Gardeners adore gifts related to the garden. And fortunately for those of us who shop for gardeners, there are zillions of choices of good gift ideas. Buy them tools or seeds. Maybe find an adorable decorative flag or a resin bunny statue to give as a gift. Does your gardener love new clothes? Find them garden-themed T-shirts or sun-protective hats.
But just in case you'd like a little help in the shopping process, we've put together a list of twenty-one different unique gift ideas to buy for your favorite gardener. Let's take a look at what we've found.
1. Garden Genie Gloves
At first glance, this looks like someone's lost Halloween costume. It's not, though. These cool gloves have different fingertips that work as digging tools. There are four of these little diggers on each hand. The latex coated gloves are water-resistant and tear-resistant, too. These are available in purple, green, and brown colors.
2. Outdoor Floral Garden Lights - Solar Powered
This 2-pack of lights resemble lily flowers. One is white, and one is purple. Each has seven color-changing options if you want to switch things up. They are powered by solar energy, so you don't need to worry about plugging them in or batteries. The solar charge lasts for about 8 hours. Buy a grouping of these and turn your nighttime garden into something magical.
3. Cat Got Your Gnomes?
This delightful garden statue is a smile-getter, for sure. A naughty tabby cat has its hands and mouth full of pesky gnomes. Gnomes are known to terrorize gardeners, so this cat is the best protection. The weather-proof statue is resin.
4. Tree Face Sculpture
Do you ever feel watched in the woods? This resin tree sculpture gives life to your favorite big trees. Two eyes, approx. 3" diameter and a mouth and mustache about 10" tall easily install into a tree. The hardware is provided. The mouth of the face has a bit of a shallow bowl where you can place birdseed for your avian neighbors. This is safe for hanging outdoors.
5. Solar Bee Light For The Garden
This cute, buzzy guy is not just a pretty face. He's active, too. His wings turn, and his eyes light up in the evening. The eyes power by solar energy, so no batteries or cords needed. The bee affixes to a stake that is 43" tall. The bee itself is 9" in length. Three coats of paint protect the underlying metal from rust and decay.
6. Funny Gardening T-shirt
This shirt works for the funny gardener in your life. It's available for men, women, and also in youth sizes. Some of the available colors are 100% cotton tees. Others are poly/cotton blend tees. But all of them are soft and comfortable and hilarious.
7. Solar Garden Frog With Light Up Eyes
This funny little fellow wants to brighten up a garden near you. His eyes, powered by solar lights, glow at night. This is the type of gift that a gardener would never buy for themselves, but would love to receive from a friend. Don't let that gardener down, get them the funny frog!
8. Chia Statue
Mount Rushmore is a national treasure. If you gift this Chia George Washington bust, then you will be too. This statue is available in several other historical American figures, including Abraham Lincoln. This kit comes with everything you need to sprout a full head of chia hair in as little as two weeks. This is a gift to get people talking!
9. For The Flower Lover
Maybe the gardener you need to gift prefers an indoor gift. This beautiful and elegant little dish expresses the sentiment, "If friends were flowers, I'd pick you." It's an exquisite 4" x 4"—a perfect gift for the hostess of your annual garden club party.
10. Inspirational Rocks
This collection of fifty polished pebbles features engraved rocks. Each one has an etching of an inspirational word. These are great to scatter in the garden beds, or you could fill a special planter with these and set it at the garden entrance. This is a super gift for the gardener that has everything.
11. Garden Owl Statue With Solar Lights
How cute is this owl? Charge him up during the day, and then at night, his lights will glow for 8-10 hours. He makes a perfect gift because he's such a delightful surprise. The owl is finished with a UV-resistant coating to prevent fading. He's weather-proof, hand-painted, and sturdy.
12. Zombie Plant Kit
Have you ever heard of a zombie plant? Neither have we. But this kit features a plant that plays dead after you touch it. It's packed in a coffin-like gift box with lots of scary messages. Even its flowers play a role in the zombie situation—they resemble brains! The kit comes with everything you need to grow zombie plants from seed. This is an excellent gift for your favorite kid gardener.
13. Angel Of The Garden Sculpture
From the popular company, Willow Tree comes this hand-carved garden angel sculpture. The stylized angel stands with her hands on a shovel. Her wings are wire, and her body is resin. The enclosed gift card says, "Bringing forth a garden of love and beauty." Kansas City artist Susan Lordi created the original sculpture. This is a replication.
14. Cucumber Molds
Do you know a vegetable gardener? Are they game for trying new things in the garden? Then get them a set of these cucumber molds. Place them around growing cucumbers and grow your cukes into the shape of a heart. It comes with clear instructions and should last for at least eight years used outdoors.
15. Harvest Gourmet Oyster Mushroom Kit
Grow delicious gourmet mushrooms in as little as ten days with this mushroom grow kit. Everything you need is included in the package. All you need to do is mist this with water. The kit consists of a spray bottle and a mushroom discovery book. This is an excellent gift for kids and adults alike.
16. Garden Apron
An apron provides terrific protection for clothing in the garden. Slip this polyester apron on, and don't worry about grubs or soil or compost on your attire. The style of this apron is like a watercolor painting with its soft, muted outlines. It's machine-washable and non-fading, so it will look great for years and years after you've given it as a gift.
17. Kitchen Towels For The Vegetable Gardener
Everybody can always use new kitchen towels. This set of six towels features different vegetables with funny slogans. For instance, the one with bell peppers says, "You can ring my bell." If your favorite gardener loves puns, they'll love these dish towels. These are microfiber so work well for dusting as well as for wiping. You can buy the whole set, or you can buy them individually.
18. Dark Humor Gardening Coffee Mug
Have a quirky gardener in your life? This ceramic mug features the slogan, "Gardening. It comes in handy when you need to hide the bodies." For the right recipient, this mug will bring the laughs. The humor is on the dark side, but come on, who hasn't had a moment of morbid speculation when digging a deep hole?
19. Give the Gift of a Green Thumb
This beautiful leaf pendant and the matching chain is the perfect gift for your gardener, or want to be a gardener friend. This gold leaf is suspended on an 18-inch gold chain.
20. Solar Powered SunRay
A decorative metal sunray features a center orb in a crackled glass. The globe lights up at night from a solar battery. The LED lights can change from red to green to blue for a unique nighttime garden look. It affixes to a metal stake that's easy to install in the garden. Simply drive the stake into the ground to the depth desired.
21. Solar Seashell Wind Chimes For The Garden
Who wouldn't love to receive windchimes that also light up? These seashell-shaped chimes light with solar-powered LED lights. It's waterproof for light rain but should be hung under an overhang or tree canopy for the most extended wear and use. Combine this gift with one of our other solar-powered finds, and you'll light up your gardener's life.
There you have it. Twenty-one unique gifts for the gardener who has everything. If you liked this list, we have some other ones here at GardenTabs.com. Please check them out before you go: