Valentine’s Day: it’s a holiday you either love or loathe. If you’re planning on celebrating it, make it personal for your loved one. If your beloved is a gardener, there are plenty of fun, creative, romantic, and affordable gift options for V-day. Since these gifts are more thoughtful than generic candy or a stuffed teddy bear, your sweetheart will appreciate them even more. Check out our favorite Valentine’s Day Gifts for Gardeners below.
Gardening Valentine’s Day Gifts
1. Valentine’s Day Rosette Succulents
Flowers, particularly roses, a very traditional Valentine’s Day gift. But gardeners have an appreciation for all plants and if your beloved enjoys succulents, then this is the V-day present for them. These rosette succulents have a similar appearance to the petals of a rose, with the benefit of being a potted plant that will continue growing long after the holiday. To add a romantic touch, this pair of plants comes in two wood-style pot wraps with the lovely messages “Love Grows Here” and “Let Love Grow.”
When you order, you get two live succulents in 2.5″ pots. Care instructions are included for these low maintenance plants.
2. Garden Lovers Chocolate Gift Box
Delicious chocolate is my favorite part of the holiday and a frequent gift exchanged between lovers. Ditch the traditional heart-shaped box and give your favorite gardener these sweets instead. Handmade by Lady Sweet Cakes SC, this gorgeously packaged gift set includes five garden themed chocolates. The shapes are a watering can, a packet of seeds, garden shovel and spade, plus a wide-brimmed hat. These chocolate are made to order in your choice of milk, dark, or white chocolate. This is a sweet gift any gardener will appreciate.
3. La Chatelaine Hand Cream Gift Set
Gardening is rough on the hands, so let your lovely lady pamper herself with this gift. Made in the South of France, La Chatelaine is an organic luxury hand cream that nourishes, hydrates, and protects hands. It’s perfect for a cold winter’s day or after spending the day digging in the garden. This beautiful gift set comes in a tin with roses on the cover and includes three wonderful scents: pear, cinnamon orange, and amber cashmere.
4. Love Bombs Wildflower Seed
If your gardener loves fostering nature in their yard, especially for beneficial insects like butterflies, this is a sweet gift for them. Instead of giving them flowers on Valentine’s day, you’re giving them a whole summer of beautiful wildflowers with these seed bombs. Made by Little Yellow Bird Seed, these seed bombs are pink hearts meant to be “thrown” into your garden where they will sprout wildflowers. This mix includes milkweed for monarch butterflies, as well as other beautiful flowers like zinnia, celosia, balsam, spider flower, tithonia torch and white sunflowers. Comes in cute packaging with a cupid on the bag.
5. Personalized Garden Heart Stone
The most meaningful Valentine’s Day gifts for gardeners are personal ones. And this one is literally personal since it’s personalized! This adorable heart-shaped stone is fully customized with you and your partner’s name and the word “Love” with an infinity symbol. The stone is made of durable resin, perfect for indoor or outdoor display.
6. Garden Gnome Cufflinks
If you’re looking for Valentine’s gift for the gardener guy in your life, check this out. These fun garden gnome cufflinks are perfect to wear on dates while adding a little whimsy to the outfit. These garden cufflinks are handmade by CV Engraving and come in a box that can be personalized with a message to your partner.
7. Gardening Friendly Rings
While rings are a wonderful gift to celebrate and show your love and commitment to your partner, fancy engagement and wedding rings don’t mix well with hard garden work. These beautiful silicone rings from Enso are a safe alternative. The hypoallergenic silicone material is comfortable and easy to wear while weeding, mowing the lawn, or potting plants. Available in a variety of colors and styles, you’re sure to find the perfect one for your beloved.
8. Paper Flower Bouquet
If you can’t imagine Valentine’s Day without a bouquet of flowers, here’s an eco-friendly option that gardeners will love. Paper Sprouts specializes in making gorgeous paper flowers out of paper embedded with wildflower seeds. They can be displayed indefinitely in their home and then the flowers can be “planted” to sprout a beautiful wildflower garden. This is a gift that keeps giving throughout the year.
Each bouquet includes 12 flowers.
9. Valentine’s Day Aloe
Another cute alternative to traditional roses, an aloe plant is a wonderful gift for any gardener any day of the year. This specially themed planter for Valentine’s Day includes a 4″ aloe plant with the message: “Aloe you very much.” Cute and simple, this a great gift to send a long-distance lover or friend to celebrate the holiday.
10. Key to the Secret Garden Necklace
Jewelry is a traditional Valentine’s Day gift, but this necklace is much sweeter than some generic sparkler. Handmade by Smitten Kitten Kendall, this pendant necklace features antique-looking brass or silver butterfly key which is the key to the “Secret Garden.” Whether your gardener loves the classic book or just enjoys beautiful greenery, this is a lovely necklace to give them.
11. Heart Shaped Wall Vase
Flower gardeners frequently like to bring their homegrown flowers indoors to add some cheeriness to their home. This vase is a sweet and unique way to display fresh flowers. This heart-shaped vase can be hung on the wall or displayed on a table. It’s clear so it will match any home decor.
12. Flower Garden Spa Gift Set
Encourage your gardening loved one to pamper themselves with this Valentine’s Day gift set. This flower garden spa set from GK Natural Creations is inspired by nature, featuring botanical themed items. It includes a rose bath bomb, lavender bath bomb, orange bath bomb, neroli soap, and an “On Jasmine Wings” soy candle.
13. Heart Shaped Cement Planter
Show your love with plants! This heart-shaped planter is unique and allows you to create a fully customized gift for your lover. This is just the planter, so stop by your local nursery or garden shop to pick up some succulents or other small plants and create an arrangement to gift for Valentine’s Day.
14. Succulent Terrarium Candle
Candles are a great way to set a romantic mood and this is the perfect candle for a gardener or plant lover. Ozark Candle Co makes this hyper-realistic candle that looks like a succulent terrarium. Each candle is handcrafted with soy wax in a scent of your choice with your choice of flower colors. It looks so real, that it’s perfect to display in dark places where regular succulents can’t grow.
15. Rose Soaps
These aren’t your momma’s decorative soaps. Open up this box and it looks like you’ve just given 18 beautiful pink and red roses. Perfect to display in a bathroom or enjoy while relaxing in a hot bath.