12 Great Gift Ideas for Mom

We know your Mom loves all things garden - and you!
She gracefully repotted the plants you pulled out of her containers...
She stood in awe when you mowed over her freshly planted flowers...
And she simply shook her head when you backed the car over her beautiful rose bushes.
This Mother's Day make a new memory for Mom with any of these 12 great gift ideas:

1. Hydrangeas


Beautiful, hardy and a favorite for Mother's Day. Choose from an assortment of sizes and colors.  Perfect for areas that receive dappled shade. Eye catching in containers or as a focal point. Plant in acidic soil to maintain the deep blue blooms or alkaline soil for pink blooms.

2. Tillandsia


Also know as air plants, these fun and curious plants add a touch of sophistication to table settings, bookcases, desks, shelves and more. They are simple to care for and require very little attention, just a few spritzes of non-chlorinated water once a week and they are content adding life and texture. Available in a variety of shapes and sizes. Selection may vary by location.

3. Orchids


Another favorite, these eccentric beauties, provide a delicate balance of color and life. Perfect for bedrooms, bathrooms and offices, they come in an array of colors, shapes and sizes. Orchids love indirect bright light, require little water and if cared for properly will bloom year after year.

4. Hummingbird feeders, and food

Hummingbird feeders

Hummingbirds are a sure sign that flowers are blooming and the weather is warming. Hummingbirds are a delight to attract, listen to and watch. We have a nice selection from simple to fancy feeders, as well as an assortment of food. Selection may vary by location.

5. Mom's favorite herbs

Herbs for Mom

Does your Mom enjoy cooking with fresh herbs, or rather do you enjoy Mom's cooking with fresh herbs? SummerWinds has a large assortment to choose from. Pick 3 varieties, pot and add labels. Mom will think you are herb-tastic!

6. Succulents and Cactus

Succulents and Cactus

We have an interesting and colorful selection of cactus and succulents. Easy to transplant and care for, you can create an arrangement for Mom. Perfect for indoors or out, in large planters or small. Add rock, twigs, etc. for interest.

7. Hanging Baskets

Hanging Baskets

Hanging Baskets are an easy and lovely way to give Mom that color she needs for her porch, patio and garden.  We have an incredible assortment. Choose from a single or a mixture of flowers, in an array of sizes for shade or sun.

8. Houseplants


Houseplants are many things... They help to purify the air, and they add life and texture to a room. SummerWinds has a large selection of houseplants, large and small, for areas with bright light to little light. Talk with our resident experts and find out which houseplant is the right fit for your Mom. And don't forget the pot, we have a nice assortment of colorful pottery to complete the gift.

9. Custom Creation

Custom Creation

We have some talented and creative team members working for us at SummerWinds and they've created some of the most beautiful "Custom Creations" found through out our nursery. Look around and find the perfert container already potted and ready for Mom or if you give us a few days, we can create one for you.

10. Roses


Roses have always been an expression of love and sybolism in their color so why not give Mom Mom roses this Mother's Day. We have just received our shipment of roses in from rose bushes, to standard tree roses to patio tree roses, you are sure to find the right one for Mom, check out our selection.

10 Great Gift Ideas for Mom

11. Lots of color!

We have tons of color in the nursery. Choose from:

  • Lavender - Pretty, purple and fragrant, lavender offers many soothing and relaxing qualities. This drought tolerant plant, once established, loves full sun and is a beautiful accent plant or planted in groups of three. Lavender plants are talented at attracting bees.
  • Geraniums - add vibrant color all season long
  • Impatiens - come in array of colors, provide deep green foliage and beautiful blooms in shady areas
  • Gerbera Daisies - a happy sunny flower that come in an assortment of colors and always a fan favorite
  • Begonias - provide sweet bursts of color in an assortment of colors and varieties
  • Alstroemeria, Osteospermum, Petunias and more for even more color

For helpful tips on creating beautiful garden containers or for a list of more plants for pots...

Container Gardening

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12. SummerWinds Gift Cards

In the event you still aren't sure what to get Mom this Mother's Day, give her the gift of green with a SummerWinds gift card and let her decide.

Always the perfect gift!

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