Green Gifting Ideas That Encourage a Healthy Living

Gifts are the gestures to express the love and care in your heart for your loved ones. The gifts show that you care about their happiness and made extra efforts to make them feel special. Green gifting on various occasions has become quite popular over time that apart from spreading the smile on your loved ones face offer them a healthy lifestyle. They rejuvenate their bodies and minds and accentuate the beauty of their houses in a wonderful manner.

We are suggesting here some green plant gift ideas with which you can wish your friends and family on festivals and major occasions.


Tulsi, also called Holy Basil is an herb known for its medicinal properties. It has also been used for thousands of years in Ayurveda for its varied healing properties. The basil leaves provide relief from stomach issues, helps in the secretion of digestive enzymes and acts as an anti-stress agent. Consuming Tulsi root powder with lukewarm water helps maintain insulin level in the body and considered a natural cure for diabetes. Gifting a Tulsi plant to your loved ones will promote the concept of green gifting and offer them its medicinal and religious benefits.

Holy Basil plant for a gift


Syngonium is a flowering plant known for its magical air cleaning properties. It cleans and purifies the air in the home by reducing the components of indoor air pollution and volatile organic compounds, such as benzene, formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene. The Syngonium plant is also known to reduce airborne microbes and increase humidity that keeps diseases like the cough and cold at a bay. You can order fresh and healthy air-purifying plants online to send your friends and family on festivals and housewarming occasions.

Synganium plant for a gift



Lavender is an aromatic plant with attractive purple flowers known for its calming and relaxing properties. The sweet fragrance of lavender impact freshness and vitality to its surroundings and encourages peace and harmony. It is often kept in the bedroom for its soothing effect and sleep-inducing properties. Considered as a great birthday, housewarming and Mother’s Day gift, you can send it to your loved ones to offer them a sound sleep and show how much you care for them.

Lavneder plant for a gift

Lucky Bamboo Plant

Lucky Bamboo plant is the essential element of Feng Shui that is well-known to bring good luck and good health. It is an easy to grow plant that thrives well in water and enhances the décor of the home. The lucky bamboo plant is considered the best gifting option for festivals, anniversary, and housewarming parties to offer your loved ones the gift of health, prosperity, and positivity. The different numbers of luck bamboo stalks have different significances that you can consider while buying this plant.

Lucky Bamboo plant for a gift

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera is a medicinal plant best known for treating skin infections. It stores water in its leaves and contains powerful antioxidants that inhibit the growth of harmful bacteria. Aloe Vera is used orally for the treatment of burns, sunburns, and sores. Even the application of aloe vera gel also helps recover mouth ulcers. Aloe vera is a type of succulent that is perfect to gift your friends and family to offer them its endless medicinal and healing benefits.

Aloe Vera plant for a gift

All the beneficial green plants mentioned above are perfect to offer your loved ones the gift of health, glowing skin, and sound sleep and encourage them to adopt a better and healthy lifestyle.

If you like plants for gifts or have received please share your thought about how you felt about it in the comment section.

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Hi! Thanks for visiting my blog! I believe in living green, organically, and natural in every aspect of our lives. My mission is to help educate you on how to live green, help save our environment and to help you and your family live a happier, healthier life!

2 thoughts on “Green Gifting Ideas That Encourage a Healthy Living”

  1. I like the idea of healthy plants as gifts, but for over a decade now I have asked friends and family to not give me gifts, but donate to worthy causes in my name. So it makes me, the donor and the recipient all winners. Thanks for another great article.

    1. Hi Nancy,
      What a wonderful idea to have give gifts as donation and how kinds of you to tell your friends and family to do so. What a wonderful heart you have. Thank for stopping by and commenting. Have a healthy, happy & blessed day!

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