Gardening Gift Ideas
No matter the occasion a garden plant, tool, book or perhaps clothing is an excellent gift idea for many family and friends. A garden gift voucher or plant pack is also practical idea for Mothers Day, Fathers Day, Birthdays or Christmas, always appreciated and if you can’t think of the right gift, their is always a gift voucher, which any keen gardener will appreciate.
And if you are overseas, delivery from a nursery in Australia can certainly be arranged.
- plants are always a favourite, so a plant gift pack is a good idea, especially if you know a little about the sort of plants your recipient likes then you can look for the unusual, or just lovely looking. Many gardeners are collectors, if you can find that special plant you are well on the way to finding the perfect gift. Roses are always popular.
- gloves are one of the most widely used things in the garden. They may seem a little utilitarian, but a practical idea is appreciated by many gardeners
- garden kneelers are just great, especially for older gardeners
- pots and containers
- garden implements including Secateurs, garden forks and spades are an excellent choice
- OR maybe a voucher, sounds like the easy way out, you do not have to come up,with the idea, however at least the recipient gets what they want.
Giving a Voucher is a great way to ensure that a present is exactly what is wanted. Vouchers and gift delivery services are available from a range of participating garden product suppliers.
Roses, plants, gardening books and DVDs, garden clothing and gardening gloves all make great gifts on Birthdays, Christmas, Mothers Day and Fathers Day.
Available in Australia from the following suppliers
470 Monbulk-Silvan Road Monbulk VIC 3793
"Guaranteed mail order flowering bulbs, perennials, roses, trees, landscaping plants, garden accessories and community fundraising Austra lia-wide."
PO Box 7040 Leura NSW 2780
Rare woodland plants, Trilliums Epimediums, Arisaemas, plus much more.www.lynnsrareplants.com.au
357 Monbulk Road SILVAN VIC 3795
Guaranteed "garden worthy" bulbs, plants and perennials. Visit the website to browse our large range of daffodils or request the latest free catalogue.
400 Galston Road, Galston NSW 2159
Huge range of potted roses available all year - weeping, standards, climbing, groundcover, bush, David Austin, Smooth Touch, Old World, New Releases. Rose Garden Design Service.
Healthy, 100% Organic garden plants. Buy online, direct from grower. 100% satisfaction guarantee. Flat-rate postage QLD NSW VIC ACT SA & NT. Huge range of tropical & rare plants, fruit & edibles, trees, flowers, foliage & more.
And a few slightly ‘different ideas’
- solar lighting
- maybe a solar powered pump, especially if the gardener is the innovative type
- a specialist book on a particular garden interest, roses, south african bulbs, liliums….
- a birdbath
- a subscription to a gardening magazine… Gardening Australia, Organic Gardening, The English Garden
- membership of a gardening club or society
- or be adventurous and try a rare plant or bulb that they would never buy because it costs to much…
An excellent choice for all ages, getting children into gardening maybe with a carnivorous plant, or perhaps a Lithop or living stone, older gardeners have their preferences, all gardeners appreciate a well thought out gardening gift.