10 Great Gift Ideas for Dad.

Eden Gardens and Gro stores are your one-stop shop this Father’s Day.  You can give your dad a well earned break at OUR place, wandering around the fabulous gardens at Macquarie Park, or having a bite to eat in the outdoor café.  Our gift ideas have something for everyone.

  1. Dad’s Desk for the Work-a-holic

Why not spruce up dads desk?  Whether it’s at home or in an office, your desk is where so much action takes place, and it makes sense to create an atmosphere of calm and inspiration there if you can.  Think peace lilies and umbrella plants (20% off from 19th Aug – 6 sept) for a calming zen.

  1. The Urban Farmer

Would your dad love an orchard at home?  We have 20% off fruit trees (from 19th Aug – 6 Sept) including citrus, bagged nuts, olives, pears, apples, pomegranates and tropical fruits.  Many of our selection are specifically selected for pots – perfect for courtyards, and all are suited to our coastal climate. 

  1. Home Holiday?

Nothing says vacation like a palm tree, so celebrate your STAYCATION with one of our potted palm and pot combos ($100-150).  The perfect standalone piece or use it as a backdrop for that zoom meeting at home! 

  1. The Handyman

…With 20% off garden tools you can not go wrong. We have a great of walnut handled cultivators, pruners and large scissors, as well as stainless steel hand tools made to last.

  1. In Your Own World?

We stock a range of great of completed terrariums, which are easy to look after, or terrariums kits, if your dad is a project kind of guy who might like to build his own. 

  1. The Bookworm

Our curated range of gardening titles is sure to occupy the avid reader.  We have everything from style and design titles through to grow-your-own books and plant how-to’s.

  1. What’s the fuss about kokedama balls?

Have you seen round moss balls in a flash hotel foyer or hanging in clusters like a living chandelier in magazines?  Kokedama, or Japanese moss balls, are individually crafted here at Eden and make the perfect gift for a dad will style.

  1. The Chef

Whether your dad’s a fabulous or beginner cook, having some herbs on hand is a great way of making their food even more fabulous.  We have a great range of potted herbs at Eden, including that BBQ MUST HAVE – rosemary.

  1. The Apology

Things a bit icy?  Waive the white flag with a peace lily or, if a BIG sorry is in order, don’t just offer the olive branch, gift him the whole tree.  Both are 20% off from 19th August – 6 Sept.

  1. The Beekeeper

More and more dads are finding their inner beekeeper, either by encouraging bees into their garden with fragrant flowers like lavender or by keeping a hive of their own.  Check out our books on backyard bees, our insect hotels and, of course, our range of bee attracting plants.