28 Perfect Gifts for Plant Lovers – Unique Plant Ideas 2021

Plant lovers can be the hardest to buy for, especially if you aren’t into plants yourself! Today your resident crazy plant lady is here to share 28 perfect gifts for plant lovers – I promise they’ll be well loved by every plant parent on your list!

Anyone else know someone who is a little plant obsessed? Maybe it’s you, maybe it’s your roommate (lucky you!) or possibly your boss.

What in the world do you buy someone who has a deep love for plants when you have no idea what kind of plant to buy them that they don’t already own? Well, these gifts for plant lovers are just for that kind of plant parent!

Women in her house holding Christmas gifts

Often times plant lovers don’t need more plants, but they WOULD love anything plant related! From tees to books to pins to sweatshirts, this is the ultimate gift guide for plant lovers!

28 Perfect Gifts for Plant Lovers

28 Perfect Gifts for Plant Lovers - Unique Plant Ideas 2021

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1. Monstera Leaf Necklace // 2. Crazy Plant Lady Tee // 3. Macrame Plant Hangers // 4. Self Watering Garden // 5. Propagation Station // 6. Face Pot // 7. Plant Pins // 8. It’s Not Hoarding If It’s Plants Mug // 9. Plant Lady Key Ring // 10. How To Raise A Plant // 11. Houseplant Embroidery Hoop // 12. Plant Tote // 13. Plant Hanging Animals // 14. Plant Pillows // 15. Plant Probe // 16. Plant Care Tracker // 17. Plant Subscription Box // 18. Cactus Coasters // 19. Makeup Bag // 20. Plants Make People Happy Sweatshirt // 21. Plant Lady Hat // 22. Gardener’s Logbook // 23. Watering Can // 24. Mister // 25. Cork Mats // 26. Watering Globe // 27. Pruning Shears // 28. Wildflower Seed Paper Cannon

1. Monstera Leaf Necklace

First up, jewelry! Who knew plant inspired jewelry can be classy! Stay on trend with this dainty gold Monstera Leaf Necklace that’s perfect for layering!

I personally own this necklace and love it! It’s easy to get on and off, it’s great for layering and a perfect dainty gold necklace!

A dainty, gold monstera leaf plant necklace.

Monstera Leaf Necklace

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: 16K Plated Gold Chain, 16K Plated Gold Clasp
  • Closure: Lobster claw
  • Chain style: Cable
  • Made to Order

2. Crazy Plant Lady Tee

Next, a Crazy Plant Lady Tee! You can never have too many graphic tees, especially one that describes your love for plants so perfectly.

I’ve owned this plant lady tee for years and it’s still one of my favorites! It fits tts and comes in multiple colors.

Crazy plant lady graphic tee from etsy.

Crazy Plant Lady Tee

  • Medium-weight
  • Pre-shrunk and feature a tear-away label
  • Comes in variety of colors and kids sizes

3. Macrame Plant Hangers

One problem most plant lovers have is where to put more plants!! You likely have them on tables, shelves, window sills and every other flat surface in your home. If that sounds like you and you’re running out of shelf space, move to the walls!

I own these Macrame Plant Hangers (from Amazon!!) and they’re amazing! In addition to being beautiful, they’re super easy to hang and I love how they look against my blue wall.

Or better yet – make your own! I full a full macrame plant hanger tutorial here. It’s super simple and even cheaper than buying them!

2 macrame plant hangers holding pots and plants

Macrame Plant Hangers

  • Made out of cotton
  • Can hang from ceiling or walls
  • Set of 2

4. Self Watering Garden

This NASA inspired Self Watering Station makes sure that your plants not only get enough water but also the right amount of oxygen and nutrients! Special LED grow lights provide them with the energy they need to thrive.

This is a great gift for plant lovers who travel a lot, are branching into herbs or just need a fun new plant related gadget! 😉

A NASA inspired Smart Soil planter!

Self Watering Garden

  •  Includes base with water reservoir, LED lamp and three basil starter pods
  • Also includes an LED lamp arm to provide vital light and three basil starter pods

5. Propagation Station

Every plant parent needs a Propagation Station or two! The plant lover on your list is likely propagating plants left and right so get them a beautiful way to display those plant clippings!

The Propagation Station shown above is from Amazon (I own it and love it!). Or check out this full propagation station post for tons of different options!

2 propagation stations with 2 test tubes each

Propagation Station

  • Set of 2 double test tube
  • Test come in 2 different sizes
  • Use for plants, flowers or faux floral

6. Face Pot

Is your planty friend always losing their glasses? Need a spot for their blue light glasses after they blog the night away?

This fun Face Pot is perfect for them! I own this pot and use it in my bathroom to hold my glasses when I’m wearing my contacts. It’s a fun way to display any time of glasses!

Face pot and glasses holder

Face Pot

  • Holds your glasses!
  • Use dry-erase markers to draw on your pot
  • Pot has a drainage hole

7. Plant Pins

Jazz up your favorite denim jacket, your diaper bag or your clothes with these cute enamel Plant Pins from Amazon!

You can split these up and share them with all your plant loving friends.

A collection of plant inspired enamel pins.

Plant Pins

  • 9 cute enamel pins – potted plants, cactus
  • Clasp in back

8. It’s Not Hoarding If It’s Plants Mug

Next on the list, a fun Plants Mug! A plant lovers biggest problem is having a million plants but always wanting more (and trying to figure out where to put them haha!).

But nobody wants to be told they’re a hoarder! We can all agree it’s not hoarding if it’s plants. If you’re my friend, know that I need this mug! 😉

White mug that says "It's not hoarding if it's plants"

It’s Not Hoarding If It’s Plants Mug

  • Designs are printed on both sides.
  • Mugs are dishwasher and microwave safe!

9. Plant Lady Key Ring

Have a friend who’s always losing her keys or has a storage area FULL of all her amazing pots, soil and gardening supplies? This is for them!

Never lose your keys again and remind everyone who sees them what kind of lady you actually are – a plant lady!

Plant lady key ring.

Plant Lady Key Ring

  •  Hand-stamped brass disc and the cutest little enamel charm
  • Each letter is individually stamped by hand

10. How To Raise A Plant Book

How to raise a plant and make it love you back coffee table book.

How To Raise A Plant

  • Ideal for the novice ‘plant parent’
  • Provides tips on how to choose plants, where to keep them in your home, and above all else how to care for them and keep them thriving

Coffee table books are a great gift for just about anyone and this fun How To Raise A Plant Book will make all your plant mom friends smile!

In addition to being beautiful, it’s useful! It’s full of practical plant tips, such as propagation tips, so it’s great for new plant parents!

11. Houseplant Embroidery Hoop

Embroidered hoops are the perfect addition to any gallery wall, especially in a room full of plants! I love the added texture they add and this fun Houseplant Embroidery Hoop is so cute.

Embroidery hoop with embroidered collection of plants

Houseplant Embroidery Hoop

Kit includes:

  • Illustrated linen fabric
  • Cotton embroidery thread
  • 2 embroidery needles
  • Full instructions
  • Embroidery hoop
  • 8 pattern options

12. Plant Tote

Plant inspired canvas tote.

Plant Tote

  • Ethically Produced
  • 100% cotton
  • Design on one side

Can you go wrong with a tote bag? Canvas totes are great for just about everything – carrying your gym clothes, you lunch, your computer or anything else! This ethically made Plant Tote has fun sketched plants on it that will make any plant lover smile!

You could even use it as the wrapping! Fill it with a new watering can or any of the gifts on this list. It’s a double duty gift!

13. Plant Hanging Animals

Plant hanging animals.

Plant Hanging Animals

  • Made from brass plated stainless steel
  • Bend their paws around any plant stem

This gift wins for most unique!! There’s a VERY good chance your plant loving friend has never seen such a fun plant related gift before! I never knew these Plant Hanging Animals were a thing but I think they’re so fun!

You could even pick up a new plant for your friend and attach these to it. Wait and see how long it takes for them to discover them!

14. Plant Pillows

Next up, a fun set of Plant Pillows! This fun set up pillows can be split up around your home or left together to show your love of plants!

Snake plants (the top left ones) are one of my favorite plants to have in my house (check out my snake plant care tips here). I love how vibrant this pillow is.

4 pillows with green plants on them

Plant Pillows

  • Set of 4 pillow covers
  • 18ʺ × 18″

15. Plant Probe

Sonkir plant probe

Plant Probe

  • Test soil moisture, pH value and sunlight level
  • No batteries needed, just insert the sensor probe into the soil about 2-4 inches, toggle switch to test moisture, pH, sunlight you would like to measure.

Even the most expert of plant parents could benefit from this Plant Probe. Help them take their plant expertise to the next level with this perfect, inexpensive tool!

This simple to use plant probe tests soil moisture, pH value and sunlight level of plant to properly take care of their precious babies!

16. Plant Care Tracker

Plant care tracker sheet!

Plant Care Tracker

  • Print at home
  • Monthly plant tracker
  • Stay organized and have happy healthy plants

New to plants, have high maintenance plants or just forgetful? This fun Plant Care Tracker is ideal for keeping your plants hydrated!

Print off your own plant tracker, put it on your fridge and watch your plants thrive!

17. Plant Subscription Box

Plant subscription box from the sill.

Plant Subscription Box

  • Receive a low light tolerant plant & earthenware planter each month
  • Choose your favorite planter color and switch anytime
  • Plant variety changes month to month

What do plant lovers need? More plants!! This fun Plant Subscription Box is the perfect gift for your plant loving friend!

Keep the joy of giving last longer than one day with a 3 month subscription of plants delivered to their doorstep!

18. Cactus Coasters

These Cactus Coasters are so cute! They come in a set of 6 and can be built into a paddle cactus when not in use. They’re heat and water resistant, which makes them perfect for coffee, wine or a can of La Croix.

These coasters come with a little pot that can be used for storage, and it all arrives in an adorable cactus pattern box so the wrapping is done for you! Pair it with a bottle of wine or a 6 pack of their favorite drink and you just made someone VERY happy! 😉

Green coasters that look like a cactus in a pot when put together

Cactus Coasters

  • Set of 6 coasters
  • EVA foam
  • Flower pot for storage

19. Makeup Bag

Next up, a “Pretty Fly for a Cacti” Makeup Bag! You can use this cute cactus bag for whatever you need it for – makeup, your daily essentials (wallet, keys, phone), pens, or whatever!

"Pretty Fly for a Cacti" bag

Makeup Bag

  • Size: 9.5″W x 7″H
  • Natural Beige, featuring a sleek black zipper with a silver pull.
  • 100% Cotton Canvas

20. Plants Make People Happy Sweatshirt

Finally, a cozy plant sweatshirt! Let’s be real, plants DO make people happy! This is the perfect cozy sweatshirt for the winter months! This sweatshirt is going on my wish list for sure!

Plants make people happy sweatshirt from the sill.

Plants Make People Happy Sweatshirt

  • Made of a cotton blend Champion® sweatshirt in black.
  • Unisex sizing

21. Plant Lady Hat

Perfect for running to the farmers market or taking care of outdoor plants, this baseball cap is cute, comfortable and on brand for all the plant ladies in your life. 

Green baseball cap that says Plant Lady

Plant Lady Hat

  • Handmade
  • Embroidered
  • Ships free to the US

22. Gardener’s Logbook

Every plant lover knows that gardening or tending houseplants can come with a learning curve. This logbook gives them a place to plan out their gardens, make notes of what they do each year, and see what works and what doesn’t.

Gardener's Logbook

Gardener’s Logbook

  • 144 pages
  • Includes gardening tips and information on hardiness zones 
  • Dot-grid pages for garden design
  • Pocket in back pocket for seeds packets, receipts, etc.

23. Watering Can

This gorgeous watering can is both practical and decorative. The classic Haws “watering pot” shape has been used since 1886 in English gardens.

Copper Haws-style watering can

Watering Can

  • Pure copper
  • Curved, tapered spout makes watering more accurate inside pots
  • 1 quart capacity
  • Removable watering rose to change the water stream

24. Mister

Chances are that your plant-loving friend has some houseplants that require misting. Instead of letting them use a boring plastic spray bottle, gift them this sleek brass and glass mister with a vintage feel.

White mister with brass top


  • 6″ x 3″
  • Keep plants healthy and free of dust
  • Brass, soda-lime glass, plastic
  • Comes in white or black

25. Cork Mats

You know every plant lover really just wants places to put more plants! Pair these cork mats with a new plant or adorable pot for a very practical gift! 

Stack of round cork mats

Cork Mats

  • 6 inches
  • Protects surfaces from water
  • 12 mats
  • Cork with black plastic bottom to ensure no leakage

26. Watering Globe

Give the gift of time with a watering globe. It lets you miss a few scheduled waterings while still letting your plant thrive. This simple glass globe is perfect, but there are also lots of fun shapes and animals out there to choose from.

Plant with glass watering globe

Watering Globe

  • Glass
  • Dishwasher safe
  • 13.75″ x 3.5″
  • No over- or underwatering

27. Pruning Shears

When it’s time to take cuttings or prune your plants to keep them healthy, good sharp pruning shears are essential. These mini pruners are cute and easy to use.

Set of two pruning shears with green handles

Pruning Shears

  • Stainless steel blades
  • Green plastic handles
  • Set of 2
  • 6″ long with 1.75″ blade

28. Wildflower Seed Paper Cannon

These bright tubes turn any day into a celebration! These cannons shoot out bits of paper embedded with wildflower seeds, so you can party now and then again when the wildflowers bloom. 

4 wildflower seed cannons

Wildflower Seed Paper Cannon

  • 2″ x 12″
  • 4 color tubes to choose from
  • Paper embedded with black-eyed susans, cockscomb and sesame flowers

I hope this list of fun plant related gifts for plant lovers helps you out with your shopping (or creating your wish list)!

Be sure to check out my fair trade gift guide for even more gift ideas or one of my many plant posts (like 7 plants that purify your air!).

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About Jen

Jen is a mom of 3 who loves frozen cookie dough, plants and a generous pour of creamer in her coffee. Her biggest joy is helping others find joy in their life, style and home through tips, tutorials and encouragement. She also runs 2 additional blogs. Feel free to send Jen a message or join the fun on Instagram!

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