Christmas Gift Guide 2018: 20 gadget gift ideas for gardeners, animal fans and nature lovers

Leafy treats for green-fingered friends

Muddy-kneed shrub-lovers are notoriously hard to buy for. After all, once you've filled their shed with all the spades, rakes and hoes on the market, what's left to get?

Lots, actually. From hedgehog homes to robo-mowers, there are all manner of ways to upgrade their treasured patch of grass.

To help you out, we've sifted through the weeds to pot up a crop of the best Christmas presents out there for gardeners, animal fans and nature lovers. Pick wisely and your relationship is sure to blossom.