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Pretty and practical: gorgeous new gardening gifts this Christmas

This Christmas, we have lots of gorgeous new gardening gifts and some handy new tools too, so gardeners can be well and truly spoilt! Whether you’re searching for something fabulously floral, or whether you’re looking at the purely practical, Burgon & Ball has a little something that’s just perfect.
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Pretty and practical: gorgeous new gardening gifts this Christmas
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Pretty and practical: gorgeous new gardening gifts this Christmas

This Christmas, we have lots of gorgeous new gardening gifts and some handy new tools too, so gardeners can be well and truly spoilt! Whether you’re searching for something fabulously floral, or whether you’re looking at the purely practical, Burgon & Ball has a little something that’s just perfect.

For beautiful gardening gifts that are sure to make a splash at Christmas, there’s a stunning new design collection in the award-winning ‘RHS Gifts for Gardeners’ series. ‘British Bloom’ is a dramatic confection of some of the garden’s best-loved and most on-trend flowers, in sumptuous rich colours that are perfect for the festive season.

Showcasing on-trend dahlias and peonies, the ‘British Bloom’ collection also introduces new gift ideas, including two new gift sets that are perfect for sending by post. At just 2.5cm high, the pruner and holster set and the snip and holster set are certainly letterbox-friendly. A new seed packet storage tin also features the dramatic British Bloom design.

If you’re buying for a houseplant fan, their Christmas wishes have also been answered! We have a whole new collection of indoor gardening tools dedicated to houseplant care – so even new plant-lovers can have happy, healthy houseplants. The new collection includes a houseplant pruner, orchid snips, Japanese pruning scissors and a set of small-but-perfectly-formed terrarium tools. With the ‘indoor jungle’ look making style headlines, these tools are an essential for every stylish homeowner.

And when it comes to displaying houseplants with a dash of panache, there are stylish new designs in our indoor plant pot selection, too. The ‘Venetian’ design’s ornate curves are tempered by an understated grey subtly-crackled glaze. ‘Morocco’ features a mesmerising geometric pattern, crackle glazed in a cool celadon shade. The stone-effect finish of ‘Aztec’ lends an on-trend folk feel – and the set of three small pots in a tray creates a gorgeous style statement. 

For the seriously houseplant-obsessed, three new hanging pot designs take indoor greenery to new heights. ‘Pie Crust’ has a gorgeously green dip glaze and an eye-catching indented design – just like Mum used to make! At just 7cm diameter, ‘Baby Dotty’ is adorably tiny, simply perfect for displaying those dainty mini succulents. The dip glaze in soft aqua makes this the perfect pot for bathrooms, too. And finally, there’s a glazed pot in neutral grey, in a knotted macramé hanger – a classic boho style statement that’s once again the must-have home accessory. 

If you're looking for gift inspiration for a green-fingered loved one, or need to come up with ideas for your own wish list, have a browse here. We've come up with some lovely suggestions for him, for her, and for stocking fillers and Secret Santas!

 

FOR HIM

Classic pocket knife and sharpening steel gift set

A beautiful gift set, to last a lifetime. This RHS-endorsed knife has a high carbon steel blade and FSC oak handle for high performance and timeless style. RRP £49.99

 

 

Houseplant & terrarium tool set

Perfect for any fan of cacti, these small-but-perfectly formed tools are ideal for creating and maintaining closely-planted displays of succulents in terrariums and containers. RRP £9.99

 

 

Single-handed grass shear

Shears with gadget appeal! For the gent who strives for a perfect finish to the lawn, these RHS-endorsed grass shears are cleverly designed with a rotating blade, to find the perfect cutting angle for the task at hand. RRP £19.99

 

 

Tweed ‘Dig the Glove’ men’s gardening gloves

Tweed is always in style! These super-stylish, high performance gloves are just the thing for the discerning gentleman gardener. With padded palm, wrist strap and genuine leather trim. RRP £17.49

 

 

FOR HER

 

‘British Bloom’ gift boxed trowel and fork

A gorgeous gift set of RHS-endorsed trowel and fork from the new ‘British Bloom’ design collection. A lifetime guarantee, painted wooden handles and a pretty ribbon-trimmed gift box make this set both pretty and practical.  RRP £22.50

 


‘Porto’ indoor pot

One of our super-stylish range of indoor pots, ‘Porto’ features a design inspired by the beautiful tiles in the city of Porto, with an understated colour and a subtle crackle glaze. A winning combination! Two sizes, RRPs £9.99/£14.99.

 

Sophie Conran for Burgon & Ball compost scoop

This lovely compost scoop tidily holds a good measure of compost for potting up – without the spills! This very elegant tool features a waxed FSC beechwood handle and brass ferrule. RRP £18.99

 

Garden Supplies set of 3 herb pots in a leather-handled tray

Adding a touch of style to windowsill herb production, these tins are perfect for holding supermarket herbs – or for growing your own. RRP £22.99

 

 

Macramé hanging pot

This macramé hanger with glazed subtly textured plant pot is once again the height of style! Perfect for the plantaholic who has run out of surfaces for plant pots. RRP £12.99

 

 

STOCKING FILLER

 

Houseplant pruner

Keep houseplants in tip-top shape with this useful houseplant pruner. It’s perfect for removing spent leaves and stems, or for pruning of live stems to re-shape. RRP £9.99

 

 

Blade edge restorer

A handy new accessory for every gardener, to keep scissors, secateurs and shears in tip-top shape. Easy to fit in a pocket for on-the-spot tool maintenance. RRP £9.99

 

 

‘British Bloom’ twine in a tin

Every gardener needs twine, and this classic jute twine comes in a beautiful steel twine dispenser featuring the gorgeous new RHS ‘British Bloom’ design of dahlias and peonies. RRP £9.99

 

 

Terracotta 'low' indoor pot

A terracotta indoor pot in a classic low bowl shape, this pot has a clever weathered effect for a classic country house look. Perfect for an on-trend display of succulents or cacti. RRP £8.99

 

 

Seedling widger

An invaluable little tool for gardeners who like to grow from seed. It’s great for transplanting, helping more seedlings to survive and thrive. RRP £3.99

 

  

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