Gifts for the Gardener (or Gardener at Heart) 2022!

by | Dec 7, 2022

When it comes to gift giving they say it’s the thought that counts and it’s true! Should you be stuck for ideas, however, we are happy to offer you several. No matter what kind of gardener is on your list, from the ones practically fluent in Latin to those who are just starting out, we have a plethora of beautiful, practical, fun, long lasting and/or tasty gifts to shop from! 

Outdoor Garden Connoisseur

  • ‘Yuletide’ Camelia
  • Helleborus niger (the Christmas Rose)
  • A unique evergreens (offers year-round interest!)
  • Plant Labelling Set
  • ‘Game of Thorns’ long sided gloves
  • Haws English Watering Can
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Indoor Garden Connoisseur

  • ‘Mistletoe’ Rhipsalis 
  • Hanging Plant Shelf 
  • Moss Poles 
  • Misting Bottles 
  • Indoor Sprouting Seeds
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Culinary Gardener

  • Citrus Shrubs  
  • Jujube Trees  
  • Persimmon Trees 
  • Sweet Chestnut Trees 
  • Perennial Herbs 
  • Favuzzi Gourmet Italian Pastas, Sauces, Truffle Oils, Flavoured Salts and Sweet Spreads (like Pistachio or Dulce de Leche)! 
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Novice Gardener

  • Garden Tool Set 
  • Snake Plants & ZZ Plants (easy to grow!) 
  • Air Plants & Cool Display Containers 
  • Quench Moisture Meters 
  • Self-Watering Vessels
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Young Gardener

  • Insect and Bird Houses 
  • Miniature Indoor Plants  
  • Vegetable Seeds 
  • Hand-held Hummingbird Feeders 
  • Kid-Sized Tools and Gloves
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‘Never too Old for This’ Gardener

  • Extendable Shoe Horn 
  • Kneeling Pads & Benches 
  • High Quality Tools and Pruners 
  • LED Toques (for a little extra light) 
  • Spa Relaxus Home Spa and Cooling Treatments (to refresh after a day in the garden!) 
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DIY Gardener

  • Centerpiece and Wreath Making Supplies 
  • Ingredients for Indoor Gardens or Terrariums 
  • Propagation tools, supplies and starter soil

‘I’ll Enjoy the View From Inside’ Gardener

  • Rain Chains 
  • Metal Wind Spinners  
  • Mushrooms of Western Canada, Edible & Medicinal Plants of Canada and Local Lore Books 
  • Apple Cider Mix, Hot Chocolate Packets & Seasonal Mugs 
  • Botanical Garden Puzzles  
  • Snoozies Slippers & Cozy Socks 
  • Rosalinde Blake Soy Candles (made in Princeton)
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The ‘I’ll drink to your success!’ Gardener

  • Beer Soaps 
  • Cocktail Ornaments 
  • Gourmet Village beverage blends  
  • Festive Wine Glasses (& decorative napkins for the occasional spill)
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Pollinator-Friendly Gardener

  • Bird Feeders (of different sizes) & Seed (for natural tunes!) 
  • Hummingbird Heaters 
  • Mason Bee Houses 
  • Mahonia Shrubs, Winter Heather & Hellebores
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Full Fragrance Gardener

  • Michel Design Works Soaps (in lovely bottles/wrapped bars) 
  • Viburnum ‘Pink Dawn’ 
  • Hamamelis (Chinese Witch Hazel) 
  • Sarcococca (Sweet Box) 
  • Forcing Bulbs (for indoor blooms, like hyacinths and paperwhites) 

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The Impatient Gardener 

  • Sunblaster Grow Lights  
  • Mini-Greenhouses and Frost Tunnels 
  • West Coast Seeds  
  • A Beautiful 2023 Cavallini Calendar and Garden Journal to start planning!

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Still stuck? Not to worry, we have Gift Cards! Gift Cards are available for purchase online via Shopify (for pre-set values) or in-store for any denomination. You can also call us at 604.792.3799 to order over the phone. 

Be sure to visit the fantastic boutiques and café on-site for even more wonderful ideas! Marais Tea Co. offers over 100 delicious tea blends, tea service supplies and a wealth of tea knowledge so that you can match the tea to your loved one! Switzer’s Vintage Décor carries a huge selection of vintage decorative pieces, country-themed decor and antique furnishings… perfect for those who’d love to have a touch of yesteryear in their homes. And Cultivate Café is the open, airy, cozy in-store café that is so welcoming! They offer a delicious array of home-baked goods, homemade soups, meals that are divine, and they have gift certificates! Cultivate is licensed, so you can enjoy a glass of wine, beer or cider with you meal too. They make an ideal ‘regroup and refuel’ destination during this busy season, and a lovely place to meet up with friends and family in the new year too. 

Minter Country Garden is truly a destination garden store! We invite you to come for a visit this holiday season, whether it’s shop, savour a meal, or just surround yourself with colourful growing things and a lot of holiday spirit. See you soon!