Who doesn't love to get little eclectic, yet functional pieces, that you just wouldn't get for yourself? That's why they're such perfect gifts. Put this little pig watering can in a pretty planter, with some nice flower seeds, a cute set of hand tools and a gorgeous pair of gardening gloves for Mom. Perfect, fun, and useful. Smith and Hawken Copper Pig Watering Can, $16 www.target.com
From ‘Ciao! Newport Beach‘, one of their readers created this succulent garden with a beach theme. Don’t be afraid to add other elements to your succulent container to give it the right feel for your garden.