It’s the holiday season, and you want to buy a special gift for your gardener. This is the perfect time for a gardener’s assistance as he will visualize and plan what he wants to do with it before the onset of spring when he can use it. You can lot of options from your local hardware or home goods stores, but these days it is even easier to go online and buy the perfect gardener’s gift right at home.
You can buy fancy gifts, which look nice and pretty, but it is advisable to go for a practical gift for your gardener, which he can utilize readily. These can be anything digging or planting tools, garden flag holder hoses, to even shovels or trowels.
To make your gift innovative and different, you can combine several gift ideas and put them all in a single basket instead of spending on one expensive gift. This makes your gift thoughtful and personal. The basket can include an assortment of facilities like gloves, fertilizer, twister ties, rain gauge, disposable towels, and even medication. You could also give a yearly calendar for suggestions on the best time to plant fruits, flowers, plants, and vegetables.
Books are always the best gifts received. Gardening books on the different types of vegetables, flowers, formal gardening, plants, soil, annual and perennial gardening are ideas you can peruse.
If your gardener loves butterflies or hummingbirds, gift him with various flowers or hummingbird feeders that invite them to the garden.
Garden stones in different colors, shapes, sizes make great gifts. Hand-made garden stone kits or self-inscribed rocks can make this simple gift extremely special.
Fertilizers, water sprinklers, and sturdy boxes for gardening tools in different shapes and sizes are traditional ideas but are still popular among gardeners.
Colorful gazing balls of different sizes and materials making gardens look bright and exciting. Along with a gazing ball holder, the gazing ball makes an exciting gift for the gardener who loves to adorn and beautify his garden.
Gardeners also value wind spinners and flags, which are very useful in the garden. There is a range of banners and spinners available today, giving us the freedom of choice. You have the option of providing a set of flags, which can be changed at every season, offering a different look to the garden every time. Spinners are available in rainbow colors, which make them look very bright.
Gardeners also love exotic and rare plants—for instance, amaryllis exotica, London tulips, rare herbs, the ginkgo tree, and so on.
Statues of different things, such as angels, birds, Gods, and so on, also make great gifts. Birdbaths that can also be given as a gift make the garden look very innovative and unique.