Struggling to find the perfect assortment of gifts for the avid kitchen gardener in your life?
Look no further, as we’ve caught up with our expert team of horticulturalists to find out their must-have Christmas gardening gifts. From glorious garden trugs to beautiful terracotta pots, this festive season we’ve collated our favourite kitchen garden essentials into one quick and easy gift guide so that you can surprise that special someone with a gift that they are guaranteed to adore. Come with us as we unpack our 2023 Kitchen Garden Gift Guide.
Kitchen garden essentials
When tending to and maintaining your kitchen garden there are a variety of nifty tools that you need to ensure the best and most well-kept culinary scene. Perfect for effortlessly smoothing over soil, settling seedlings and so much more our Hort Hand Trowel makes all of your kitchen garden chores a breeze. Working hand in hand, The Hort Hand Fork is another tool that makes any soil work a dream.
Ensuring that you recieve the most prosperous and strongest harvest of fruits, vegetables and herbs, a trusty and hard-wearing watering can by your side is a gardener’s best friend and will be especially useful in anticipation of the upcoming growing season ahead.
A great gardening tool, a Hori Hori trowel is the ultimate gift for any keen gardener. Perfect for weeding, planting and completing all kinds of garden jobs, a Japanese Hori Hori trowel makes maintaining your kitchen garden a smooth and easy process.
Perfect for smaller garden tasks, a pair of Niwaki Mini Snips make an excellent gifting addition. For those extra delicate tasks where you need a careful eye and a helping hand of precision, these small snips are especially great for plucking your fresh and flavoursome herbs from the garden. Sharp and multipurpose these dainty scissors can even be put to good use when sewing or when cutting fabric too!
To give your home-grown vegetables, fruits and herb plants the best home, create a prosperous and idyllic growing scene with a selection of Whichford Pottery planters. Glorious terracotta pots, these planters provide a beautiful place to settle a vast expanse of homegrown goodness. Designed with a wide rim and effective drainage, the Kitchen Garden Pot is a fantastic choice that can be slotted into many different aspects of the garden, greenhouse or conservatory.
In the greenhouse
Is your loved one often found pottering around the greenhouse? From sustainable tools to handy garden gifts, these greenhouse goodies are bound to put a smile on their face.
Establishing the perfect environment for your seeds to germinate and begin their initial growth, a range of sustainable and compostable seed trays are an essential tool to house your seedlings. Why not try these Japanese vegetable and herb seeds and give that extra special person a unique variety of plants to grow in the new year. To keep your greenhouse in perfect order and to make a note of what you have planted in each tray, a collection of seed labels are a nifty little greenhouse hack.
Looking for an aesthetic yet functional feature to display your pots, plants and greenhouse equipment? The Dixter Wagon and Trays makes a charming addition to any greenhouse, framing a heavenly growing scene for you to show off all of your culinary delights and creations.
Gifts under £30
Looking for a collection of slightly smaller gifts and stocking fillers? Lower in price but just as valuable, these under £30 gifts are a great way to bring joy to a fellow gardener this Christmas season.
When the time comes that you can harvest and collect a variety of homegrown blooms, vegetables and more, then a trusty garden trug is your greatest companion. Safely transporting your freshly grown goodies from the garden straight to your home, a trug is the greatest way to safely forage and harvest your produce.
A sustainable way to tie in plants and add a little extra support to canes, our Jute Twine Ball is a fantastic stocking filler. Perfect for use both in and out of the kitchen garden, our jute twine ball is made from natural plant fibres and can therefore be added to your compost too due to its biodegradable qualities.
Searching for a series of petite planters to house herb plants or smaller blooms? Great for slotting into your home or greenhouse, our Firle Pot and Sezincote Pot are both beautifully engraved and boast two wonderfully contemporary styles to suit your tastes and enhance your interiors.