Gifts for Gardeners

Plants Map is pleased to share some freshly picked gifts for gardeners from our Resource profiles this holiday season.  And don’t forget to treat yourself too.

Happy Holidays,

Plants Map

Books and Apps

NIV God’s Word for Gardeners Bible

gardners bibleDiscover that gardening is an essential tool in growing a deep faith in God and his Word. The Gardeners Bible is a devotional for gardeners, featuring daily essays on a range of garden themes, Bible plants, and landscapes of Scripture. Shelley S. Cram of Garden In Delight is the general editor. Gift the oldest gardening book from a gardener’s point of view. View Book Sample | Follow Garden In Delight

The Armitage App – Greatest Garden Perennials and Annuals (& more)

App Homepage

Dr. Armitage’s app places his years of experience in the palm of your hand. The app is a plethora of plant information and is frequently updated with the latest must have plants for your garden.  The app includes photos, videos, Dr A’s recommendations, sage garden advice, a list of independent garden centers near your, and more.  Download it today (and you can even gift it) from Google Play and from iTunesShop more from Dr. Armitage on Plants Map

Garden-pedia: An A-Z Guide to Gardening Terms

il_570xn-785118529_le2hMaria Zampini, President at UpShoot LLC, and Pamela Bennett of Ohio State Univeristy, have teamed up to co-author the only book you will ever need to understand garden speak. Garden-pedia is a clear, concise book of  220 terms most commonly used by gardeners and professionals. Written in a friendly, conversational style, the authors define terms that explain the what, why and how of gardening.  The Garden-pedia featured here is linked to a signed copy  and has more gift set options available. Shop more from UpShoot on Plantsmap


Ironweed Apparel Shirts

womensshirt“Hip gardening shirts to help you grow in style.” Ironweed Apparel offers a variety of cool shirts for both men and women chlorophyl addicts. A Pittsburgh-based company, Ironweed Apparel believes fashion and gardening deserve to be united.  Each shirt is individually printed by hand, allowing the subtle, natural variations of each design to shine through. A local artist hand-cuts the designs into wood and linoleum blocks to print each shirt using old-school screen printing techniques.  Their edgy gardening tees celebrate all things green, with a sense of style. See more styles available from Ironweed Apparel on Plantsmap


Who doesn’t want to look cool even while they are digging in the garden? Awesome in any weather! In the heat, keeps you cool and offers protection from the sun as well as on foul weather days, keeps the rain off your face. And everyone knows wearing hats keeps you warmer in the winter. Stylish and fun to wear while also keeping the sweat off your brow. Also great for bad hair days.  The cap is 100% cotton and machine washable. Embroidered logo on the front with Plants Map on the back. Very comfortable. One-size fits all with an adjustable buckle. See more products & services from Plants Map


Grow What You Love Messenger Bag

2016-09-14-gwyl-bag-900x900-600x600Grow What You Love is an uplifting brand message from Emily Murphy, the creator of the website  Emily encourages others to find those things in life that make us happy and simply grow more of that! This messenger bag is perfect for trips to the market to load up with things that you love. Designed with long straps that make it easy to load and carry lots of fresh items.  Also great to use in the garden and on trips. The bag is light weight and made of unbleached, organic cotton. Shop More Grow What You Love Items from Pass the Pistil on Plantsmap

AHS Floral Garden Mugs

winter_and_fall_mugs_headerGardeners love coffee in the garden. And you can gift these beautiful mugs while also supporting the American Horticultural Society too. These new limited-edition AHS Floral Garden Mugs designed by acclaimed nature artist Liz Clayton Fuller feature colorful fall and winter plants.  The mugs are 8-oz bone-china and are dishwasher and microwave safe. You can order individual sets of the two new mugs or a full set of four mugs to cover all the seasons. Order by December 14 to assure U.S. delivery by December 23.   See more available from the American Horticultural Society on Plantsmap.

Fresh, Hand-Made Wreaths

wreathAn awesome gift is something that you can make and give.  And gardeners love to receive them too. Grelen Nursery offers several wreath making workshops during their Holidays at the Grelen Market. And if you’re not feeling that creative, you can also pre-order a wreath to pick up.  The Grelen wreaths are made fresh daily with unique greens cut from the Nursery. They come in a variety of sizes and the largest is perfect for a barn! You can pre-order or pick one up during their greenery sale Nov. 26 – Dec. 23.  Follow Grelen Nursery on Plants Map

Gift Sets

Botanical Interest Spectacular Sprouts Gift Set

Botanical Interest 4604m-spectacular_sproutsSeed starting sets are fun to receive and give. Share the experience of seed starting with others. And gardeners always look forward to starting something new. It never gets old.  Sprouts are very easy to grow. They are healthful and delicious, and when grown at home, a fraction of the store price! This set includes everything needed to grow sprouts all year!

Authentic Haven Brand Soil Conditioner Gift Set 

Haven Brand SetGardeners like to nurture their plants. Manure tea conditions the soil so plant roots can better absorb nutrients. This enables plants to develop strong root systems that aids in vigorous healthy growth and vibrant blooms. Stylishly wrapped gift assortment perfectly suited for the gardener on your list.  Each pack includes an assortment of cow manure, horse manure, and alfalfa natural teas. The Authentic Haven Brand composted manure teas are free of antibiotics, growth hormones, GMO/GE feed, herbicide and pesticide free. This stuff is not easy to come by these days! See more from Authentic Haven Brand on Plants Map 


Corona Tools FlexDIAL™ ComfortGEL® Bypass Pruners

flexdialCorona Tools is a leader in lawn and garden tools for both professionals and consumers. Corona’s proven designs, quality manufacturing and customer service make it the best choice in tools for avid gardeners. The FlexDIAL™ ComfortGEL® Bypass Pruners have an adjustable dial that adjusts tool grip to fit hand size. And the ComfortGEL® grips provide superior comfort. Both design features help to reduce hand fatigue during repetitive cuts.

The Seed Keeper Deluxe

skd-w-burlap-girdle-2014-8Gardeners love to stay organized.  The Seed Keeper Deluxe is a treasure trove of unique seed starting and collecting tools. The Seed Keeper Deluxe is well thought out by seed starting enthusiasts. You can store over 100 seed packs using either the A-Z or Monthly Dividers and keep the packs upright with a sturdy Keeper Card with locking velcro tabs. The A-Z Dividers are filled with essential gardening information about composting, mulching, plant facts, growing tips, recipes and other nuggets of information. The clip-locking lid keeps contents tidy from storage to soil. See more from The Seed Keeper Company on Plantsmap

Plants Map Interactive Tags and Signs

sign-and-tag-1Did you know that you can pre-order our Plants Map Interactive Tags and Signs for your favorite organization or individual on Plants Map? You can also pre-order them for yourself and we can help start your profile.  Plants Map makes it easy and affordable to order custom, interactive plant tags or signs from your My Plants Map library and our innovative My Tags ordering process.  Now anyone can add attractive, long-lasting plant identification to any landscape or plant collection. Contact Us for more information on how to gift our tags |