Posted 15th Dec 2016
Give the gift of gardening this year with a selection of our favourite garden must-haves
Bird care hamper
Treat your garden birds this winter with the bird care hamper from Dobbies, which features a new bird house, suet feast, and dumplings to help the birds that will struggle to find food in colder months. The hamper also contains a notebook and pen, perfect to jot down the different species of birds that you can spot. Priced at £24.99, the bird care hamper is available from Dobbies. Visit www.dobbies.com to find your nearest store.
National Trust double gift set with rigger gloves
Presented in a stylish box, the National Trust set offers a hand fork, trowel and pair of soft cotton gloves, perfect for enthusiastic gardeners or gardening beginners. The rigger cotton gloves have a double stitched palm and fingertip panels to protect hands from injury, and have a soft fleece lining for increased comfort. Priced at £24.99, you can purchase the National Trust set from www.buydirect4u.co.uk.
Fair Trade gardener's string tin set
Bring order to your garden with the Fair Trade gardener's string set from Yours Sustainably featuring gardening delights that will keep your garden looking beautiful. With a green gardeners tin filled with essential equipment, you'll find a ball of string, a wooden dibber, a wooden plant label and compact pair of scissors. Available for just £17, you can buy the tin set from www.yourssustainable.com.
Garden Collection hand printed linen apron
A practical addition to your gardening attire, the half apron from Helen Round's Garden collection has deep pockets, ideal for storing your gardening essentials. Hard wearing yet soft to the touch, the apron could be used to hold seeds, secateurs or even your phone as you get to work in the garden. Buy the linen apron from www.helenround.com, priced at £32.50.
By Lauren Morton