your gardener’s space as well as help their plants stay hydrated.
10. blooming lollies
The perfect stocking stuffer, these adorable lollipops come in flavors, such as strawberry-basil and lemongrass-lavender. Once you’re done with the candy, you can plant the stick which will then sprout into an herb or flower!
It’s the gift that gives twice – once as a delightful snack and again as a plant.
the final word
For those who love to cultivate their environmental gardening identity and ecological gardening practices, give them a gift that reminds them of their beloved hobby. These ten gift ideas for plant lovers, making choosing the ideal gift simple this year.
You can go big with a six-month subscription box or a sock bouquet, or not-so-big with a botanical lollipop they can plant after they’ve enjoyed it. Whatever you get them, they’re sure to enjoy a gardening-themed gift this holiday season.