Gardener's Gift Guide
Perfect Gifts for Gardners
These items are some of my favorite gardening tools. A great collection of gardening tools and equipment can take a long time to acquire. Sometimes I have to save up to purchase items, so I'm always thrilled to receive gardening gadgets as gifts.
Gardening is a wonderful hobby, but it requires the right tools to perform a variety of tasks. Whether it is a holiday, an anniversary, a birthday, or just to let your favorite gardener know they are loved, gardening tools and accessories make great presents. To a gardener, they are better than sweaters, dinner out, or gift cards to the mall.
Gardeners are creative souls. Whenever they look out the window or see a seemingly neglected spot in the landscape, they start planning and considering how to improve the garden. Even more in the dormant months when they are anticipating the gardening season to come.
Gardening Gadgets They Wish They Had
Their are gardening tools and gadgets your gardener drools over, but would not splurge and buy for themselves. Here's what's on that "in my dreams" list.
A Gardener's World is in Bloom All Year - Treat Your Gardener
It is difficult to believe, even when it is snowy and cold, but the gardener in your life is busy thinking about the perfect garden. They don't have visions of sugar plums dancing in their heads, more likely the thoughts are more like a beautiful space for you and your family to entertain. Perhaps there is even an area in mind for a great vegetable or herb garden.
While the yard may look cold and stark to you, these months are great for planning and preparing for the year to come. Gardeners tend to jot down ideas on scraps of paper, or draw plans on napkins or backs of used pieces of paper. Come spring, many of these garden ideas will come to life.
Japanese Hori Hori - For every sale from Amazon on this page, Squidoo donates $1 to Room to Read
This tool is great for dividing perennials. In addition, the tough blade is handy for cutting out stubborn patches of grasses which may have taken root in your garden or cutting woody stems and roots.
I couldn't do without my hori hori knife. Every summer I seem to find even more uses for this tool!
A Garden's Gifts Last All YearClick thumbnail to view full-size
Great Plans Make Great Gardens
Help your gardener dream up new and visual their ideas. Instead of notes and quick drawings here and there, put technology to work for them.
Gardening Journals - Plan and Track
Like a snowflake each garden is different. To ensure gardening success, it is vital to keep track of what works and what doesn't. Give them the tools they need to ensure successful gardening.
Indoor Reminders of the Garden - Help Them Have Flowers all Year
Give them a reminder of the joys of their garden all year long.