Christmas Gift Guide 2017
We wanted to put together a selection unique Christmas gift ideas that we thought would be perfect to send this season. If you’ve been racking your brains for what to send your loved ones hopefully this guide will give you a helping hand. A mix of both new products and customer favourites, from foodie gifts to floral gifts we have something for everyone.
Get all your Christmas shopping done in advance this year, order you trees and plants now and choose a target delivery date in December.
Top 10 tree and plant gifts to send in 2017
It’s not Christmas without a tree no matter how small. This year we bring you 4 real mini Christmas trees. From snow to glitter to fairy lights the mini trees are perfectly formed gifts just ready to be delivered. Perfect to brighten up office spaces and bedrooms. No matter where you live, how big or small.
Poinsettia plants have been a festive favourite for hundreds of years since it was introduced to the US from Mexico in 1828 by Joel Poinsett. Now the 12th of December marks National Poinsettia Day what a better way to celebrate than sending the vibrant red foliage to friends and family.
Fruit baskets are popular to send at Christmas, why send a fruit basket when you can send a whole fruit tree. Our lemon tree is extremely popular at this time of year and it’s easy to see why. A perfect indoor house guest when kept away from central heating the evergreen leaves will have your house looking lovely and the tree can fruit and flower up to 4 times a year!
The interesting twisted stem on this olive trees makes a wonderful gift to open at Christmas. Send the exciting taste of the Mediterranean this season. Any lover of food will cherish this gift and as olive trees are known to last for thousands of years it really is a gift for life.
5. Fig Tree
Bring us some figgy pudding! Our beautiful fig trees will produce an abundance of figs year after year so every year can be celebrated with a delicious homemade figgy pudding. What more could you want at Christmas?!
Christmas doesn’t just revolve around plants but food too, there’s nothing better that a slap up Christmas dinner. Send our Christmas bay tree to a food lover and they can add new flavours and dimensions to the stuffing this year with the aromatic bay leaves.
If one plant conjures up images of the holidays it has to be the holly bush. The red berries and spiny green leaves are just a symbol of the season. Holly is evergreen and will look fantastic all year round meaning it doesn’t just have to be for Christmas.
Roses can lack lustre over the winter months but with our indoor rose planters you can have blooming roses all year round, add wonderful splashes of colour over the holidays. This year we have red indoor roses and white indoor roses, both planted in a beautifully festive noel pot.
If you would prefer a hardy blooming plant over the Christmas period take a look at our red yuletide camellia. Often referred to as a winter rose, the camellia is evergreen and blooms from November to April when all other plants have gone into hiding, perfect for keeping the garden fresh when it needs it most.
10. Orange Tree
Orange and lemons, another popular citrus to send at this time of year is an orange tree. The pretty white blossoms will bloom in Spring and fill the air with a delightful scent, not long after the fruits will start to form giving you homegrown oranges for life.
Tree and plant gifts are perfect when you just don’t know what to get someone or for that people who you know already has everything. Order now and choose a delivery date in December to get all your Christmas shopping done early, our last order date this year is the 21st December. Take a look at our full Christmas range on our website.