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 harves - 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
This Upside-Down Tomato Planter provides you with the easiest way to grow tomatoes. All you have to do is hang it on your wall balcony and patio and use ordinary potting soil. The juicy tomatoes will soon grow and be ready for you to eat.
Eliminating the need for weeding, caging and staking, this is perfect for apartments, flats, mobile homes and smaller gardens. Your tomatoes can be harvested, trimmed, suckered, watered and fed - all while standing up.
Box size 250 x 250 x 70mm
The Clawsome Gloves Gardening set makes digging and planting easier. There are four strong claws on the right-hand glove that will help you dig without damaging your hands.
The other glove is more traditional but offers extra protection and the set also comes with two foam knee pads.
Box size: 190 x 180mm
AN0433 5 years +5 years +
This is a box of goodies that will help you grow tasty, fresh vegetables that are good for you.
The box includes a growing guide book, a hand fork, trowel, three packs of seeds (for lettuce, tomatoes and carrots), three seed trays and 10 seed sticks. It's perfect for anyone who wants to start growing their own.
Box size: 250 x 250mm
AN0432 5 years +5 years +
The easy way to grow your own tasty supply of fresh herbs, this box is perfect for any would-be gardener. It includes seeds for basil, mint and parsley and also has three terracotta pots to grow them in.
The set also includes a growing guide book, a trowel and three wooden seed sticks with names.
Box size: 250 x 250mm
Sow and harvest Garden Pearl tomatoes indoors all year round with handy kit. You can also use it to harvest outdoors from June to October. - just pick the fruits as they ripen.
With easy-to-follow instructions, this kit will help you produce sweet, cherry-type tomatoes on the vine and they will have a fresh and vibrant flavour.
Contents: 1 metal trough, 2pc x 55g pressed coco, 250g vesuviantie and 2 seed sachets (approx 10 seeds each)
Packaging size: 275 x 115mm
This kitchen herb garden gives you the chance to grow basil, chive and parsley, no matter how much space you have.
Suitable for growing and harvesting all year round, the planters will allow you to have fresh and fragrant herbs at your fingerprints all year round. Once you've finished growing, you can add the herbs to your dishes to add an aromatic infusion of flavour.
Contents: 3 x metal pots, 3 x 55g pressed coco, 3pc x 100g vesuvianite, 1 drip tray and 3 seed sachets. Average of 15 seeds in each pack (basil, chive, parsley).
Packaging size: 210 x 225mm
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
Welcome all kinds of friendly bugs and creepy-crawlies to your garden with this amazing Insect Hotel.
Perfect for bees and bugs, this garden accessory has hollow bamboo tubes (which gives bees a buzz) and a sawdust section for lacewings.
It also has a range of natural nesting hideaways and hibernating environments for all kinds of tiny creatures.
Box size 270 x 140mm
A home tweethome 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
HW3256 3 years +3 years +
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.
CN0730 6 years +6 years +
Plant your beans, build your maze and watch your plant escape with the Grow your Own Look and See Sprout Maze.
Budding gardeners will love putting the three main compartments (the water reservoir, soil compartment and maze section) together and then planting the beans. All they then have to do is follow the step-by-step instructions and wait for the little plants to make their escape.
This is a fun and interactive way for children aged 6 and over to get into growing. Building the maze will also help develop their hand-eye coordination.
Beans and soil not included.
Box dimensions: 210 x 170mm
Ages 6 plus
Contents: 1 plastic tab for fixing cover cards, 1 top cover, 1 transparent font cover, 1 chamber wall, assorted large and small maze partitions, 8 plant supporters, 1 transparent front cover for the container, 1 container, 1 water pot, 1 water dropper, 1 magnifier, 2 cover cards, instructions.
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.
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
Take a seat and keep your drinks nice and cold with the Portable Fold-Up Seat Cooler.
Sturdy enough to support up to 110kg, the cooler has heavy-duty thermal insulation and comes with a convenient padded shoulder strap.
It's made from six polyester panels that unfold from flat storage into a sturdy hexagonal shape that can store up to 18 12oz cans.
Size 300mm height x 310mm diameter
Box size 310 x 310 x 70mm
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
- Save £4.00
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