Practical gifts for gardening dads

What do you get the dad that has everything this Father’s Day? Whether he is a keen gardener or just starting out, there is a Father’s Day gift to suit all from a selection of quality high-street brands; Wilkinson Sword, WOLF-Garten and Town & Country. Between them, they will help you choose the right gift and to make the shopping process more straight-forward. All the brands are available from a range of leading garden centres, high street shops and hardware stores across the UK. Stockists can be found on each brand’s website.


For the dads needing extremely hard-wearing gloves, these Premium Leather Gauntlet Gloves from Town & Country will do the trick. Thanks to the tough leather palm, it provides the optimum protection required when tackling thorny rose bushes and unruly shrubs. The premium leather on the palms and fingers is strong enough to withstand any challenge, yet supple enough to provide maximum comfort. The extra-long suede safety cuff helps to protect your wrists and lower arms whilst remaining comfortable and easy to wear. These gloves are available in medium and large.
RRP: £15.99

Alternatively, you can treat him to Wilkinson Sword’s Deluxe Boxed Bypass Pruners. These stylish pruners provide the perfect cutting angle to withstand any task. With non-slip, soft grips they are easy to use and the high-quality steel blades are capable of cutting stems up to 20mm thick.
RRP: £19.99
Under £30

If your dad is just starting out in the garden, the WOLF-Garten Mini multi-change® Gift Set is an ideal present for beginners. The set includes a variety of tool heads for all gardening tasks such as a trowel for planting, a cultivator for loosening the soil, a lawn rake for cleaning and a double hoe for weeding. The handle included in this gift set can also be interchanged with over 60 different tool heads in the WOLF-Garten multi-change® range.
RRP: £24.99

Save Dad’s knees with a Kneeler & Stool from Town & Country. This versatile 2-in-1 kneeler and stool will allow your dad to work comfortably when planting or weeding flower beds and pots. In the upright position it is a comfortable garden stool, or simply turned upside down it becomes a cushioned kneeler, with handles either side to aid support. Made from tough durable foam and tubular steel, it is light to carry, folds easily for storage and is especially useful for people who have difficulty bending.
RRP: £29.99

The Wilkinson Sword Deluxe Pruner Twin Pack will provide dad with both a choice of anvil and bypass pruners. The anvil pruners are ideal for cutting older, sturdier stems, whilst the bypass pruners work with a scissor-like action for a cleaner cut making them perfect for younger stalks. Both have soft grip handles for comfort, whilst the high-quality steel blades are extremely durable and hard wearing.
RRP: £29.99

Under £50

The WOLF-Garten Mini Tool Gift Set will help Dad with some of his basic gardening tasks and are especially useful for small balcony or terrace gardens due to the narrow tool heads. The set includes a pair of bypass secateurs for pruning, a trowel for planting, a hand grubber for cultivating soil and a joint scraper for weeding.
RRP £34.99

For an extra special treat for Dad, the Wilkinson Sword Elite Bypass Loppers will bring a smile to his face. These loppers are individually crafted with superior steel blades and strong dual cast housing with an integrated shock absorption system. They have lightweight extruded aluminium handles with plush contoured grips and have been created for the gardener who is passionate about quality, durability, and design.
RRP: £49.99

The Bosworth Wellington Boots from Town & Country are a stylish, yet practical gift for Dad. The traditional length boots with a cushioned insole for extra comfort are made from natural rubber, and with an adjustable strap for a secure fit. They have a contoured design, reinforced seams for strength and a steel shank for added support. They are available in Navy (UK sizes 3-12), Aubergine (UK sizes 4-8) and Green (UK 4-11).
RRP: £49.99

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