Plant gifts: treat green-fingered friends and family to these top picks

On the lookout for stylish plant gifts? We've got you covered with this top selection of plants and accessories for every budget

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Our top plant gifts include something for everyone, whether you're looking for the ideal present for a friend who is constantly adding to their indoor plant collection or a family member who simply needs cheering up with some beautiful greenery this year. 

We've even added some stylish accessories to our plant gift mix so that green-fingered friends and family can keep their best indoor plants in tip top condition, no matter how many house plants they have in their collection. Plus, there's plenty of gift ideas for displaying treasured plant babies, and must-have books to help boost everyone's plant knowledge. 

Keep scrolling to find your perfect plant gifts and get some Christmas present shopping crossed off your to-do list, then make sure you check out our gifts for gardeners for more great ideas. 

1. The essential garden tool for every plant fan

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garden scissors in brass finish

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Garden scissors | £22 from Garden Trading
Every plant fan needs a pair of garden scissors, whether it's to keep their plants looking their best or for arranging cut flower displays, and this set are style winners in our eyes. Made from stainless steel with a beautiful polished brass finish, they come in a bamboo gift bag for the ultimate Christmas plant gift. Add them straight to your shopping basket today. 

2. A top idea for eco-friendly plant fans 

Bamboo and Rice Pots, Saucers and Seed Trays

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Bamboo and Rice Pots, Saucers and Seed Trays | from £12.99 at Suttons
Made from compostable bamboo fibre, these planters are a brilliant way to reduce the amount of plastic plant fans use. You can keep using them year after year, then when they're ready to be disposed of (typically after 5+ years), they can be shredded and added to the compost heap. A perfect choice for anyone who loves nurturing and potting on their plant babies. 

3. A plant gift to brighten anyone's day

Monstera Monkey Leaf Swiss Cheese Plant

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Monstera Monkey Leaf Swiss Cheese Plant | £9.99 at You Garden
A great choice for small spaces, this plant is a more compact version of the larger Swiss Cheese Plant. It has glossy green leaves, is easy to care for and it will give a any room a tropical  touch. It's the Christmas gift any plant fan will love for years to come. 

4. The useful accessory that looks super stylish too

Plant mister in copper finish

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Turbobm water mister in a gold finish | £17.49 at Amazon
Show house plants a little TLC by keeping them freshly misted with this gorgeous plant mister. There'll be no need to tuck this beauty away in a cupboard when not in use as it looks just as good on display too. It's also available in a silver or rose red finish too. 

5. A simple way to start a succulent collection

Sempervivum 'Mixed'

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Sempervivum 'Mixed' | from £5.99 at Thompson & Morgan
Opt for a selection of plant gifts and give someone a headstart on their mini succulents collection. These on-trend succulents make great indoor plants and work well when displayed on a windowsill where they will get plenty of light. Simply choose how many plants you want to order and this succulent collection will soon be winging its way to your chosen recipient. 

6. For grow your own plant fans

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Moreton Pitched Roof Pot Holder | £45 at Garden Trading 

Made from spruce and finished in a durable black stain, this quirky wall unit can be used both indoors or out to create a stunning display. Why not use it outdoors or in the kitchen to create a mini herb garden and ensure all your favourite ingredients are always close to hand?

7. Ideal for super organised plant fans

Flora and Fauna Collection - Wooden Labels

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Flora and Fauna Collection wooden plant labels | £7.99 at Suttons 
A perfect stocking filler present, these pretty wooden plant labels will help any gardener to keep track of what they have planted in pots or the garden. Made from FSC hardwood, they have painted ends to add a splash of colour to flowerbeds and pots. Comes with a wooden pencil in the gift pack. 

8. A statement planter for indoor plant lovers

Patterned Weave Water Hyacinth Planter

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Patterned Weave Water Hyacinth Planter | £25 from John Lewis
Made from woven water hyacinth, this is an eco-friendly choice. Large enough to hold one of your bigger indoor plants, there's also a waterproof lining inside to prevent water from leaking out when you water the plant. 

9. The must-have buy for chic plant fans


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10. A statement planter for indoor plant lovers

10. For card game fans (who also love plants)

House of Plants card game

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House of Plants Card Game | £15 at Oliver Bonas
This is your Secret Santa gift for plant fans sorted! Suitable for four players, the aim of the game is to be a great plant parent and collect water, sunlight and humidity to raise your plants in the best possible way and earn the most points in the process to win. 

11. A stylish buy for people who love displaying plants in threes

Umbra Triflora Hanging Planter,

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Umbra Triflora Hanging Planter | £50 at John Lewis 

Why display off just one plant when you can show off three? This clever design combines a rod with three melamine hanging planters so you've got the complete kit for your space. The hanging ropes can be adjusted in length, plus they also slide along the pole so you can create the ideal plant display. A great space-saving choice. 

12. For the plant fan who likes to stand out

indoor wall planter

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Ikebana wall-mounted flower pots | £95 currently £76 at La Redoute
Make a feature of indoor plants by displaying them in this striking wall-mounted planter. The geometric design is a fabulous feature and it comes with eight removable flower pots so you can choose how to arrange your plants. Ideal for growing succulents and trailing designs. 

13. The no-nonsense guide every plant fan needs

RHS Practical House Plant Book

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RHS Practical House Plant Book | £14.99 at Foyles
Every plant fan could do with a little extra plant advice in their lives, and this brilliant guide is on hand to help. Learn how to care for  indoor plants and keep them healthy, boost your plant knowledge with 175 plant profiles and follow 12 step-by-step projects to create striking plant displays in your own home. 

Beth Murton
Editor, Gardeningetc

For the past 18 years, Beth has worked for and contributed to a number of leading magazines in the UK, including Real Homes, Ideal Home, Period Living, Grand Designs and Good Homes amongst others. Now the editor of, Beth's attention is firmly outdoors. Her own garden is a really important part of her family's home, and she loves spending time tending to the veg patch or entertaining friends and family at a summer BBQ or alfresco pizza night.