The summer holidays. Well, is it summer? The last week has been absolutely awful here in the UK, with rain and wind battering our little garden. But normally, the garden is a great place to get out of the house and to have fun days with the little ones. We’re looking at some brilliantly fun garden toys for toddlers to help make the most of whatever space you have available.
Fun garden toys for toddlers
We love playing in our garden, and having a few fun garden toys for toddlers can really help make the most of days spent out of the house. There are so many great toys out there, that we thought we’d show some of our top picks to help pass the time in the summer holidays. Whatever the age of your child, you’re sure to find something fun to do! And if the worst comes to the worst, you can play “hide and seek” and be a very bad seeker – a sure way to get 5 minutes peace!
Little Garden Tools 9-Piece Gardening Set For Kids
Little Garden Tools is colorful and fun!
This wonderful gardening playset is lots of fun. There are 6 different gardening tools and a cute elephant watering can. This set includes 2 flower pots with removable flowers!
Each tool measures about 4-inches long, so perfect for little hands. The flower pots with flowers stand 7-inches tall. The watering can measures 5-inches long. Ages 3 and up.
Let’s have some gardening fun!
- Little Garden Tools is bright and fun!
- 6 different gardening tools
- Two flower pots with removable flowers
- Cute elephant watering can
- Cheerful colors kids will love!
Melissa & Doug Sunny Patch Pretty Petals Gardening Tote Set With Tools
With this kid-friendly garden tote, complete with tools, getting help in the garden just got easier! The sturdy plastic tools are just right for little helpers and easy to keep organized in this durable and brightly colored fabric tote with woven handles. An included spray bottle helps keep plants watered and little gardeners cool! Use it inside for pretend play or outside when kids want to do some digging.
- Brightly patterned tote, complete with child-sized garden tools
- Tote made of durable fabric
- Garden tools–shovel, rake, and spray bottle–made of easy-clean plastic
- For ages 3 years+
- Encourages imaginative play and develops gross and fine motor skills
Kids Gardening Tool Set
Put kids and their imaginations to work while playing safely with the Kids Gardening Tool Set. With the garden tools for children set, you’ll never need a reason to send them outside. Each tool is quality made, with wooden handles and metal ends. Create a fun tradition of planting spring buds and even introduce a little joy in yard work. Get the kids out of the house, a little dirt under their fingernails and fresh air with the gardening set.
- Includes watering can, gloves, shovel, rake, fork and bag
- Wooden handle on each tool
- Quality metal heads of tools
- Rounded edges for safety
- Available in pink and blue
American Plastic Toy 28″ Deluxe Garden Set Toy
American Plastic Toys make high quality, affordable toys for all children. They are American made using FDA approved plastics and all tested for safety.
- Every American Plastic Toys product is tested by at least one independent US safety-testing lab
- We assemble all of the toys in our product line in the United States
- The colorant molded in all of our products is purchased domestically and is FDA approved for use in food packaging None of our products are painted or include phthalates
- Colors shipped may vary
Little Garden Tool Box 14pc Toy Gardening Tools Set For Kids
Fun Gardening Tool Kit!
This wonderful gardening playset is lots of fun. There are 9 different gardening tools and a cool tool box. Tools include rakes, clipper, spade, shovel, and wrench. This set also includes 2 flower pots, plant, tag, watering can, and water spray bottle.
Most tools measure about 7-inches long. The flower pots stand 4-inches tall. The watering can measures 6-inches long. Ages 3 and up.
Let’s have some gardening fun! Also fun at the beach!
- Little Garden Tools is bright and fun!
- 8 different gardening tools
- 2 flower pots, plant tag, watering can, and water spray bottle
- Tool box to hold everything!
- Fun playset for for both the garden and the beach!
Lamaze Soft Chime Garden
The Lamaze Soft Chime Garden is a musical toy that that will make baby smile. Five friendly faces light up, chime and play songs at the touch of baby’s hand. Choose from three different modes of music to entertain and keep baby engaged. Great for building coordination and strength, the Soft Chime Garden also encourages baby to reach, tug and bat. Featuring soft textures, ribbons, and smiling faces, it provides baby with multi-sensory fun and encourages two-handed play. Perfect to play on the floor or it can also attach to a stroller or infant carrier. Includes 3 AAA batteries.
- Five smiling faces light up, chime, and play songs
at the touch of baby’s hand
- Colorful flowers encourage baby to reach, tug, and bat, developing hand-eye coordination
- Choose from three modes of music to awaken baby’s auditory awareness
- Surprise crinkles, satin ribbons, and lots of fun textures for tactile stimulation
- Easily attaches to a stroller or carrier bar for on-the-go fun
Melissa & Doug Sunny Patch Blossom Bright Sprinkler
Fun will bloom in an instant when this beautiful bouquet of flowers is connected to your garden hose. It’s easy to keep cool when this sprinkler goes into action!
- Sprinklers feature Sunny Patch Friends
- Attach to any garden hose.
- Keep children cool and entertained for hours
Justforkids Kids Garden Tools Set, Rake, Spade, Hoe And Leaf Rake, 4-Piece
This kid-sized set of sturdy tools lets little ones garden like the grown-ups. Each metal tool is attached to a 27.5″ solid wood handle so kids can really dig in! Recommended for 5 years and up.
- Enhanced Binding Technology between the Metal Head and Wood Stick to ensure two pieces won’t fall apart.
- Stronger & Thicker Metal head applicable for older kids to play.
- Extra Protective cap applied on all four pieces to ensure extra protection for kids.
- Each tool is up to 27.5 inch height.
- Handles are made of Solid wood.
- Heads are made of real metal.
- Package Includes: 1 Shovel, 1 Rake, 1 Hoe and 1 Leaf Rake.
- Ideal for your little ones to work around Mom and Dad in the yard.
- Adult Supervision recommended, Age 7 and Up.
Garden Wagon & Tools Toy Set For Kids With 8 Gardening Tools, 4 Pots, Water Pail And Spray – Great For Beach & Sand Too!
Fun in the sun with garden wagon!
An adorable colorful plastic garden wagon set that has everything your little kid needs for big time fun. Carry all your garden toys in this large wagon! Includes 8 different gardening tools, 3 large and 5 small. Large tools feature rank, hoe, and pick. Small tools feature spade, clipper, and 3 rakes. Also includes 2 large pots, 2 small pots, water pail and spray. The wagon base measures 14″ x 12″ x 7″. The wagon handle extends 13″. Fill up pots with sand or soil. This Garden Wagon Set is great for home, garden, or beach!
- Fun and colorful garden wagon set!
- 8 different gardening tools, 3 large and 5 small
- Includes 4 flower pots, water pail and water spray bottle
- Wagon measures 14″ x 12″ x 7″ and handle extends 13″
- Great for play at home, garden, or beach!
Green Toys Build-A-Bouquet Floral Arrangement Playset
Green Toys Build-a-Bouquet Floral Arrangement Playset
- Made in the USA from 100% recycled plastic
- This 44 piece set includes 4 bases, 16 stem & leaf pieces, and 24 brightly colored flower pieces
- Kids can stack the vibrant lilies, petunias, and daisies in the assorted stems to create colorful arrangements
- Great play value for tiny hands and fingers
- No BPA, Phthalates, PVC or external coatings
Toysmith Big Kids Garden Tool Set
The Toysmith Big Kids Garden Tool Set contains everything a young gardener needs for hours of fun in the sun. These functional, high-quality tools are designed for outdoor play time, or working alongside mom and dad in the garden. This set includes a garden rake, spade, hoe and leaf rake. Each tool is constructed of metal, with a durable hardwood handle. A leather loop at the end of each tool allows it to be hung vertically for storage. Recommended for ages 5 years and up.
- These functional, high-quality tools are designed for outdoor play time, or working alongside mom and dad in the garden.
- This set includes a garden rake, spade, hoe and leaf rake.
- Each tool is constructed of metal, with a durable hardwood handle.
- A leather loop at the end of each tool allows it to be hung vertically for storage.
- Recommended for ages 5 years and up.
- Challenge your children’s imaginations and keep them active with toysmith.
- Committed to providing the most imaginative toys along with the highest safety standards, toysmith has toys appropriate for all age groups.
- Toysmith offers toys for any kind of play: active play, science and discovery, arts and crafts, impulse and novelty toys, and nostalgic retro classics.
- Tools are metal and have a 27. 5″ hardwood handle.
- Includes a garden rake, spade, hoe and leaf rake.
- Leather loop is perfect for hanging after a day of working in the garden.
- Ideal for your wee ones to work beside mom and dad in the garden.
- Adult supervision recommended, ages 5 and up.
Plan Toy Doll House Vegetable Garden
- Set includes a wheelbarrow a watering can a spade and four vegetable beds with removable carrots radishes turnips and cauliflowers
- Great Addition For Any Dollhouse Yard Or Farm
- This 19 Piece Set Enhances Imaginative Dollhouse Play
- Winner Of BbcGood Toy Award Uk Good Toy Award Parent Magazine Uk And The Petit Filous Right Start Magazine Award
- This Toy Is Made From All Natural Organic Recycled Rubber Wood
Learning Resources Gears! Gears! Gears! Build & Bloom Building Set
The youngest engineers can get their garden in gear! Hands-on construction and colorful garden pals provide a fun way to build fine motor skills. Big, chunky play pieces fit easily onto large gears, providing endless mix-and-match play. This playful set is the perfect introduction to gears that encourages creativity and allows children to explore cause and effect. Includes board, 8 large gears, 7 garden-themed pieces, and 1 chunky handle. Board measures 11½”L x 9”H; gears measure 3¼” in diameter.
- Spark imagination and build stem skills with this mix and match spinning flower garden.
- Award-winning toy develops critical thinking, problem solving and fine motor skills.
- Interchangeable parts allow for endless combinations and designs.
- 116-piece set includes colorful gears, flowers, butterflies, bees, ladybugs, wiggly stems, and more!
- Ideal for ages 4+.
- Let imaginations blossom! Mix, match and create your own beautiful, spinning flower garden.
- Parts are all interchangeable, allowing for endless combinations and designs.
- Supports critical thinking and problem solving skills while honing fine motor skills.
- 116-piece set includes colorful gears, flowers, butterflies, bees, ladybugs, wiggly stems, bases, and more.
- Part of the gears! Gears! Gears! Line of construction sets that builds confidence, perseverance, and self-esteem, arming kids with the real-world, early stem-supporting skills necessary to prepare them for future success.
- Winner of 4 awards.
- Ideal for ages 4+.
Executive Sandbox – A Day At The Beach
Imagine taking that long overdue vacation to a tropical resort where the surf gently caresses the white sand beach.
- Zen garden desktop beach
- Features fun in sun accessories
- Comes in a hardwood sandbox
- Includes pearl white sand
- Great for imaginary get away at home or office
Plants Vs. Zombies Gw2 Action Figure (6 Pack), 2″
The fun continues at home with everyone’s favorite Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 characters! This 2-inch scale non-articulated mini figure collectible pack is the perfect way to start your collection. -6 Pack Features Captain Dead beard, Imp Zombie, Foot Soldier Zombie, Chomper, Peashooter and Kernel Corn.
- 6 Pack Features Captain Dead beard, Imp Zombie, Foot Soldier Zombie, Chomper, Peashooter and Kernel Corn
- 2-inch scale non-articulated mini figures
- Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 characters
So, what do you think? Let us know in the comments if you’ve got any other’s to consider.