Mother’s Day Gifts For Moms Who Love To Garden
Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and if the object of your Mother’s Day affections loves her garden almost as much as she loves you, you’re in luck! We’ve reviewed hundreds of unique and helpful gardening products, and have come up with a short list of can’t-grow-without items that every mother will love. Here are our recommendations for Mother’s Day Gifts designed to suit any budget:
Gardening gifts don’t have to be expensive to be memorable and appreciated – here are four of our favorite gifts available for under $25:
Simply Tropical Garden Apron – This garden apron is fun, flirty, and functional! Featuring six ample pockets and a tool look, this colorful apron can be tied in back or wrapped back around for a front tie. At 22″ wide and 12″ in length, this apron will fit most moms comfortably.
LadyFly Garden Bracelet – This whimsical Ladyfly garden bracelet will definitely turn heads! Perfect for garden parties, casual dinners, and anytime Mom needs some fun on her wrist to bring a smile to her face. Bracelet is white gold plated, with a sturdy magnetic clasp. 7 1/2″ length, width 3/4″.
Seeds of the Month Club – Wouldn’t it be delightful for Mom to open her mailbox and be warmly greeted by something other than bills? Now she can! For less than $3.00 a month, you can make arrangements for her to receive four seed packets from Mike the Gardener Enterprises (eight the first month!), carefully selected based on her growing zone.
Botanical Watercolors – Renowed watercolor and acrylic artist Ruth Welter offers gorgeously depicted botanical and avian prints that arrive beautifully matted and ready to display. Choose from dozens of colorful nature and garden scenes of flowers, birds and butterflies – whatever makes her happy!
Four more favorites that will put a smile on Mom’s face for years to come – all for under $50:
Companion Dog Garden Stake– Handcrafted by Rustica Ornamentals, these companion dog garden stakes will become a family favorite. A charming way to add some fun to your mom’s home or garden decor, and keep her best friend close by furever! Available in most companion dog breeds, with custom orders available as well.
The Encyclopedia of Herbs – This gorgeous hardcover edition provides every aspect of growing, identifying, harvesting, preserving, and using more than 500 species of herbs. Thorough profiles provide a plant’s botanical name and family, whether it is an annual or perennial, its height, hardiness, light requirements, water consumption, required soil type, and pH. If Mom is interested in herbs, you’ve found the perfect Mother’s Day gift!
Cast Iron Celtic Sun Door Mat – Your mom has brought sunshine into your life for all of these years now, isn’t it time you did the same for her? This unique cast iron door mat will add a touch of functional whimsy to any outdoor entrance, and be a terrific place to follow Mom’s instructions to “Wipe your feet!”
Cordura Gardening Knee Pads – Designed by Nell Foster of Joy Us Garden, these stylish knee pads provide comfort and cushioning, and are the gardener’s saving grace! These lightweight kneepads are custom-made for Mom’s gardening comfort. Perfect for the weekend warrior gardener. Mom’s knees will never look – or feel – so good.
Because let’s be honest – you always were Mom’s favorite:
Garden Girl USA Gear – If your mom is the kind of gal who gardens and looks damn fine doing it (thank you very much), you cannot go wrong with a selection from Garden Girl USA. Choose from vests, overalls, aprons, gloves – designed for women, by women – they’ve got Mom covered.
Wingdale Hanging Bird Feeder – This gorgeous feeder features two perches with double bars and a delightful but durable pine shingled roof. The top slides up along a sturdy nylon cord to allow for easy filling. Constructed of kiln-dried hardwood and finished with an outdoor, non-toxic paint. Designed to attract all types of wild birds, especially those with exceptional taste – just like your mom!
PlantLink Wireless Soil Monitoring System – Via smart phone, tablet, or computer, moms can monitor their plants’ soil moisture levels using the free PlantLink app, checking on their plants anywhere, anytime. If your mom is a tech-savvy-early-adopter kind of mom, then chances are good that she’ll be pretty excited (in her cute geeky way) about this wireless soil monitoring system. If she also tends to forget to water her plants, then this gift will earn a very special place in her Mother’s Day Gifts Hall of Fame.
The Original Little Burro – The Little Burro is a tool holder, garden item organizer and more, that fits over Mom’s wheelbarrow and keeps everything organized, and near at hand as she works in her garden! The multi-use organizational tray has the ability to carry one or two long-handled tools, plus has compartments for smaller tools, plants, a bucket, drinks and a covered compartment for her cell phone, wallet or keys. No more frantic searches on hands and knees and worried calls to you about how forgetful she’s becoming.
Happy Mother’s Day!
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