Christmas gifts for gardeners/books for plantaholics

Christmas gifts – books for plantaholics

Our festive pick of the most inspirational new books for plant obsessives.


Wild about Weeds: Garden Design with Rebel Plants – Jack Wallington

With profiles of over 50 weeds, Jack Wallington’s book shows how to grow weeds in unexpected ways to create a more ‘natural’ and interesting garden. Laurence, £13.99


Buy Wild About Weeds on Amazon

Christmas gifts for gardeners/Wild about weeds


The New Plant Parent – Darryl Cheng

Darryl Cheng explains how to understand plants’ needs and how to give them the right balance of light, water and nutrients. Abrams Image, £12.59

Buy The New Plant Parent on Amazon

Christmas gifts for Gardeners/The New Plant parent


The Flower Garden, How to Grow Flowers from Seed – Clare Foster

A guide to sowing and growing a huge range of flowers from seed, from Aquilegia to Zinnia. Laurence King Publishing, £13.99

Buy the Flower Garden on Amazon

Christmas gifts for gardeners/The flower garden


RHS Propagating Plants: How to Create New Plants For Free – Alan Toogood

With hundreds of step-by-step tutorials, this gardening book containers everything you need to know about generating new plants for free. Dorling Kindersley. £11.53

Buy RHS Propagating Plants on Amazon

Christmas gifts for gardeners/Propagating Plants


Scent Magic: Notes from a Gardener – Isabel Bannerman

Both a personal account of a year’s gardening and an inspirational survey of the best aromatic plants to grow throughout the seasons. Pimpernel Press Ltd. £21

Buy Scent Magic on Amazon

Christmas gifts for gardeners/Scent magic


Looking for more inspiration for gifts? Try our gardening gifts list for 50 ideas.