Pollinator Gift Guide

Whether you’re just looking for a unique Christmas gift for a nature-lover, gardener, or foodie or you want to help Grow the Solution Together by encouraging others to think about and support native plants and pollinators, the KHCPL Pollinator Gift Guide is for you.

You can find the pollinator Gift Guide here

Here are some more gift-giving ideas.

Books

Wildflowers and Ferns

Wildflowers and Ferns of Indiana Forests by Michael Homoya

$ Varies by sales
Web: Amazon

This beautifully illustrated guide identifies nearly 300 common plants in Indiana’s most prominent ecosystem―the Eastern Deciduous Forest. For ease of identification, the plants are arranged by flower color or growth form, providing a convenient way to distinguish a great majority of plants in any given woodland.

Trees of Indiana

Trees of Indiana Field Guide by Stan Tekiela

$ Varies by sales
Web: Amazon

With this handy field guide, you can make tree identification simple, informative and productive. Learn about 124 Indiana trees, organized in the book by leaf type and attachment. Fact-filled information contains the information you want to know, while full-page photos provide the visual detail needed for accurate identification.

Indiana Butterflies

Butterflies of Indiana: A Field Guide by Jeffrey E. Belth

$ Varies by sales
Web: Amazon

This field guide to Indiana’s rich butterfly life covers all 149 species of butterflies and their close relatives, the skippers. Over 500 color photographs illustrate the undersides and uppersides of most species and highlight the variations found among them, both seasonally and between males and females.

Healthy Honey Cookbook

Healthy Honey Cookbook: Recipes, Anecdotes, and Lore by Larry Lonik

$ Varies by sales
Web: Amazon

This cookbook is all about nature's sweetener, honey, plus info on honeybees, legends, and lore. It contains over 200 recipes for beverages, salads and dressings, pickles and preserves, spreads, vegetables, breads, meats, desserts, cakes, cookies, pies, pastries, and candies!

Backyard Bees

The backyard beekeeper: an absolute beginner's guide to keeping bees in your yard and garden

$ Varies by sales
Web: Amazon

This expanded edition gives you even more information on "greening" your beekeeping with sustainable practices, pesticide-resistant bees, and urban and suburban beekeeping. More than a guide to beekeeping, it is a handbook for harvesting the products of a beehive and a honey cookbook – all in one.

BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES

Warre Hive

Warre Hive

$219
Web: Bee Thinking

Bee Thinking Warre hives are precision-milled in Portland, Ore., using Western Red Cedar. The Warre hive kits feature full 1" thick lumber, rabbet joints, pre-drilled holes and screws for added strength and longevity. Sloped handles allow for improved rain run-off and better grip when lifting.

JEWELRY

Bee Watch

Olivia Burton Watch - Moulded Bee - Black & Rose Gold

$215
Web: Twisted Time

Encapsulating their penchant for nature, this intricate moulded bee watch adds opulence to any outfit. With its unique detailing and effortless nature inspired edge this is a true conversational piece.

Bee Necklace

Bee Necklace

$30
Web: Signals

Are bees your thing? They should be! This gorgeous set was designed to honor these great pollinators. These gold-plated bees and honeycomb will add a shimmer to your day! The pendant is 1.5 inches wide and 1.5 inches long, and the chain adjusts between 16 to 19 inches.

Bee bracelet

Kaleidoscope Swarovski Crystal Bee and Sunflower Bangle Bracelet in 18k Gold over Sterling Silver

$136.87
Web: Macys

You'll be buzzin' for this bedazzled bangle bracelet from Kaleidoscope. Featuring a sunflower at one end and a bumblebee at the other, sparkling Swarovski crystals complete the look. Crafted in 18k gold over sterling silver. Approximate diameter: 2-1/3 inches.

Butterfly Wisp Charm

$20.99
Web: Bling Jewelry

Looking for a gift for a loved one? This delicate butterfly promises to sparkle and shine with the best of them. The butterfly measures 1.2 inches wide by 1.25 inches tall, and does not come with a chain.

GARDENING

Gardening Tools

Fiskars 70676935J 3-Piece Softouch Garden Tool Set

$13.99
Web: Tyler Tool

Are you ready to start gardening come spring? This 3-piece garden tool set promises to help you plant, cultivate, and dig soil. They are fitted with comfortable grips, and are aluminum to defeat rust and breaking.

Moss Butterfly

Moss Butterfly Topiary Form

$195
Web: Expressions

Add a touch of whimsy to your garden with this verdant green butterfly topiary! The butterfly arrives lush with moss, and you can add your own touch by planting it with vines or botanicals.

Morgan Cycle Junior Garden Tool Set

$49.99
Web: Toys R Us

These kid-sized toys are appropriate for all the seasons – trowels and shovels to plant in sprint, and a rake for picking up leaves in the fall.

Chalkboard Wall Planter

Rectangular Chalkboard Wall Planter

$189.95
Web: Williams Sonoma

This rectangular wall planter is ideal for growing herbs in limited spaces! It features 20 planting cells for the maximum amount of planting space, and an irrigation system waters them from the top (with excess water carefully collected in a special tray).

Metal Butterfly Garden Stake

Flying Butterflies Garden Stake Spinner

$20
Web: collectionsetc.com

These metal butterflies are just waiting to decorate your yard. The wind spins them around the glass globe in the center of the design, creating graceful movement.

A frame stand

A-Frame Plant Stand

$110
Web: Gardening Supply Co.

Are you running out of room for all your houseplants? Try this A-frame plant stand! It can stay inside during the winter, then move onto a porch or patio when the weather warms up. It folds flat for storage.

HOME DÉCOR

Bee Door Mat

Bee Crest Doormat

$40
Web: Gardener’s Supply Company

Bees are all the buzz! Why not give them a place of honor at the entrance to your home?

Wall Buttefly

Beaded Butterfly Wall Art in Multi Color

$54.95
Web: Wayfair.com

This attractive extra large butterfly wall art, with multi-coloured beads on its wings would be a stunning feature on any backyard wall. In a realistic pose, wire woven body this Butterfly is a sure winner! Suitable for indoors or outdoors.

Butterfly Blanket

American Butterflies Tapestry Throw

$49.99
Web: Blankets.com

Do you need a nice, warm blanket to curl up under on those long, cold winter nights? This cotton blanket features ten different American butterflies – the perfect antidote to a winter chill!

TOYS AND GAMES

Bee Tree Game

Honey Bee Tree Preschool Kids Game

$18.29
Web: Educational Toys Planet

Pull the leaves off the tree and risk waking the bees! Players take turns pulling the leaves off the trees – the player with the fewest bees in their tray at the end of the game wins! It helps teach basic counting and practices their fine motor skills, making it ideal for preschool-age children everywhere.