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November 13, 2015
We've rounded up a list of our perennially favorite gifts for green thumbs ranging from for tools for the DIY landscape designer to accessories for the windowsill gardener. Find more gift ideas, from textiles to furniture, in our Editor's Best 2015 special issue, on newsstands now.
True Colour vases by Lex Pott for &Tradition

True Colour vases by Lex Pott for &Tradition, from $130 at suiteny.com

Dutch designer Lex Pott explores the beauty of patina in these two-toned vases that play on the idea of oxidation with organically inspired colorways like brass and blue and green and copper. 

 

 

1 / 10
AM Leonard Kneeling Pad

Leonard Waterproof Kneeling Pad, $19 at thehighline.org

This iconic orange kneeling pad has been a favorite of gardeners for decades—it's even endorsed by the pros at New York's High Line. 

2 / 10
Areaware Plant Pedestals

Plant Pedestals by Peter Oyler for Areaware, $50 at areaware.com

Give your houseplants a lift with these beech wood perches designed to show off planters, flower arrangements, and other accessories.

3 / 10
ipot Design garden center

iPot modular garden system by Supercake, from $65 at ipotdesign.it

This customizable shelving system provides a grid-like-structure for building an indoor garden. Each two-by-two cube module has enough space for one Teflon planting bag. 

4 / 10
Best Made Co. Chore gloves for gardening

The Chore Glove, $18 at bestmadeco.com

These Italian-made cowhide gloves are considered the gold standard for those who want to avoid getting their hands dirty. 

5 / 10
Wyatt Little Patterned Shoe pots

Patterned Shoe Pots by Wyatt Little, $50 at wyattlittle.com

Wyatt Little's playful ceramics transform everyday objects—like the humble sneaker—into delightful vessels perfect for holding plants. 

6 / 10
Solo Hand Pump Sprayer

Solo Hand Pump Sprayer, $15 at solousa.com

Florists and landscapers love Solo's built-to-last goods, like this handheld mister that gently quenches any plant's thirst. 

7 / 10
Brook&Lyn rounded metal planters

Rounded Metal Planters by Brook&Lyn, from $1,150 at brookandlyn.com

For those who believe the mantra "go big or go home," Brook&Lyn's cylindrical aluminum planters make a solid statement standing up to 42 inches tall.  

8 / 10
Bacsac Le Paname Adjustable Garden Tote

Le Paname adjustable garden tote by Bacsac, $36 at store.dwell.com

This ultra-light geotextile bag from Bacsac can be unzipped on either end to carry oversize hauls, whether you're working in the yard or stocking up at the farmer's market. 

9 / 10
Global Gardens self-contained garden

Self-contained garden by Global Gardens, from $25 at etsy.com

There's no planter needed to enjoy Global Gardens's self-contained gardens and hanging plants. Just dip the soil ball in water and drain to keep the herbs and succulents growing. 

10 / 10
True Colour vases by Lex Pott for &Tradition

True Colour vases by Lex Pott for &Tradition, from $130 at suiteny.com

Dutch designer Lex Pott explores the beauty of patina in these two-toned vases that play on the idea of oxidation with organically inspired colorways like brass and blue and green and copper. 

 

 

Check back from now until December as Dwell editors clue you to their favorite year end gift and product picks. 

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