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15 Best Houseplant Gifts to Buy!

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Finding the Perfect Houseplant Gifts!

Are you looking for the perfect houseplant gifts for your friend or partner? Well, look no further! we’ve devised this top 15 list to accommodate even the fussiest of friends and family!

From the plant care novice to the seasoned green-fingered grower, there’s something for everyone on this list. Whether it’s an easy-care houseplant or some technical tools you need, have a scroll down this list and pop something in your basket!

If you’re looking for a last-minute gift, we also offer next day delivery. Simply order before 2pm, and it’ll be out for delivery before you know it!

Unkillable Plant Bundle

the perfect package

Our (almost) unkillable plant bundle is comprised of 3 beautiful plants which range in foliage, style and beauty. The ‘unkillable houseplant bundle’ makes a fantastic gift for a friend or partner, breathing life into their home!

This gift set is perfect for the novice grower as it has three plants that require little care and attention. They’ll look great all year round!

Plant Care Gift Set

Boutique gift sets

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for someone who loves houseplants then look no further! Our Plant Care Gift Set is a boutique,  specially made hamper that would be perfect as a birthday, or Christmas, gift!

This gift is suitable for anyone, from the houseplant novice to the seasoned plant care pro! Go on, give someone a helping hand.

Kentia Palm

Howea Forsteriana

A truly stunning palm and it’s easy to see why it’s also one of the most popular houseplants. The Kentia Palm is bold and decadent and makes a fantastic houseplant present for anyone you care for!

This is a perfect gift for anyone who needs an easy-care, natural showstopper for their living room or study!

Bonsai Tree

the perfect gift

Bonsai Trees make a wonderful houseplant gift idea. Almost all our Bonsai Trees come complete with their own glazed ceramic pot and matching drip tray. They require a little more TLC than other houseplants, but just keep them wet and they’ll be happy.

There’s nothing more elegant than a bonsai tree in a sleek and stylish glazed pot. Bring some yin and yang into your life with this Bonsai tree!

ZZ Plant

Zamioculcas Zamiifolia

Found in our (almost) unkillable plant bundle, the ZZ plant can make a wonderful gift for plant care novices. Available for a very reasonable price and can grow at a rate of knots, if placed in the right environment!

This elegant houseplant is perfect for men due to its easy-care nature!

 

African Fig Tree

Ficus Cyathistipula

Ficus Cyathistipula, the African Fig Tree, is a species of fig tree from the tropical forests of Africa. Able to grow up to heights of 5 metres, this shrub-like fig tree grows red figs when ripe with thick skins which enable them to float on water when they drop, in the moist tropics from which they hail.

This gift is perfect for someone who wants a houseplant that will look great all year round! It’s a great natural showstopper.

Plant Propagation Set

A Great Half-term treat

If you have any younger friends or family, then a Plant Propagation Set would make a perfect gift! The propagation set is perfect as a half-term treat, or science project.

Over the course of a few weeks, your child, or nephew, will be able to rack the growth of your cuttings. They may even be able to send these in to show and tell!

Cast Iron Plant

Aspidistra Elatior

Definitely one of our favourites, the Cast Iron Plant has to be included in our list of best houseplant gifts to buy. It’s structurally sound leaves are a beauty to behold and can survive long periods of drought.

With the occasional misting and during, the Cast Iron plant will look elegant all year round!

Rubber Plant

Ficus Benjamina

With its thick large leaves, the Rubber Plant is perfect for those needing an easy-care showstopper! Native to a number of regions around the equator, this rugged indoor plant is perfect for those who are not so green fingered. Simply buy your ficus elastic, get it delivered to your door, and follow our simple plant-care guide for fantastic growing results.

Umbrella Plant on Lava Rock

schefflera aboricola

If you’re looking for a distinctive gift or showstopper for your home, the Schefflera Plant on Lava Rock is one way to catch everyone’s attention.

This gift would look perfect on a coffee table, or windowsill. It’ll definitely get all of your friends talking!

Yucca Plant

Yucca Elephantipes

Arguably one of the easiest plants to grow indoors, the Yucca is truly a fuss free plant. Originating from Central America, the Yucca is an evergreen shrub from a hot dry land.

Riki

dracaena fragrans

Known to bring good luck and fortune in its native home of Africa, you can mark your home as a sacred site with this beautiful plant. Dracaena Fragrans is an easy-care plant and can take a bit of abuse before they kick up a fuss.

Philodendron "Fun Bun"

Philodendron Fun Bun

If you’re looking for the perfect houseplant gift to buy for your quirky friend, then why not consider the Philodendron “Fun Bun”?

The Fun Bun is renowned across the world for bringing a splash of life into any home or workspace. Your friend or colleague will certainly be thanking you for this one!

Peace Lily & Pot

Spathilyllum

One of the best houseplant gifts we have on offer today is the Peace Lily & Pot. For just £9, you can get the perfect gift for a loved one. 

Bring some calm and peace into their life with a Peace Lily & Pot. This product also comes with a pink glossy ceramic curved pot. Enjoy!

How to Pick the Perfect Houseplant Gifts

If you’re wondering how to buy the perfect houseplant gifts for your friend or partner, there are a number of elements you should consider. Making sure you are buying the right gift for the right type of person is paramount to giving them the special day they deserve!

 

Are They Good at Plant Care?

If you’re thinking about a houseplant as a gift, the first thing you should probably think about is what level of gardener, or grower, they are. Different plants require different levels of care and attention. 

If you have a plant-care beginner, then you should definitely consider something smaller (and less expensive if it dies) or one of our easy-care plant range.

Aside from the plants stated above, why not consider a Chinese Money Plant or Areca Palm? If you’re worried that your receiver may be a little prone to the odd plant-care gaff, then you should definitely tell them about the plant care guides on our blog!

How Old Are They?

One of the next things you should consider when buying houseplant gifts is how old your receiver is. 

If you are wanting to buy a present for a younger person, like a child, you may want a present that is going to be more interactive – something they feel they can take part in!

For those a little older, why not consider something that would fit in seamlessly with a busy working, or university, timetable? 

 

 

What Type of Personality do They Have?

We’re firm believers that houseplant gifts should mimic the personality of the person you’re buying for! Before you buy any houseplant gifts, have a think about the type of person you’re buying for. This will help you decide what the best gift is.

For those who are sleek and stylish, you should definitely consider a more refined houseplant. Something like a Cast Iron Plant would be perfect!

Equally, for someone who is a little more on the quirky side, why not consider getting something more colourful, like a Prayer Plant or Anthurium?

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