Gift suggestions for green fingers
Don’t forget Christmas gifts for the avid gardeners in your family! These will all go down well:
• A subscription to Home magazine (see page 125 for details), plus a gardening book or two.
• Birdbaths, bird feeders and bird tables for the bird enthusiast.
• A rain gauge to accurately measure rainfall.
• Trays of flowering seedlings and a bag of compost. • An attractive concrete figurine to use as a hose guard in the corner of a flowerbed.
• A basket of herbs for the enthusiastic cook.
• A potting table or a garden bench.
• A moisture meter to check soil moisture in containers and beds.
• A garden diary or calendar to record seasonal plantings and blooming times.
• A foot scraper for muddy boots.