Green, Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas
by Garden Media Group
December 9, 2012

Looking for last minute holiday gift ideas for the green thumb? Look no further! Below are five gifts readily available and best of all, they can be bought online from the comfort of home. Could it be any easier?

“There’s always a huge selection of green living and garden products, but if you’re looking for something different, check out our list of gift ideas to impress the gardener, cook or bird lover on your list,” says Susan McCoy of the Garden Media Group, a public relations firm specializing in the lawn and garden industry.

From splurge-worthy garden accessories to modest stocking-stuffers, McCoy has put together a list of last minute gift ideas for friends and family that fits every budget.

James Farmer’s Handmade Wreaths ($144-$229)

James Farmer, author of the gorgeous book, Wreaths for All Seasons, now offers show stopping wreaths designed with everything from boxwood and burlap to citrus and pinecones. Whether you hang your wreath on a door, over a mantel, or use it as a festive centerpiece, you will love these lush, elegantly natural creations.

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A Jar of Blueberry Jam now, a New BrazelBerries™ Peach Sorbet™ Shrub in the Spring ($59)

BrazelBerries™ Peach Sorbet™ is a real Peach of a Blueberry. A colorful, edible must-have, this compact blueberry is stunning with new spring growth in shades of peach, pink, orange, and emerald. Its white, bell-shaped flowers in spring give way to an abundant summer crop of sweet fruit. These versatile plants work flawlessly as a hedge or on the patio in a decorative container.

This gift will be sent in two shipments; a jar of blueberry jam and A Gardener’s Guide to Blueberries will arrive at holiday time, followed by the actual plant at the right time for spring planting. A holiday gift that just keeps giving!

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Copper Bird Feeder ($78)

For birding enthusiasts looking to attract multiple kinds of birds to their yard, the Perky-Pet® Copper Triple Tube Bird Feeder is the perfect solution. This triple tube feeder is one of the most economical and convenient bird feeders on the market! Whether it’s hanging from a tree or pole mounted in the yard, this feeder is sure to bring joy to the recipient and birds alike!

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Organic Heirloom Vegetable Seeds ($1.99-$4.99)

Seeds make great stocking stuffers for gardeners, especially unusual varieties of heirloom vegetables. These certified organic heirloom vegetables from Sustainable Seed Company are nutrient dense and packed with vitamins and minerals. This gift comes with a green story, an affordable price, and a soon-to-be crop of yummy vegetables!

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Amaryllis bulbs, the perfect holiday hostess gift ($15.95)

Looking to make a splash at holiday parties? Give an unexpected, refreshing hostess gift this season: Longfield Garden’s stunning amaryllis bulbs. Few bulbs are easier to grow than amaryllis and few bloom with greater color and beauty. Bulbs will bloom 4-8 weeks after planting and as the flower matures, will open wider to show off their striking coloration.

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