10 Budget-Friendly Buys You Didn't Know You Needed for Your Garden

Upgrade your outdoor space with these beautiful and functional finds under $50.

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April 08, 2022

It's no secret that it takes a lot of time and patience to cultivate the perfect garden. Even after installing those raised beds, sowing neat rows of vegetables, adding an idyllic wood trellis or laying down a flagstone path, you might still feel like there's something missing or like there's room for improvement.

The good news? We're stepping in with 10 beautiful and budget-friendly products that will help you put those finishing touches on your dream garden. Scroll on to shop our favorite signs, chimes and more for under $50.

Attract monarchs, swallowtails and other lovely, winged creatures to your garden with help from this adorable butterfly biome. The simple A-frame structure consists of a fold-down feeding station and five hibernating partitions to provide for your tiny visitors in every season. It also comes with a handy identification guide, so you and your family can keep track of all the different types.

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$20

Easily check the temperature outside on those hot sunny days with this sleek brushed copper analog thermometer. Constructed of metal and water-resistant detailings, this outdoor staple will instantly add retro flair to any wall, beam or door on your porch or patio.

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Instead of calling after your family and friends to shut the gate behind them, let this sophisticated sign do the talking. The front features block letters, curved edges and floral details on an ivory background to give the aluminum plate all the charm of an antique, while the back includes hooks for hanging.

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Show off your carefully-planned flower beds or stone walkway with help from these beautiful, solar-powered garden stakes. Each recycled glass sphere features painterly petals and colorful brushstrokes for you to admire during the day and channels the sun's rays into a gentle glow at night.

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An afternoon of pulling weeds and planting flowers will feel therapeutic with a little ambient music. See for yourself by hanging these enchanting copper wind chimes from your patio. A quatrefoil base and five dainty bells will catch every breeze and release relaxing notes while you work.

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$17

Create a soft, intimate glow in your garden with a strand or two of playful string lights. Each bulb on this strand of mini lights is surrounded by a small metal mesh flower to effortlessly bring a touch of whimsy to your outdoor space.

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Brighten your block and send the neighbors some love and support from afar with this encouraging flag that says, "We're All In This Together." The pale pink material is crafted from weather-resistant woven polyester, so it won't fade any time soon and can be purchased separately or with the stand.

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You and the bees will both benefit from this little item. Add an artistic element to your outdoor space and keep your hard-working pollinators hydrated with this colorful glass orb. The textured surface is designed to catch and hold water from the hose, offering bees a quick drink as they head to and from the hive.

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Watch your plants and your mood perk right up every time you break out this cheerful fern watering can. We love how the modern, abstract design elevates the everyday tool and turns it into a work of art, complete with watercolor-like fern leaves and a cheerful color palette.

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Encourage all the local birds to build their nests in your backyard by hanging this steel globe from your porch. You'll want to fill the sphere with scraps of cotton or wool just to get them started, and then sit back and watch as your feathery friends take off with what they need. And in the winter? You can swap the fabric for a seed ball to feed the birds flying south.

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