Gardening grew leaps and bounds in 2020 and it is not slowing down! Continued work from home trends, strong home sales, and a continued interest in gardening itself point at continued growth for the months ahead.
According to Bonnie Plants’ CEO, Mike Sutter, as a nation we went from 42 million gardeners to 63 million in the past year, and Sutter believes these newbies will be back in 2021.
1. Grow Your Own
2. Alfresco Dining
3. Trending Terrariums
Terrariums are trending now and for good reason. Requiring very little work (no green thumb required), these self-sustaining gardens make a beautiful addition to any home.
4. Eye-Catching Containers
2021 will see a boost in container gardening This is great news for those with smaller spaces or not a lot of time on their hands. Container gardening is a fun and simple way to add instant character to your space. The more color the better. Bright, bold colors are always on trend for the summer.
5. Cozy Comforts
We’ve all grown increasingly tired of our own four walls. One of the biggest trends for 2021 is bringing the indoors outside. Think beautiful outdoor textiles such as pillows, throws, and rugs!
6. Desire for Fire
Fire pits work in all types of areas and are often become a focal point in small patios and large backyards alike. In the summer months you can roast s’mores by starlight or as a gathering place for outdoor get-togethers.
7. The Birds & The Bees
8. Farmers Market Fresh
Eat, drink, and be rosemary! Plant puns are also popular trend we see for 2021. From tea towels to market totes, this is a fun way to bring the gardening trend to other parts of your life.
Don’t get stuck in the weeds this summer. Now is a great time to reorder garden products to ensure successful sales all summer long.