Easy Gift Ideas for Gardeners for Valentine’s Day

Unique gift tags transform an Encore Azalea into a gift for your favorite garden lover.

Roses and chocolates or gift cards are always welcome Valentine's Day gifts, but if you want to express your love or affection for years to come, try an Encore Azalea.

Live plants make great gifts for garden lovers with green thumbs -- and are the perfect present for flower lovers who hate to see their bouquets fade.

Whether used in containers or the landscape, Encore Azalea’s repeat blooms spring through fall will delight and serve as a reminder of your affection and thoughtfulness.

No time for date night? Plant Encore Azaleas for your love in their garden. Acts of service are a powerful love language!

With 31 varieties from which to choose, you can find the perfect Encore Azalea for your love. Try selecting a bloom color to convey special meaning.

Choose a red Encore® variety to convey love and respect; pink for admiration or happiness; coral for enthusiasm and warmth; lavender for enchantment; white for purity, innocence or reverence; or a bi-colored variety to represent unity.

While a potted Encore Azalea alone is a stunning gift, a few thoughtful details will increase its appeal. Here's our simple Valentine's Day gift guide:

Choose a striking container and plant it a container garden for a unique Valentine gift.

Add a decorative container to an Encore Azalea for a live plant gift.

Wrap the nursery pot in Valentine themed paper and ribbons and add a heart shaped gift tag.

Add Valentine's Day wrapping paper and a gift tag for the perfect Valentine's Day gift for garden lovers.

If you selected a dwarf Encore Azalea, prune it into a bonsai. Looking for creative date ideas? Find a bonsai class.

Prune your Encore Azalea into a bonsai for a unique Valentine's Day gift.

Create a gift package with other tokens of affection. For the gardener in your life, add gardening tools and supplies, books, or a magazine subscription.

Add gardening books or magazines and garden tools to create a gardening gift basket.

Finally, you can rest assured knowing the Encore® Azalea you select not only has year round appeal, it will be a breeze to care for, too.