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 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. Each succulent comes in a terra cotta pot with conversation heart tags that says “Be Mine,” “Love Bug,” and “XOXO.” Available in sets of two or three.
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 Seeds
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 Free Mountain Designs, these seed bombs are cute pastel hearts meant to be “thrown” into your garden where they will sprout wildflowers. There are over 50 varieties of wildflowers in the seed mix, sure to create a diverse wildflower patch. Comes with 10 hearts.
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. Seed Paper Flowers
If you can’t imagine Valentine’s Day without flowers, here’s an eco-friendly option that gardeners will love. Recycled Ideas makes these lovely flowers out of seed paper. 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.
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 has the message: “Aloe you vera much.” Just add an aloe plant or another succulent to complete the gift. 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 Glass Vases
Flower gardeners frequently like to bring their homegrown flowers indoors to add some cheeriness to their home. This set of vases is a sweet and unique way to display fresh flowers or even propagate house plants. These heart-shaped vases come with a beautiful wooden stand, allowing for easy display on a table or shelf.
12. Aloe There Spa Gift Box
Encourage your gardening loved one to pamper themselves with this Valentine’s Day gift set. This aloe spa set from Sun Basil Garden Soap is inspired by nature, featuring aloe and cucumber scented items. It includes a sugar scrub, whipped body butter, aloe cucumber perfume, 2 succulent soaps, and a cute little shovel.
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. Loette Rose makes these hyper-realistic candles 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 been given 18 beautiful pink and red roses. Perfect to display in a bathroom or enjoy while relaxing in a hot bath.
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