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Practical gifts top gardener’s holiday wish list

West County Landscape Gloves (Photo courtesy West County Gloves)

West County Landscape Gloves (Photo courtesy West County Gloves)

With the shopping season upon us, some may be looking for gift ideas for gardeners. I think gardeners are easy to buy for. A gift card to a local garden center, for instance, can be used in spring for a new plant, tool, pot, load of compost or whatever else the recipient might want.

Although gloves may be considered too practical for a gift, there are a couple on the market that are fabulous. I never used to wear gloves when I gardened and now I wear them about all the time unless I’m planting very small plants.

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