Stocking Stuffers for Gardeners
Tuck these gifts into your favorite gardener's Christmas stocking—or put them on your own wish list.
Veggie Pattern Collection Cards
Embellished with colorful eggplants, squash, cucumbers, and carrots, these "Fancy Farmer"note cards from Reyn Paper Co. are blank inside, so you can write a personal message. Boxed sets come with white envelopes.
NativeCast Hypertufa Hex Kit
Hypertufa is a mix of peat moss, cement, and vermiculite. Because it's lightweight and porous, it makes a great container for plants. This NativeCast Hypertufa Hex Kit comes with everything you need to make a container and includes step-by-step instructions. The hexagonal box serves as the mold. (Plant not included.)
Snowflake Scent Diffuser Bubble
Hang this glittery glass Snowflake Scent Diffuser Bubble as an ornament for the tree, or fill the interior compartment with fragrant, woodsy Balsam oil or another essential oil.
After the holidays, refill the Snowflake Scent Diffuser Bubble with Essential Oils for the fragrance of eucalyptus, ylang ylang, rosemary, or lavender, and use it in any room.
Burlap Girdles/Plant Bags
Stylish and sturdy, these Burlap Girdles work as raised beds, grow bags, or lightweight planters. Available in 1, 5, and 10-gallon sizes, they open at the bottom and come with nursery-grade, black grow bags inside. Just add soil and plants.
Downton Abbey Tea - Bates Brambleberry
Fans of the PBS award-winning series, Downtown Abbey, can sip a cuppa while catching up on characters like John and Anna Bates. This bold, black tea, Bates' Brambleberry, has hints of summery raspberries, blueberries, strawberries, and blackberries.
Antique-Style Brass Measuring Tape
A measuring tape comes in handy when gardeners are competing to grow the biggest tomato. This antique-style brass tape fits in a pocket and extends to 6.5 feet, so it's useful for measuring raised beds and other chores.
Crafted in Pennsylvania's Laurel Mountains, this 8 ounce jar of sweet Heritage Honey is sealed with beeswax. After it's empty, your favorite gardener can use this 1800s-era reproduction to root cuttings or hold small bouquets.
Easy Seeder planting guides are 11 inches long, just right for Christmas stockings. Holes in different sizes let you sow small, medium, or large seeds, while markings on the guide help you space them. Just put the seeds in the groove and run your finger along it to distribute them. Easy Seeders are also available in 23 inch lengths.
Keep the cover on these Herb Scissors when you drop them in someone's stocking. They're made with five blades to quickly snip fresh-from-the-garden chives, parsley, and other herbs. An herb stripper removes the leaves from rosemary and other woody stems.
Garden Shovel Herb Markers
Pre-printed with the names of popular herbs, these miniature Garden Shovel Herb Markers can be used indoors or out. Made of powder-coated steel, the markers come in a set of 5, as shown here.
Scatter Garden Seeds - Pollinator Flowers
Shake up someone's Christmas with a Scatter Can of flower seeds. This mix of annuals will help feed and shelter endangered native bees, butterflies, and other garden pollinators. Just remove the top and sprinkle.
Sassy Seed Peepers help magnify tiny seeds and pests on plants. Available in bright colors, so they're easy to find again when you take them off, they come in a clear protective case.
Wooden Bird Ornaments
These birds won't need any feeders or seed. Gift a gardener with a set of sweet Wooden Bird Ornaments for a holiday tree. The colorful images are printed onto wooden cut-outs.
Basil and Peppermint Farm Soap
Creamy Basil & Peppermint Farm Soap removes the dirt from gardeners' hands and has a fresh, clean scent. Each bar contains essential oils of basil and peppermint, and cow's milk.
Garden Faucet Hooks
It's okay to have hang-ups when they're made from the knobs of whimsical faucets like these. This set of 4 Garden Faucet Hooks can hold bags, jackets, and more.
Rooster String Holder
This clever, rotating Rooster String Holder keeps twine handy when you're working in the garden or potting shed. A pair of scissors hangs at the base.
What Did I Plant? Labels
It's easy to forget what you planted, and when you planted it. This set of 25 What Did I Plant? labels adheres easily to most 30-inch seed starting trays or other smooth surfaces. There's room to add the planting date, days to germination, and any special growing instructions.