The Christmas season is quickly approaching and with it the struggle to come up with creative present ideas. Look at your garden with fresh eyes and see it’s potential as a source of great garden gifts says Tony Stacey.
This guest post comes from Tony Stacey, marketing manager at the Horticultural Trades Association (HTA), the organisation who administer the National Garden Gift Voucher Scheme. HTA are the leading trade association representing the UK garden industry. Tony is incredibly passionate about promoting gardening campaigns to children and non-gardeners to get the nation more green fingered and inspired to grow their own own food.
If only we could be as efficient as those Christmas elves, putting together hundreds of thoughtful presents each day. Well now you can. Put your garden to work for you. You’ll see it can generate all kinds of unique homemade gifts, save you money and giving a personal gift with personality.
All that’s left to do is leave you to get creative. If you’re feeling inspired please do tweet a picture of your gift creations at @RJGarden.
For herb-spiration, check out National Garden Gift Vouchers competition to give away 25-herb garden packs brimming with thyme, sage, mint, coriander and basil. They’d make a wonderful Christmas presents too. The competition runs until the end of December 2015.