The Holiday Gift Guide

It is time to spread love and joy through gift giving. Finding the right gift may be difficult for the special someone in your life so we have several options to help take the stress away! Plants are oh so unique and make the perfect gift for anyone! Come to Patuxent for all the holiday cheer this season!

The Greatest Gift

Selecting the right gift shows your understanding and knowledge of your friend, family, or significant other. We have featured some great plants that will make beautiful memories for years to come. When you give gifts that you know your friends and family will absolutely love, the experience becomes more personal. If you have plant lovers who need gifts this holiday season, you are in the right place. Picking one of these items will bring your loved ones the love they need!

Holiday Gifts that will make you stand out!

Christmas Cactus: Our beautiful Christmas cactus comes in a variety of different colors including, yellow, red, white, pink, salmon, and bi-color. This plant makes a great gift, very fitting for the holidays. Christmas Cactus will adapt to low light conditions, but the plant will form blooms more readily if exposed to bright light.

Hawaiian Exotic Orchids are a great holiday gift. Fully in stock at Patuxent we have a variety of excotic orchids to pick from. Just arrived gorgeous Dendrobiums, Vandas, Grammatophyllums, Miltonia, Oncidiums are here. Give them bright, indirect light. They prefer it on the cooler side indoors.

Fresh and Vibrant the Norfolk Island Pine is what you need! Norfolk Island Pines are an elegant, low maintenance indoor tree that are often used as little Christmas Trees. Right in time for the holidays. The Norfolk Pine does great in bright, indirect light with high humidity.

Poinsettias are a holiday classic. These exquisite plants shine bright indoors and outdoors. Place them where they will receive bright daylight. Indoor temperatures of 65-70 degrees F is best. These plants fit well with holiday decorative scheme and truly capture the eye. Poinsettias come in various colors that range from, creamy white to pink to the traditional bright red.

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Hurry and grab them while you can! The Cyclamen plants are here at Patuxent. These cool-season plants are very popular in the winter since they are able to handle temperatures in the 40s. Place them indoors because they do best with bright indirect to bright direct light. These flowers can be bright red to pink or pure white. Gift them to your loved ones and you will surely be appreciated.

A holiday star is our Rosemary Topiary Tree. One of the most popular holiday gifts is back and available to be shipped. Our Holiday Rosemary Topiary is trained to look like a small Christmas tree. They are made from Rosemary Tuscan blue plants and are hardy. You can keep them indoors or plant them outside. These plants are great because you can keep them after the holidays. Move it outside as soon as your area is frost-free.

Frosty Ferns have unique foliage that makes a great holiday gift. A fitting decoration to your home this winter season. These gorgeous house plants look like they have been touched by soft winter snow. These frosted tips are actually new leaves growing at the edge of old. They are great to have on your coffee table or desk. 

Pansies make a great gift because they can be cared for as an annual or a perennial, depending on your climate. They come in a variety of colors such as purple, yellow, orange, and red. A cool-weather favorite, pansies are great for both spring and fall gardens!


Let’s get into some festive fun! Our pre-made wreaths are custom made centerpieces for your Thanksgiving Holiday and Christmas Holiday. Our pre-decorated wreaths are made in house, come in a marvel of colors, and are both artificial and fresh.

Step up your holiday with Christmas Garlands and Swags. Get creative with your loved ones and try weaving coordinating ribbons around a swag for a stunning contrast. Create themed garlands to showcase your holiday taste. Create to match the aesthetic and them of your home to add the final touch. 

Family owned and operated since 1938! The McCutcheons brand can be trusted and they are in stock now at Patuxent. McCutcheons is the sweet treat you need to add to your holiday meals. From your Cherry Jalapeños Jam & Cheese Bread, Fig Mustard, and Champagne Vinaigrette Roast Chicken, and Apricot-Mustard Pork Tenderloin amazing holiday meals start with McCutcheons.


You are all set!

There you go! You are ready for the gift giving season. Your holiday shopping is complete with Patuxent. Stop buy now to pick up all the great goodies and make sure to catch the amazing deals we have in stores.