Christmas gift ideas for plant lovers

32 Christmas Gift Ideas for Plant Lovers That Are Unique and Fun

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If finding the perfect gift for your plant-loving friend feels like a challenge, I understand. What are the best gifts to get? The most immediate and perhaps obvious gift idea would be to get them more plant babies (I mean, they love plants, right?), but chances are they have a lot of plants already. Try to think beyond the plants. Devoted plant people are known for having a creative taste, which means you need to find unique gift ideas that will please them. To make your search easier, here are 32 Christmas gift ideas for plant lovers.

1. Plant-Based Reusable Coffee Cup with Lid and Sleeve (Amazon)

Gift the plant enthusiast in your life this earth-friendly piece. They probably have a plant-themed mug already in their kitchen, so this plant-based travel mug is the next best thing.

The mug is durable, biodegradable, and made from low-carbon bamboo and natural starches. It has a leak-proof lid and a thermal sleeve to protect their hands from hot beverages. This reusable mug is lightweight, so your loved one will enjoy sipping on their favorite latte on the go.

2. 3 Pack Macrame Plant Hangers (Amazon)

This macrame plant hanger set is the perfect present for the plant person in your life. The planter baskets will help them show off their indoor plants in style and will elevate the look of their living space.

This pack of 3 contains three hooks, so your gift receiver does not have to buy them separately. Did I also mention that the plant hangers are made from sturdy and durable cotton?

3. Stainless Steel Watering Can (Amazon)

Help your favorite plant parent take care of their beautiful plants by getting them this gift. If their current water can is looking old and worn out, this water can would be a good replacement (and a great gift).

This stainless steel water can has a modern design and a long spout that will make navigating around foliage easier. The ergonomic handle is also good for easy pouring.

4. Green House Terrarium (Amazon)

If their favorite hobby is growing new plants, but they don’t have a garden, then getting them this greenhouse terrarium is a great idea. They don’t need a traditional garden to have lovely plants, this greenhouse will be just as fun to work on.

This terrarium has a swing lid to allow ventilation for plants. Your green thumb friend will also love the four wheels as they will be able to easily move the terrarium kit around. He or she can grow plants such as succulents, moss, ferns, cacti, and venus fly traps.

5. 8 Piece Heavy-Duty Gardening Tools (Amazon)

Do you have a new plant parent on your gift list? Gifting them garden tools would be a perfect choice as it will make them feel like a real garden pro. The floral print kneeling pad and gloves feature a fun yet cute design.

On top of the beautiful designs, these tools are durable. For example, the gloves are made of oxford cloth which is easy to clean and tear-resistant.

6. Terrarium Propagation Stations (Amazon)

True plant lovers will instantly fall in love with this propagation station; It will be the perfect addition to their living room. The hexagon shape will look so stylish on their wall and it will add instant interest.

They can add small plants, beautiful flower arrangements, and air plants to the stations. Plus, if your friend or family member has pets that always eat their plants, this wall propagation station will protect both the plants and pets.

7. Self-Watering Planters with Drainage Hole (Amazon)

Is the nature lover in your life a little busy to water their plants? Get them this low-maintenance, self-watering planter. This top pick has a reservoir that can store up enough water required by plants for a week or even longer.

The pots also feature a drainage hole and a water lip to provide air circulation for the plant roots. This special gift also has a stylish design. The sage green, white, or matte black matte will look so effortlessly stylish in their living space.

8. Vintage Glass Spray Bottle (Amazon)

Help them keep their beautiful garden hydrated with this glass mister. It’s such a fun way of watering the plants! The glass mister is small, but it can keep 300ML of water which is great for a small indoor plant.

This vintage spray bottle is made out of high-grade glass, which is durable and shatter-proof. Plus, the top pump is made from plastic to prevent rust from forming.

9. LED Plant Light for Indoor Plants (Amazon)

This grow light will help your loved one take care of their precious plants. The set of two plant lights is designed like halos to help plants grow faster and better. They emit wavelengths that mimic the natural sunlight.

It’s a great tool for growing plants like herbs, succulents, tomatoes, and more.

10. Botanical Wall Art (Amazon)

Plant lovers would love to be surrounded by beautiful artwork that reminds them of their hobby and passion. So elevate your friend’s office, living room, or bedroom with this botanical wall art set.

Printed on thick paper, these high-quality art prints add the perfect vintage touch to a living space. Complete the gift by including a set of beautiful frames.

11. The Complete Gardener Book (Amazon)

This gift will marry two of their pastimes: gardening and reading. This updated classic book is by gardening expert, Monty Don, so you can be sure the reader will walk away with helpful tips and ideas.

This book is filled with advice, tutorials, and other gardening info. Plus, it can double as coffee table decor too.

12. Mid-Century Tabletop Planters (West Elm)

These tabletop planters from West Elm are chic yet practical. The artistic mid-century legs and the ceramic finish are a must-have for every plant-lover. The indoor planters are perfect for decorating a floor space and tabletop. They come with the pots too!

13. Gardener’s Hands Gift Set (Uncommon Goods)

After spending hours in the garden, a green thumb needs to give their hands some much-needed TLC. That’s where this gift set comes in handy! It contains a hand soap made with shea butter and apricot seeds, as well as, lavender and mint lotion. The set also comes with a gorgeous reusable floral canvas bag, and a boar-bristle brush.

14. UP THE MOMENT Plant Lady Hat (Amazon)

This embroidered hat is very fitting for the plant-obsessed woman in your life. It will keep her shielded from the blazing sun as she waters her plants.

15. Plant Lover Earring Set & Propagation Station (Etsy)

Does your favorite green thumb also happen to love jewelry? This is the best gift for her. The propagation station set comes with cute, small leaf earrings inspired by popular houseplant species.

16. House Plant Lover’s Sweatshirt (Uncommon Goods)

Every plant-lover needs a sweatshirt that reflects their love for plants. And that’s why this is the perfect fit for your green thumb friend. The comfy crewneck sweatshirt features beautiful hand-drawn and printed house plants.

Your friend can wear this statement top with their favorite jeans and garden clogs.

17. Houseplant Care Essentials Kit (Uncommon Goods)

Is your friend a budding green thumb? This would be a phenomenal gift for them. The kit is a great way for your friend to learn how to care for their plant babies. It includes essentials like grow concentrate, which is a liquid fertilizer spray to increase plant health. The gift also features enrich powder to enhance normal soil for better root growth. And lastly, the box has protect spray to shield plants from pests.

18. Hodeco Embroidery Throw Pillow Covers (Amazon)

Help them spruce up their living room or outdoor furniture with these lovely throw pillow covers. The embroidered monstera leaves and palm leaves will add a beautiful pop of color in their home.

19. Handmade Monstera Leaf Spoon Rest (Uncommon goods)

This leaf spoon rest is perfect for the plant parent who is a serious home cook. It is as cute as it is practical.

20. Vintage Succulents Puzzle (Uncommon Goods)

You can’t go wrong with this gift for a plant fanatic. It has 1,000 puzzle pieces, so your friend will enjoy spending hours trying to assemble everything. Once they’re done, they can showcase the picture in their home office.

21. Surprise Houseplant of the Month Subscription (Uncommon Goods)

Make sure every month feels like Christmas for your plant-loving friend with this gift. You can either pick the 3 month subscription or the 6th month subscription option. Either way, this gift is the perfect way to help turn their home into an oasis.

What’s even better about the monthly subscription is that a plant is sent based on the season.

22. Plant Keychain (Amazon)

This cute keychain will make their wallet or purse look brand new again. It is heavyweight, so the quality does not feel cheap.

23. Golden Metal Art Leaves (Amazon)

These beautiful plant wall art pieces will thrive in any plant-lover’s home. The golden metal art leaves are great for adding a botanical flair in a space.

24. Glow & Grow Candle Grow Kit (Uncommon Goods)

The plant-lover in your life will be delighted to find this candle kit under the Christmas tree. The candle is infused with nature-inspired scents like notes of basil and ginger (Herb Garden) to geranium, lilac, and eucalyptus (Wildflower). Seeds for growing daisies, basil, or aloe, as well as instructions for their new plant to thrive are also included. So once the flame has gone out, your loved one can reuse the container as a planter to grow new plants.

25. Desktop Desert Paint-By-Number Kit (Uncommon Goods)

Do you have a friend who loves plants just as much as painting? Get them this cute gift. It comes with paint, brushes and terracotta plant pots. When your giftee finishes painting the 3D cactus toppers, they can display them in their living room. And the best part? They won’t have to worry about remembering to water them.

26. Ceramic Watering Bell (Anthropologie)

When in doubt, get your green thumb pal a stylish and practical watering bell. The stoneware bell will help keep their plant babies hydrated by releasing a beautiful shower.

27. In The Garden Jacquard Dish Towel (Anthropologie)

Make the task of drying pots just as enjoyable as planting with this fun towel. Your giftee will love the printed plants and pots on the cotton towel.

28. Garden Stem Stoneware Dinner Plate ( Anthropologie)

For the plant person who loves a good home cooked meal, surprise them with this stoneware dinner plate. It features a gorgeous stem motif that will look so chic on their dinning table.

29. FUNBOY Giant Inflatable Tropical Tube Float (Amazon)

Your favorite plant fan will love lounging in the pool on this stylish float. It boasts a tropical print that just screams, “summer is here!”

30. The Happy Houseplant Coloring Book (Amazon)

This coloring book is a fun and relaxing way to pass the time for any green thumb. It has 50 intricate house plants to color in.

Bonus: Once they’re done coloring all the plants, they can tear the pages and display them!

31. Garden Hose Nozzle Glass Ornament (Anthropologie)

Help your plant-lover friend bring the garden to their Christmas tree with this hose ornament. It is made from glass and hand-painted for a whimsical look.

32. Garden Waist Apron (Anthropologie)

If you have a friend who spends hours in the garden, chances are their garden apron is worn out –so that’s where you come in! Get them this new waist apron. It is more higher-end than what they’d be willing to get for themselves.

It’s made from durable fabric and features deep pockets to keep large gardening tools.

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Coming up with Christmas gift ideas for plant lovers is not easy; it calls for thinking outside of the box (or more like a pot). Thankfully, this gift guide is here to help you find the perfect gift for your green-fingered friends.

Now that you have found Christmas gift ideas for plant lovers, it’s time to focus on the minimalist in your life.

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Hi! My name is Temwa and I have an obsession with all things lifestyle. Whether it's home decor, classy fashion, beauty products, or gift ideas -- you will find me writing about those topics. When I'm not sitting at my laptop, you will find me making press-on nails over the weekend!