I LOVE Christmas! If you’re anything like me you’ re always the one spending hours scouring the internet wanting to find the most thoughtful gifts for your loved ones. That’s why I’ve put together this ultimate list.. to put the ease back into seasonal cheer! You’re sure to find something for the plant daddy, floral queen or budding grower in your life!
While this may not be the most glamorous present out there, to a lot of us, composting is cool. Bokashi composting allows you to turn all sorts of food waste into soil – Small bones? Chuck it in! Meat? Chuck it in! Citrus? Chuck it in!
Grafted tomatoes are grown for their vigour and will always promise an excellent harvest, even for the absolute beginner grower unlike many varieties on offer. For those of us with limited access to growing facilities for seed sowing, these plants are perfect and will be delivered just at the right time!
A terrarium is a lovely low maintenance indoor plant gift. Check out the DIY kit linked here or why not make your own in a mason jar or old clear vase? fill with sand, compost and grit before planting succulents of your choice.
Subpod is an underground worm farm and speedy compost system. I love mine and being so compact, its a great solutions to turn those food scraps into soil, even in the in the tiniest of outdoor spaces. Plus, if you use code Rachel10 you can get 10% off!
Tomato revolution produce some of the most fantastic tomato varieties in the UK from variegated leaves to giant fruit to dwarf plants, leave the choosing up to your gift recipient or surprise them with something a bit different to what they have grown before! Search them on instagram for more info.
Dahlias have made a resurgence in the growing community in the past few years and these collections from Sarah Raven are affordable and well put together. My collections were the highlight of the allotment flower patch!
An obelisk is a really useful garden gift. It can be used for growing climbing roses, squash, clematis or hops, as a cage/support for tomatoes or tall flowers or even just to string up some lights around.