As the warm weather approaches, get ready for outdoor hosting with Amazon's gadgets and goodies. These are the best outdoor patio and garden-related items on Amazon. Our readers have come back time and time again to purchase these goodies for their home or backyard space.
Here are 37 outdoor patio and home items you'll love for the warm weather. From watering cans, to patio furniture with over 1,000 positive reviews, these are perfect for your outdoor space.
These Rose Pruning Gloves Are Thorn-Proofvia Amazon
Made of buttery soft goatskin leather, these Rose Pruning Gloves are the best choice for dealing with rosebushes or other prickly gardening jobs. The gloves are pliable and flexible enough for fine-motor work yet tough enough to prevent cuts and scratches. Natural lanolin keeps the gloves supple and moisturizes hands during use.
Turn Your Boring Backyard Into The Life Of The Party With This Multifunctional Fire Pitvia Amazon
One of the best purchases I made during quarantine was a fire pit. There's nothing better than sitting around a fire on a chilly fall or winter evening. But this multifunctional fire pit is so much more than just a plain ol' fire pit. It can also be used as a grill and as a cold beverage cooler. All of your neighbors and friends will be wanting to come over all day, every day, to use it.
Say Goodbye To Takeout Pizza With Your Own Pizza Stonevia Amazon
I have a host of stoneware from a company that rhymes with Schmampered Schmef, and, let me tell you, I love them dearly. But, there's nothing particularly magical about that brand that would keep me from trying out a "competitor." Enter this pizza stone from Hans Grill. You can use it for baking, grilling, or cooking, and then serve right from the stone (pizza or otherwise). You also get a handy pizza peel to go along with it.
This Bug Hotel Invites Bees, Butterflies, and Ladybugs to Your Gardenvia Amazon
Insects are a crucial part of a healthy garden's ecosystem! Made of sustainable bamboo and pine, this Bug Hotel makes an attractive addition to your garden while attracting bees, butterflies, ladybugs, and other helpful insects.
This MySoil Test Kit Measures 13 Factors for a Healthier Gardenvia Amazon
Why aren't my tomatoes thriving? Does this dirt have the right pH level for hydrangeas? I have questions, and this MySoil Test Kit is going to provide answers! The kit includes everything for scooping, packing, and mailing a soil sample to the lab, where it will be tested for 13 nutrients. The customized report contains recommendations for amending soil to improve productivity.
Dress Up Desserts and Charcuterie Boards With This Edible Flower Growing Kitvia Amazon
We interrupt this gardening list to bring you cupcakes! Why? Because I've discovered this Edible Flower Growing Kit, and now I'm obsessed with the idea of growing six different edible flowers I can use to decorate my food.
This Adorable Wagon Planter Will be a Focal Point in the Gardenvia Amazon
I need more decorative planters in my garden, but I'm tired of plain round pots. Instead, I'm ordering this Wagon Planter, which is super-cute and more affordable than it looks. Check out the customer reviews for inspirational photos!
This Monarch Rescue Seed Mix Helps You Save Butterfliesvia Amazon
My daughter's school planted a butterfly garden using this Monarch Rescue Seed Mix. The blend of milkweed and nectar-rich flowers create the perfect environment to invite and nourish monarchs and other butterflies.
Wear These Lawn Aerator Shoes to Improve Grass by Simply Walkingvia Amazon
Lawns need to be aerated to look their best, and these Lawn Aerator Shoes are a fun and easy way to accomplish this necessary task. The contraptions strap on over your regular shoes with adjustable Velcro straps.
A Dustpan That Cleans The Broom For Youvia Amazon
You know how the bristles on your broom slowly start accumulating all sorts of dust bunnies and other stuff? This dustpan features comb-like teeth to help you extract all that crap without getting your hands dirty. Both the broom and dustpan handle are made from stainless steel — not plastic — and they even lock into position for easy storage.
This Classic Watering Can Holds One Gallon of Watervia Amazon
I had a cheap plastic watering can for years before deciding to upgrade to this classic metal Watering Can. It's handsome enough to display prominently on my patio, which reminds me to water my potted plants more often. It comes in five colors, all of which are made of galvanized steel with a detachable sprinkler spout.
This Raised Garden Offers Privacyvia Amazon
Not only is this gorgeous raised garden a space-saving way to plant if you've got a small space, but it'll also provide some privacy from nosy neighbors since it measures four feet tall. I'd use it for a mini herb garden, with tiers of mint, basil, rosemary, and more right at my fingertips. Reviewers love it for being easy to put together and how great it looks on small patios.
This Watering Timer Hooks Up to a Hosevia Amazon
Ensure your lawn or plants get just the right amount of water by hooking up this Watering Timer to a hose. It's earned nearly 20,000 ratings, with one customer writing, "This is so reliable. I have some of these timers in use now for 4-5 years."
Anything That Is This Self-Sufficient Needs A Place In My Homevia Amazon
I'll admit it, I definitely don't have a green thumb. Like, basically, I kill every plant I've ever owned and not for lack of trying. These pots were a lifesaver, literally. They saved the life of all my plants. Not only are they super sleek, but they also water your plants for you and help you track their growth - perfect for busy plant parents, or people who just can't keep their plants alive. I'm not pointing any fingers
This Copper Watering Can for a Cottagecore Aestheticvia Amazon
This Copper Watering Can is a pretty and practical tool for indoor or outdoor gardening. Made of stainless steel, it has a copper-colored finish and a long, angled spout for easy watering. It's leak-proof, rust-resistant, and holds just over one liter of water at a time.
These Organic Fire Starters Are Safe for Cookingvia Amazon
Start campfires and backyard barbecues with these all-nature fire starters made from pine shavings and food-grade wax. No bad smell or weird chemicals! Customers recommend them as the "perfect natural way to start a fire" and "super easy to use."
This Rolling Stool Will Save Your Backvia Amazon
No more stooping, kneeling, or crouching to reach plants! This Rolling Stool gives you a comfy spot to sit while planting veggies or tending flower beds. Amazon customers say it's easy to assemble and very handy for lots of tasks around the house and yard.
Where Are Your Plants? Oh, Hanging Around.via Amazon
There are hanging plants and then there are plants that hang around. This darling plant terrarium falls into the latter ... or the former ... or both. I love the test tube-like design that adds visual interest while allowing you to take a peep at the roots, all packaged in a minimalist frame design. Don't want plants hanging around? (What kind of monster are you?!) No worries, though, you can also just stash it on a desk or bookshelf.
You Can Grow Wheatgrass for Your Cat to Nibble Onvia Amazon
If you have a pet who likes nibbling plants, you MUST try this. Fast-growing wheatgrass is safe for cats, dogs, and other animals to nibble on. Check the customer reviews for growing tips and photos of adorable cats enjoying their mini-gardens.
This Indestructible Garden Trowel Will Last a Lifetimevia Amazon
I don't want to buy new garden tools every couple of years, so I'm investing in this Indestructible Garden Trowel. It's made of unbreakable stainless steel with a heavy-duty plastic handle. Made in the USA and has a lifetime warranty.
This Seeding Square Is a Template for Spacing Vegetablesvia Amazon
I appreciate any gadget that helps me do a better job in the garden! This Seeding Square takes the guesswork out of spacing by providing a template for planting seeds in a square foot of soil. It's earning extremely high ratings from Amazon customers. Check out the user reviews for lots of handy tips!
These Stackable Planters Are Lovely for Strawberries, Herbs, or Flowersvia Amazon
Make the most of limited space and create an eye-catching display with these Stackable Planters. The set of five planters can be stacked up to make a tower that's 28 inches tall, with a total of 20 compartments for planting. They're ideal for strawberries and work well for herbs and flowers, too.
This Raised Planter Bed Is an Inexpensive Way to Grow Veggiesvia Amazon
If you want to try growing your own vegetables or herbs, this Raised Planter Bed is an excellent way to try it out. Each bed is made of flexible, durable plastic divided into four compartments and can be placed on any surface you have space, such as your deck, patio, or yard.
Reach All Your Plants With This Watering Wandvia Amazon
The Watering Wand is designed for maximum ease of use. It's simple to attach and detach, and has a thumb control that doesn't require much pressure to operate. It's earned thousands of high ratings with a solid 4.4 out of 5 average score.
Harvest Your Own Gourmet Oyster Mushrooms With This Organic Mushroom Grow Kitvia Amazon
Ok, at first glance, this mushroom grow kit looks truly bizarre! But it's a handy way to have healthy, non-GMO mushrooms on hand. Just place the box near a window with indirect light, mist twice a day, and you'll have delicious mushrooms growing in a week. The kit comes with organic plant-based soil infused with mushrooms and an instruction booklet.
This Plant Stand Really Elevates Your Lookvia Amazon
Sure, potted plants look pretty good on their own, but I love these modern plant stands to really elevate the look. They come in sizes to hold planter pots from 8 inches in diameter to 14 inches and can be used indoors or out. Reviewers love how easy they are to put together and the amazing quality you get for a low price!
This Leaf Shine Spray Cleans Dusty House Plantsvia Amazon
I have a bunch of houseplants that I love, so I wasn't too happy when I saw how dusty they were getting. I found this awesome product, and my plants have never looked better! Mist on this Leaf Shine Spray, wipe with a soft cloth, and plants look refreshed and healthy.
This Bar Table Is So Uniquevia Amazon
First of all, this isn't your standard party beer tub. It's on legs, for one, which elevates the look (quite literally) and makes it fancier. Secondly, you can lift the lid to create a table while the drinks chill underneath. Just imagine a few of these placed around a patio during a gathering, and you can see the appeal!
This Telescoping Rake Collapses Down for Compact Storagevia Amazon
Perfect for fitting into tight spaces, this Telescoping Rake has a handle that adjusts from 37 to 68 inches long and tough steel tines that adjust from 7.5 inches to over 21 inches wide. It works great under hedges and in flower beds.
This WiFi Projector for Backyard Movies
Take outdoor entertaining to the next level with this WiFi Projector. It's a lot less expensive than I thought it would be and connects over WiFi or a USB cord. Project the picture onto a wall, sheet, or screen. It's earning solid reviews on Amazon, with one customer writing, "Great picture quality, easy setup."
This Sun Shade Really Cools Things Downvia Amazon
If you don't want to go through the time or expense of putting a pergola up or creating a roof over your patio, try one of these nifty sun shades. They attach easily and create much-needed shade to keep you cool when the sun's rays are scorching. They come in nine colors and have fantastic reviews for ease of installation and the great price for the quality.
This Wooden Stool Is Rustic Chicvia Amazon
I love how rustic this wooden stool is and how well it'd fit on someone's balcony or patio as extra seating or a side table for cocktails. It's made of kiln-dried, pressure-treated acacia, pine, and rubberwood, so it'll stand up to the elements with ease as it enhances your outdoor space.
These wire hangers for mason jars make it easy to create your own lanterns
Mason jars are a great way to add a rustic chic feel to your decor. You can fill them with office supplies, kitchen goods or candles and add a bit of flare to your room, or just use them as storage. These wire hangers give you the ability to take things one step further by hanging the jars in your home or yard. I particularly like the look of mason jars filled with strands of light and hung from the trees in the garden.
Keep Your Seltzers Cold With This Can Cooler
Is there anything worse than a warm beer or seltzer? I can't think of much. As a desert dweller, there's nothing I love more than a cold beverage on a hot afternoon. But those hot temps tend to cause my drinks to get warm almost immediately–no exaggeration. Keep your drinks cold and avoid room temperature beer with this can cooler. It keeps drinks cold for up to 12 hours with no condensation and sweating! Plus, it comes in a ton of cute designs that are meant for pool days.
Upgrade Your Tiki Torches
It's time to get rid of the cheap tiki torches from Walmart, do you hear me? These six-inch molded glass table torches will give you the same amount of light but in a more grown-up type packaging. The vibrant colors and smart design go with just about any outdoor décor and offer up to five hours of burn time. Grab more than one set to deliver a really impressive light display.
This Extra-Large Blanket is Perfectly Portable
Maybe you want it for your backyard so you can lay out and look at the stars or maybe you want to throw it in your car for picnics, beach trips, or concerts. Whatever you choose to use it for, this extra-large blanket with built-in straps and handle will be convenient for dozens of occasions. Comfortably seat four adults on its three-layer style and then fold it up to just 6 inches by 12 inches and stow it away.
You Can Sit Under My (Lighted) Umbrella
Patio umbrellas are great; a necessity, really, if you have a backyard and spend much time there. The problem is, it can be tricky to enjoy them once the sun starts going down since the umbrella blocks out all light outside of it. (That's what it's supposed to do, right?) This patio umbrella light clamps right onto your umbrella's pole, providing the perfect amount of light at any time of the day or night.