10 Frugal Gifts for Plant Lovers

Whether you know a succulent lover, a cactus connoisseur, or a bonsai aficionado, all plant lovers are the bound to love these gorgeous gardening gifts.

it’s safe to say you can find something that will make them wet their plants. (HA!)

There are lots of great budget-friendly gifts for plant lovers that will knock their socks off. Whether you’re looking for gifts for indoor plant lovers, houseplant tools, or just general plant gifts, we’ve got you covered.

Did I mention the really funny tea towels?

These gifts for plant lovers are perfect for all gardeners, from beginner garden green thumbs to experienced indoor succulent lovers. Here are the top 10 frugal gifts for plant lovers:

If you're looking for a unique and frugal gift for plant lovers, look no further. From cactus tea towels to tools, you'll find something they don't already have. #giftguide #frugal #plantlovers

Nature’s Blossom Bonsai Garden Seed Starter Kit

Quite possibly one of the cutest indoor plant gift ideas I’ve ever seen, this kit includes everything you need to grow four bonsai trees. The organic seeds included will allow your favorite plant lover to grow a Jacaranda Mimosifolia, a Pinus Aristata, a Delonix Regia and a Picea Mariana. 4 peat soil discs, biodegradable growing pots, plant markers and an instruction manual round out the kit. This unique plant gift makes a great housewarming, birthday or holiday present!


Mini Hanging Fairy Garden Succulent Container

Succulents are all the rage lately, as are gifts for succulent lovers. This tiny pot is the perfect size for succulents looking for a new home. Measuring 6 inches wide, this adorable planter has 3 separate chambers for creating a waterfall effect of succulents or other tiny plants. Add in some fairies and your mini mobile garden is complete!

 


BLOOMIFY Celosia Flower Terrarium

If your plant lover has limited gardening space, you’re looking at one of the best indoor plants to give as gifts. Completely self sustained, this 4 inch terrarium needs no food, water or light source, which means it can live just about anywhere. It comes with a healthy plant guarantee, and will stay in bloom for 3 to 6 months. A fun way to bring plants indoors without the mess!


Plant Theatre Funky Veg Gift Box

Imagine growing purple carrots or multi-colored Swiss Chard? With this funky vegetable kit, gardeners can grow five different types of unusual vegetables:

  • Purple carrots
  • Yellow courgettes
  • Stripped tomatoes
  • Red brussels sprouts
  • Multi-colored swiss chard (red, white, pink, violet, green-gold, orange and yellow)

This has to be one of the coolest plant gifts out there! This illustrated gift box comes with peat growing biodegradable pots, peat discs, plant markers, instructions, and seeds for all five types of vegetables.

(They also have a cocktail garden kit to grow plants that can be used in the original recipes included. You’re welcome!)


“Sometimes I Wet My Plants” Cactus Printed Tea Towel

What more can I say, besides it’s a fabulous handmade gift for gardeners and it makes me giggle? This hilarious 28 inch by 28 inch flower sack tea towel is a great gift for cactus lovers. Or any plant lover with a funny sense of humor.


Garden Gloves with Fingertip Claws

Besides acting out your favorite Wolverine scenes, these gloves are perfect for clawing your way through rocky ground. These make a great gift for yard lovers who plant outdoors, where the ground can be much tougher than potted soil. These waterproof, natural rubber latex gloves are cut resistant and work well at protecting your hands while gardening.


AvoSeedo Bowl to Grow Your Own Avocado Tree

Grow your own avocado tree in 3 to 6 weeks with this AvoSeedo bowl! Available in four colors, just add a peeled avocado pit and let it grow. Once the tree is at least 20 cm tall with leaves, it can be transferred into a pot to make the perfect potted plant gift. The AvoSeedo Bowl is reusable and durable, so any plant lover can create a forest of avocados at will. Don’t forget to stop by their house in about six months with chips for some guacamole!


Self-Watering Terracota Plant Spikes

Plant lovers need vacations too – and it’s crazy to try and stack all of your plants into the tub with some water before you leave. Luckily, times have progressed, and so have indoor garden gifts. And plant watering technology.

These terracotta spikes make great gifts for houseplant lovers on the go. Just add these to the dirt, fill a recycled wine bottle with water, and place in the stake. (Let me know if you need help with finding wine bottles, I might have a few laying around…)

No more begging a friend to stop by and over-water your plants with this awesome self-irrigation watering system!


TeaBloom Jasmine Flowering Tea Gift Set

These gorgeous hand-tied flowering tea balls are to die for. I bought some for my mom and I love to watch them open when hot water is poured over, it’s just fascinating to watch. This gift canister includes 12 assorted jasmine and green tea flowers in 6 varieties:

  • Jasmine Lover
  • Floral Passion
  • Eternal Love
  • Fairy Lily
  • Sunset Love
  • Rising Spring

A beautiful plant themed gift for the tea drinking gardener in your life!


Ohuhu Garden Kneeler and Seat with 2 Bonus Tool Pouches

Let’s face it, it’s not easy getting up and down multiple times to dig, plant and weed. This garden chair converts to a kneeler in a flip and reduces aches and pains while pulling weeds. Built with a steel frame, this lightweight seat folds easily and can store tools in the two bonus pouches.

Perfect for the gardener who has everything – including an aching back!


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