Gardening Gift Ideas
Ideal for homes with small or no gardens, the Upside-Down Strawberry Planter provides you with a fast and easy way to harvest - all you have to do is simply hang up the planter and then feed and water the plant to grow some tasty strawberries.
Follow these tips for the best results:
1) Ensure your soil is well drained. Combine two-parts sand with one-part peat moss and one-part potting compost.
2) Avoid selecting a strawberry plant with leggy foliage, brown leaves or spots.
Box size 250 x 250 x 70mm
Take the garden birds under your wing and welcome them into your garden with this beautiful bamboo bird house.
Made from firwood, it's wonderfully welcoming to all of our feathered friends and they'll soon be making themselves happily at home inside its natural and rustic walls.
Box size 190 x 135mm
A home tweet home for the birds that visit your garden!
This wooden bird house is an amazing accessory for any garden and is extremely welcoming to all kinds of small wild birds including tits and finches. Its classic design is made from strong and solid firwood which offers a natural style.
It's a cosy and comfy hideaway for all your feathered friends.
Box size 180 x 165mm
This wonderful weather station for your garden contains four measuring tools - a wind spinner, rainfall measurer and thermometer that displays the temperature in both centigrade and fahrenheit.
The weather station is quick and easy to assemble and stands approximately 149cm tall. It has a weatherproof design and will measure rainfall up to 35cm.
Box size 405 x 130mm
Add some colour and joy to your garden with this set of wind spinners. One is inspired by fabulous flowers and comes in a pretty pink and white, while the other is a buzzing bee.
The bee spinner has an attachable smiley face, complete with a cool hat. These are great for encouraging children to get in the garden and could even inspire them to start helping with growing and taking care of the lawn.
Packaging size 405 x 350mm
Ages 3 plus
This set of two aqua bulbs not only looks stunning but will also help you keep your plants hydrated.
The aqua bulbs are made from hand-blown glass, which means each one has its own distinct shape, colour and pattern - every single one is unique.
To use the bulbs, all you have to do is fill them with water and insert them into your plant compost. This will help keep plants hydrated.
Box size 325 x 110mm (recyclable)
Bulb size 300 x 85mm each. Capacity 300ml each.
CN0728 6 years +6 years +
Children who want to get into gardening will love the magic of this fairy-themed garden. It comes with sprouting seeds for pansies, zinnias, forget-me-nots and great blue lobellas.
Before planting the seeds, children have the chance to sprinkle their very own fairy dust over the planter as they paint and decorate it using the accessories (including paints, glitter, gems and rainbow gravel) provided.
After decorating and painting the planter, all children have to do is follow the instructions for planting and growing the exciting variety of flowers included.
The plants will start to grow in just two weeks.
Box size 310 x 365mm
Ages 6 plus
Growing times are dependent on planting conditions and the growing season
Contents: 6 pots of paint, 4 plant signs, 1 fairy house, 4 seed packets, 3 wooden sticks, 1 glue, 3 card fairies, 1 paintbrush, 1 planter, 1 tube of glitter, 1 gem pack, 1 coconut fibre bag, rainbow gravel, instructions
CN0729 3 years +3 years +
Grow five different types of cactus with the Grow and Paint Your Own Desert Island.
The bright blue planter is just waiting to be decorated using the paint and stickers provided (or any you have around the house from other Book People purchases). After finishing this, all children have to do is plant the seeds and wait for them to grow.
Then it's just a case of putting the lid on and letting the cactus sprout before fixing the drought.
Box size 240 x 240mm
Ages 3 plus
Contents: 4 pots of paint, 2 plant signs, 2 seed packets, 1 coconut fibre bag, 1 paintbrush, 1 planter and lid, 1 desert vulture piece, 1 wooden stick, 1 A4 sticker sheet, 1 bag of sand, easy-to-follow instructions
Growing time is dependent on planting conditions and growing seasons. Marigolds will usually grow within 6-7 weeks and cactuses may take significantly longer.
Ideal for anyone with greenfingers, these three terracotta pots have mini chalkboards on them so you can label them as you wish. They're perfect for indoor windowsill herb gardens or outdoor flower gardens.
The set comes with three chalks and you can even write a message for loved ones on them to make them smile.
Dimensions: 130 x 310mm
Perfect for picnics, this blanket has a fantastic floral theme and will allow you and your children to keep nicely comfortable while tucking into your summer lunch.
Made from 100% polyester and fully recyclable, this is ideal for your next trip down the park on a sunny day.
It's brightly coloured and can be rolled up to save space. It even has a velcro handle.
Dimensions - Folded: 300 x 200mm, Full size: 1200 x 1350mm
Make your own cool ice lollies with the kids this summer. They'll be a refreshing treat.
This pink silicone mould has space for six mini lollies and is so easy to use. All you have to do is fill the mould with healthy fresh fruit or delicious juices and enjoy the results.
Box size 130 x 130mm
Make your own cool and refreshing treats using these nine silicone moulds for mini pops!
Experiment with healthy, fresh fruits and delicious juices to make your favourite flavours or broaden your horizons by creating new and exciting ones. Simply pour the liquid or fruit into the mould, add the pop stick and leave in the freezer.
You'll be able to enjoy a cold treat within hours.
Box size 165 x 250mm (recyclable)
Not dishwasher- or microwave-safe. Not suitable for anyone aged 3 or under
Bring cool cactus style into your home or garden with this set of four cactus-shaped drinking glasses.
These novelty glasses can be used as cool ornament or decoration and will add some fun to your next refreshing cold beverage.
Box size 160 x 350mm (recyclable)
Capacity 400ml each
For cold beverages only. Keep out of the reach of children.
If you like pina colada, these would be the perfect glasses to serve your sweet cocktails in...
Adding some tropical style to whatever party or gathering you're having, the glasses come in shades of yellow and green (with matching lids and straws!) and are shaped like a pineapple.
Suitable for cold beverages only, these are fun glasses that we know will go down fine with all your friends and family. They'll help you capture the sweet taste of summer.
Dimensions - box: 140 x 460mm Each glass: 135 x 150mm
Capacity: 450ml each
It would be a bright idea to spark up any party or gathering with these light bulb-shaped drinking glasses!
- RRP £9.99
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Presented in four different colours and with matching straws, each glass can hold 400ml of your favourite cold beverage and will light up the face of anyone lucky enough to drink from them.
They can be used as dazzling ornaments, too!
Dimensions - box: 180 x 375mm (recyclable). Each glass:180 x 110mm
Capacity: 400ml each
Whether you want to keep them as decorations, to display plants, or even to drink out of, these four large retro-style jars will come in extremely useful and handy around the home.
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Dimensions: Tray - 200 x 190mm; Each jar 190 x 90mm
This tropical set of stacking lunchboxes is perfect for people who like to eat their food on the go. The small boxes are ideal for storing sandwiches, carrots, biscuits and other little nibbles.
Presented in a variety of bright colours and featuring friendly toucans, they'll help you bring a taste of the tropical into your daily lunch and eats.
Dimensions: Largest box 135 x 65mm, smallest box 85 x 40mm
Wash before use. Not suitable for dishwasher, freezer or microwave use.
Enjoy a cold drink with this cool tropical cup. Coming with a straw, this reusable cup features a glitter-filled design packed with toucans and the exciting combination of colours are sure to appeal.
It's perfect for juices, squashes and other cold soft drinks. The screw-lid will help you avoid spillages, too.
Dimensions: 155 x 100mm
Wash before first use. Not suitable for dishwasher or microwave use. Not suitable for hot beverages.
With its fresh and natural appearance, this non-toxic and environmentally friendly cup also has a fabulous flamingo theme and is completely biodegradable.
The cup comes with a plastic lid and has a striking flamingo- and pineapple-themed design.
Box size 150 x 100mm, capacity 475ml.
Not suitable for microwave or oven use.
CN0704 3 years +3 years +
Made from bamboo fibre, this environmentally friendly set includes a little plate, a bowl, a mug and a spoon and fork - all featuring beautiful illustrations of a friendly snail.
Box size 250 x 290mm, ages 3 plus, not suitable for microwave or oven use, dishwasher safe.
Everyone will be in cupcake heaven when a home baker stores their latest show-stopping treats in one of these beautifully designed tins. Coming in three convenient sizes (which can be stacked inside each other, saving space in the process), they're very sweet...
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Tin sizes: 250 x 100mm, 220 x 90mm, 200 x 85mm
HW3150 3 years +3 years +
Your children will find this three-piece dinner set scrumdiddlyumptious.
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Presented in a BFG-themed carry case (made from sturdy board), the melamine plate, bowl and mug all feature Quentin Blake's iconic artwork from Roald Dahl's book about the story about a Big Friendly Giant and his friend Sophie..
Not for microwave oven use. Dishwasher safe - top shelf only.
Box size: 210 x 215mm
CN0220 3 years +3 years +
Coming in a variety of colours, this is a handy set of three boxes to keep keepsakes, bits and bobs safe.
Each storage box has one of Quentin Blake's iconic images displayed on it and there's also a quote from Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!
Largest box size 205 x 295mm, medium box size 275 x 240mm, smallest box size 140 x 200mm
Made from environmentally friendly bamboo, these two serving trays are emblazoned with cool flamingos and pineapples.
Suitable for all ages, the trays are suitable for dishwashers (but not for microwaves or ovens) and the two sizes mean they're ideal for serving up both snacks and drinks - whether you prefer something hot or cold.
Not suitable for microwave or oven use
Sizes: 210 x 350mm, 150 x 300mm