Organic gardening is not only better for the environment but, it is better for the gardener as well. The exposure to chemicals for either the plant or the person aren’t ideal however, finding the perfect items to use in the organic garden can be tough. I am here to help. Here is my list of gifts to get for the Organic Gardener in your life:
Compost is an important part of gardening. It helps replenish the nutrients the soils needs to continue to produce your delicious fruits and vegetables. Why buy compost when you can make your own using one of these amazing compost bins.
Compost starter speeds up the process of composting things. This Compost Starter has Biozome which is one of the microorganisms that breaks down natural compounds all without any chemicals.
With it’s long stem (20 inches), and easy to read temperature gauge that reads from 40 degrees to 180 degrees, and fast 30 second temperature reading this Backyard Compost Thermometer is the perfect gift for the organic gardener in your life. The dial is color coded and fog resistant and the whole device is waterproof and durable.
Compost Tea Bag provide many essential nutrients to your plants and helps build the microbial populations too. Using these Compost Tea Bags also helps to produce more fruits and vegetables without using all of the chemicals found in competitor’s plant foods.
This 1 gallon pail contains a carbon filter that helps to control odors. The outside has a very attractive stainless steel finish meaning that keeping the Compost Pail in the kitchen won’t be an eyesore.
Watering your garden(s) is pretty important. Without water, they won’t survive but, if watered correctly they will thrive. While using your garden hose is a great idea, why not recycle and collect rain water. That is where this rain barrel comes in handy. Simply attach it to your downspout and begin collecting. The spout at the bottom will attach to your standard garden hose to make watering easy. You can also connect this barrel to others so all of them can fill off of the same downspout.
This worm factory starts with four trays and easily can expand up to eight trays. The lid acts as a stand for any trays you remove while you are collecting your compost. There is also a built-in “worm tea” collector with a spigot to drain it. The instruction manual tells you the best foods to put in there so your worms are eating a healthy diet making better compost for you.
Worms are an important part of making sure that soil is healthy. When worms are present, plants are healthier and roots are stronger. Uncle Jim’s Worm Farm comes with 250 red wiggler worms.
Earthworm castings are perfect for anything from houseplants to vegetables. This organic earthworm castings fertilizer is odor free and non-toxic making it the perfect fertilizer for both indoor plants.
Using a fish and seaweed blend to fertilize your plants will help to increase the strength of the flowers and has been shown to help with an increase to the number of fruits and vegetables you can get from the plants.
This one is perfect for those who love sprouts on their salads and sandwiches. This seed sprouter has two tiers so you can grow multiple types of sprouts at the same time. Depending on the sprouts being grown, it can take anywhere from two days to seven days to grow them.
Bees are an important part of organic gardening. This mason bee hive made of natural bamboo, provides a place for Mason bees (a non-stinging variety known for being amazing pollinators) to call home.
These micromesh row covers help to keep frost, insects and other animals away from your plants. There is no need to worry when using these easy to use row covers, your plants will easily get the air and water they need to thrive. They come complete with drawstring ends so you can fully control how much ventilation there is.
With this soil testing kit you will be able to test for potash, nitrogen, phosphorus, and soil PH levels (40 tests for each) in your soil right at home. This inexpensive kit comes with detailed instructions and a list of optimal PH levels for 450+ plants.
This set of 10 Vegetable Seed Packs contains seeds for a basic garden. The seeds that come in the package are: beefsteak tomatoes, broccoli, beans, cucumber, radishes, sugar snap peas, carrots, and italian roma tomatoes. This is the perfect gift for someone who is wanting to start a vegetable garden.
Organic Gardening How to Books
- Worms Eat My Garbage
- Lasagna Gardening
- The Organic Gardener’s Handbook
- Let it Rot: The Gardener’s Guide to Composting
- Gardening: How to Get Started on Your Own Organic Vegetable Garden
- Good Bug, Bad Bug
- No Fail Plans for an Organic Garden
- How to Start a Worm Bin
- The Complete Compost Gardening Guide
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