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Just as spring is settling into summer, you've likely found yourself with a lot of free time on your hands.
Whether you consider your thumb to be as green as it gets, or you've just begun to consider starting your first garden, now is the perfect time to really get into it. There are a ton of plant varieties that are best planted in early summer or late spring, so it's definitely not too late to get started. You also don't have to worry if your living situation lacks a garden or yard; you can sow an admirable indoor garden as long as you have a window that gets sunlight! Like most things, the hardest part of gardening is getting started! To help you begin, we've compiled a list of the best garden supplies—perfect for beginners or experienced horticulturists—that can be delivered straight to your home!
Fiskars 4-Claw Upright Weeder
If you've ever gardened before, you know how taxing weeding can be. Usually, by the time you've completely freed your garden of weeds, your back is aching from crouching over. That is now a thing of the past. With this ingenious tool, you can easily and quickly remove weeds without bending down or yanking so hard you hurt yourself!
Even if you've grown herbs before, you've likely never grown an herb garden specifically for teas! This nifty little set includes seeds for chamomile tea, mint tea, lavender herbal tea and lemon herbal tea. It comes with burlap grow bags, plant pots, peat potting soil discs, pruning shears, stainless steel tea infuser, bamboo plant markers, wooden gift box, printed instructions and instructional videos.
This 8-piece set includes everything you need to successfully start your garden (minus the seeds/plants, soil, water, and sun, of course). It includes a branch and twig pruner, snip, rake, trowel, shovel, water spray bottle, and soft wire tie and places to securely store them all in the included caddy bag.
This tool may seem unnecessary, but crowding your seeds is a sure fire way to prevent growth. With this tool, you can be certain that your garden will be spaced about correctly, meaning more yields and less water evaporation. You can also make maximum use of available space, which makes it perfect for small gardens.
This essential piece of equipment is perhaps the most important tool for any gardener. Whether you're ensuring the lifespan of mature plants or planting new seeds, this aesthetically-pleasing watering can will be perfect for feeding your garden all the water it needs.
Safe for just about any plant you could hope to grow, this fertilizer is guaranteed to grow bigger, more beautiful plants versus unfed plants. It's particularly helpful if you're trying to mature nursery plants!