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40 Gifts for Gardeners

Trying to find the perfect gift for the green thumb in your life? We've got you covered with this carefully curated list.

Of all places in the world, one place gardeners love to spend their time is 100% their garden. Whether they’ve got their hands in the dirt tending to a garden of beautiful flowers or veggies growing in their backyard or they’re reading something garden related or they’re even sitting and enjoying the beauty of their hard work, every gardener spends most of their time on things that concern their garden. 

It takes a special person to take their time to plant a garden and find satisfaction in giving it all the essential care to grow and flourish. Talk about hard work, patience (and a list of gardening tools that never ends)! It only makes sense to help them enjoy their favorite place by giving them functional and helpful gifts. 

dening gift can be hard; it’s even harder if your giftee isn’t a novice and they probably have lots of tools, seeds and clothes already. But shopping doesn’t have to be hard. Right? That’s why we’ve done a significant amount of work by rounding up the best gifts for gardeners (whether novices or experts) for you. So you don’t need to scramble to find the coolest, most unique and most creative gifts for the gardener in your circle.

Our Top 3 Picks

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Folding Garden Stool
It’s a cool, multipurpose and practical gift.

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Gardener’s Carry all
It’s beautiful, functional and cost-effective.

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Good on a Budget

Plant Journal
It’s unique and you don’t need to break the bank.

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Mother’s Day Gifts for Gardeners

Gardener’s Carry-All

This traditional garden basket made from white pine and a maple handle will help your mom carry newly harvested produce from her veggie plot. sure, they’re fresh and divine, but also, coated in soil. The mesh underneath makes it easy for her to hose down her fruits and veggies before she goes inside. The basket is also sturdy and pretty enough to take to the farmers’ market.

 

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Plant Lady Tee Shirt

In a world of cat moms and dog ladies, make your mom become a stylish plant lady with this scrupulously soft cotton shirt. She can wear this to run errands, for her evening walks or anywhere she wants to make people aware she’s a plant lady that loves her veggie pals so much. It’s available in different colors so you can pick as many as she’d love so she can wear them all week long.

 

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Garden Kneeler

Maintaining a garden isn’t the easiest thing but with this garden kneeler, be assured that your mom can spend time doing her favorite thing (gardening) and ease the pressure and pain on her knees. It’s sturdy and lightweight, comfortable and can be folded to save space. It also comes with gloves and two large tool pouches. 

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Solar Snake Repeller

If your mom’s never-ending war with snakes and rodents like rats in her garden is always the topic of the season, get her a solar snake repeller that’ll kiss her annoying guests goodbye. It is designed with solar energy, waterproof function, and has a radius of about 65 feet leaving an unbearable environment for snakes and rodents to stay in and compelling them to leave.

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Garden Apron

Any gardener will appreciate an apron complete with pockets for all the tools they’ll need to tend to their plants. This beautiful apron has built-in pockets for not only carrying garden tools, your mom can carry everything from seeds to freshly harvested veggies. The straps are strong and sewn in nicely and will fit any body size.

 

Get it from Amazon 

 

Custom Garden Stake

Help your mom add a special and unique touch to her garden with this personalized metal sign. At 15 inches wide by 19.5 inches tall, it’s available in a collection of colors and styles (think stars, butterflies or hummingbirds). With this, she’ll take credit for her gorgeous green babies. Add your mom’s name and style for a stunning Mother’s Day gift.

 

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Wildvioletta Gardeners Gift Tin

If your mom loves to get her hands in the dirt, then this fun gift set is for her. It’s filled with healing balm and cuticle cream, tea tree soap, a bar of organic eucalyptus and a two-sided nail brush. The tin can also be used as storage for seeds, tags, etc. Add green gardening gloves for an extra fee and you’ll melt her heart.

 

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“The Four Season Farm Gardener’s Cookbook”

This is two books in one! Help your Mom put her hard work to good use with this 496-page cookbook from Barbara Damrosch and Eliot Coleman that contains 120 recipes and step-by-step guides for gardening. These recipes will harmonize her garden with her kitchen for the best-tasting dishes all year round. 

 

Get it from Amazon 

Cool Gifts for Gardeners

Folding Garden Stool

This is a cool gift that’s  functional and durable. It’s a gift that helps avoid both knee pain and missing spades. It’s light and sturdy and the coolest part, it comes with a detachable tote bag for all their tools. The folding stool is not only perfect for gardening, but it’s also great for camping, fishing, travel, hiking, picnic, sports events and other indoor or outdoor exercises. 

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Bluetooth Audio Sunglasses 

If your favorite gardener also enjoys listening to music, why not help them do both simultaneously? They can tend to their green best friends and listen to their all-time favorite album at the same time while protecting their eyes from the sun. Two gifts in one? Common! It doesn’t get cooler than this.

 

Get it from Amazon 

 

Hori Hori Garden Knife

Combining the qualities of a knife, a trowel and a saw, this weeding knife will make your gardener the coolest and it’ll quickly become their favorite hand tool. This knife has sharp and smooth blades for digging, planting, weeding, and gardening. It also comes with a leather cover for protection and a sheath that aids easy carriage.

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Boonie Sun Hat

This stylish hat should be on your shortlist of gift ideas. It offers protection from the sun and will help keep them looking cool while working in the garden. Plus, it comes in several beautiful colors so you can choose their best. It’s designed with a drawstring that makes it adjustable.

 

Get it from Amazon 

 

Smart Weather Station

This is a local and remote monitoring package which will allow them to monitor the weather condition of their home and backyard. They get to keep track of precisely how much rain or sunlight is falling on their lawn and garden. Personal weather stations can sometimes cost a lot and take a lot to set up, however, this is easy to install and affordable.

 

Get it from Amazon 

 

Muckster Garden Boots

Every gardener needs a pair of garden boots to walk through muddy garden beds, but who says they can’t look cool while at it? These boots are sturdy, stylish and 100% waterproof and will keep water and the most aggressive soils away from their legs. 

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Vintage Spoon Garden Markers Set

If your receiver has a flare for cool vintage items, then this maker set is for them. What’s cooler than naming your plants? Having a gorgeous set of vintage spoons customized with the names of your plants. These will add a touch of fanciness and practicality to any herb garden.

 

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Owl Watering Can

This gardening necessity doubles as decor for their garden and a watering can for their plants. Owls are artful animals, and this would surely add beauty to their garden. Filled with personality (and water), this lively garden buddy will keep their plants and flowers hydrated and also brighten up any garden.

 

Get it from Uncommon goods 

 

Unique Gifts for Gardeners

‘From the Garden of’ Personalized Stamp

If your receiver has a vegetable garden and they like to share or sell their bounty, then this gift is for them. Vegetable gardens can be overwhelmingly fruitful at times and your gardener sharing their bounty is most likely inevitable. What’s a unique way to do this? A custom “From the Garden of” stamp will add a personal touch to their basket of veggies.

 

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‘Be Kind’ Garden Flag

If your gardener has a cause that they genuinely care about, the details of that movement can be customized on a garden flag. Help them add a dose of kindness to their garden—something everyone could use more of—with this thick, double-sided banner that’s waterproof.

 

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Solar-Powered Light Chimes

If they love to enjoy the piece in their garden from dawn to dusk, then they’ll certainly appreciate these decorative  light chimes. They’re unlit during the day, but come on at night and glow in an array of colors. This isn’t an increase to their electricity bill as the chimes are solar-powered.

 

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Bird Feeder Glass Mason Jar

Your favorite gardener can enjoy their morning coffee in their garden with the company of the local birds.  This easy-to-fill bird feeder is made from a vintage mason jar that’ll attract the local birds and give your giftee a good morning time in their garden. This piece will also add to the beauty of their garden.

 

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Plant Journal

Perfect gift for gardeners who enjoy taking notes, thinking and planning. This journal is beautiful and has a lot of details to fill in; it can be used to record seasonal reports and draw up plans for the following year. Help them keep track of their plants’ growth and also write down how they feel about their babies.

 

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Spotted Wellies Garden Ducks

They may not have real ducks of their own, so it’d be nice to add these cute little guys to their backyard garden or porch adding that extra charm and the right amount of cheer. Seeing how cute these ducks look; with their polka-dotted boots,  any guest that visits your gardener’s space knows they should look their best. 

 

Get it from Uncommon goods

 

Solar Hand Blown Glass Stake

This masterpiece from Stephen Kitras is a unique gift any gardener would love. The lovely hand-blown glass stake is solar-powered, brightening the garden after dark to evoke Vincent van Gogh’s magic masterpiece “Starry Night” in the evening landscape. The nighttime sparkle this stake adds to the garden will strengthen the bond between the gardener and their garden.

 

Get it from Uncommon goods

 

Wind Chimes

Bring a peaceful symphony to their garden with these wind chimes. If your favorite green finger is also a music lover, this is the best pick! To them, nothing is better than gazing and tending to their babies while listening to lovely and peaceful melodious notes. 

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Gifts for Men Gardeners

Fiskars Ergo Garden Tool Set

This basic tool set is all he needs! Made of cast aluminum, these tools—a trowel, a cultivator and a transplanter—cut through the hardest turf and also withstand any weather condition to resist rust, which is good if he’s one to forget his tools outside. One thing that makes this set different from the others is the ergonomic design used to make the handles, which reduces hand and wrist tiredness, allowing him to work for long without pain.

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Adjustable Telescopic Folding Rake

Cleaning trash from the garden just got easier! This lightweight rake is Made from long-lasting aluminum alloy and has an easy-grip, rubber handles to reduce hand and wrist pain while working. Also, the easy-to-adjust head and handle allow gardeners to clean trash from any size garden. 

 

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Manual Hand Pruner

This hand primer is a must-have for every gardener. The blades are made of high-quality steel that can cut through anything, while the rubber-cushioned handle gives extra comfort. If your gifted is left-handed, there are lefty pruners available for him too. 

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Custom Garden Trowel

Likely, he has never had his tools customized, even if he might be a seasoned gardener. Bring a smile to his face with an engraved message on the handle of his new favorite garden trowel. Best believe he would always find a reason to use this tool!

 

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Dual Chamber Tumbling Composter

Every gardener should have a compost bin to easily get rid of clippings, while also infusing nutrients back into the soil. This compost tumbler allows anyone—even amateurs—to effortlessly start a compost pile. Typically, Gardeners have to use a shovel to turn materials for decomposition, but With this gift, he just needs to turn the tumbler five to six times every two to three days. 

 

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Gardener Dad Shirt

Want to make him laugh? This is the gift! It’s a humorous shirt that makes a great gift for men who love to garden. It even comes in many various colors so you can buy them in different colors and have him wear one on each day of the week.

 

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Caterpillar Men’s Trademark Pant

These durable pants are perfect for gardeners who do lots of kneeling. Apart from looking good while tending to his garden, he’ll be protected from mosquitoes and other insects that might be living among his plants. These pants come in different colors and sizes so you can get his preference and have him looking good while working.

 

Get it from Amazon 

 

Lightweight Garden Hose

This garden hose will fit perfectly into his garden and make watering easier for him. With this super-slim, lightweight hose, which comes in different lengths, he can save a lot of time and keep his veggies or flowers fresh and nourished.

 

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Gifts for Indoor Gardeners

Glass Terrarium

Handmade from glass and steel, this birdcage-shaped terrarium is an excellent home for different types of plants. From succulents, to cacti, to ferns, it’s a great place for your giftee to tend to a tiny indoor slice of nature. This terrarium would also make a great gift for any gardener who is also a business owner or office worker who’d enjoy some greenery in their workspace.

 

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AeroGarden Bounty Basic

Believe it or not, this indoor Aerogarden grows plants five times quicker than an outdoor garden. The AeroGarden Bounty Basic uses LED lights and can cultivate nine various plant types at once. Designed with an auto-timer, this garden turns itself on and off to provide your plants with the exact amount of light they need for growth.

 

Get it from Amazon 

 

Multi-level Plant Stand

This wooden plant stand has a remarkable amount of space, however, its base only measures 34 inches in width, making it perfect for indoor gardeners who live in smaller homes or apartments. This plant stand is sturdy and the different levels are designed to elevate and lower plants, letting them get a decent amount of sunlight.

 

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LED Grow Light Bulb for Indoor Plants

This provides plants with the light they require to flourish and grow. It is ideal for indoor gardeners who also have a flair for interior decor. while providing their plants with the light needed, the LED grow light bulb also looks like a regular light bulb so be assured that their space will be beautified. 

 

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Remiawy Watering can 

Can we talk about how gorgeous this is? This is ideal for indoor gardeners who appreciate finer things and like to treat their plants like babies. This solid stainless steel watering can is well-made and beautiful to look at. It has an ergonomic long spout design that makes it easy to use and prevents water from spilling. It’s a functional and decorative piece in one.

 

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Indoor Herb Garden Kit

This multipurpose gardening kit by Fleur Du Bien comes with ten different biodegradable growing pots that can be planted directly in the ground as soon as the seedlings sprout, or moved to a larger indoor pot. It also consists of ten herb seed packs and thorough instructions for each seed kind, which helps remove guesswork from growing.

 

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Labrador Dog Planter

Trying not to break the bank while shopping for one of the best gifts for your green thumb friend? This home decor pup planter is a great option. Their little succulents don’t have to be left in boring plastic pots. Spice up their space, kitchen counter, or office desk with this piece!

 

Get it from Amazon

 

Indoor Humidity and Temperature Monitor 

Some plants thrive better in specific indoor temperatures, or with a particular level of humidity. This is why having a humidity monitor is advised. It monitors both humidity and temperature while keeping track of the highs and lows daily. The more your giftee knows about their plants and how they’re fairing, the easier it’ll be to care for them.

 

Get it from Amazon