As a rule of thumb, a traditional garden is made with 80% plants and 20% hardscaping and accessories. Modern gardens have the opposite ratios, which means that they still have at least some plant growing happening within them! It was only a matter of time to see rustic “gardening” accessories revamped by the new generation. Here are a few novelties which also make great gift ideas.

Re-Leaf rain collectors by Teracrea. With water being such an issue, this clever device really brings home the message that every drop matters! Inspiring and useful…

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Tutrix by design duo Hetzel and David for az&mut is a modular plant growing aid inspired by frosted/frozen gardens with plants caught in time. It is available in three colors and comes with a set of clip-on pieces to attach the plant to the element without harming it.

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This planter with clever pop-up element was designed by Arik Levy. It is available in grey and orange, and I think you will agree, it works well even without a plant. It also matches that trellis I talked about last week.