Eden gives love a helping hand this Valentine’s Day
From chocolate truffles to truffle trees, the Eden Project in Cornwall has a selection of inspirational gifts to make February 14 truly special.
Each present is either recycled, organic, sustainable or fairly traded, making them the perfect gift for a partner and the planet. The products showcase the very best of food, drinks and unique treats – many of which come from local producers.
For the full range of Eden Project gifts on offer, go to: www.edenprojectshop.com
Chocolate indulgence hamper £34.50
This sustainable wicker hamper contains the perfect gift for chocolate lovers. It contains a selection of Montezuma chocolate, chocolate Brazil nuts, Eden chocolate-chip shortbread and Eden’s own chocolate among other chocolate treats.
Heart photo album £12.50
This photo album is made from Lokta paper produced in Nepal. The paper is not only environmentally-friendly, but is made by hand, which helps to preserve a tradition that goes back a thousand years.
Eden candles gift set £16.50
These candles set the mood with wild fig and grape, bamboo and olive blossom and rose and geranium scents. The beautifully packaged candles come in a reusable Eden print Jute bag and are made from 100% natural rapeseed wax.
Truffle tree £22
These truffle trees make a great present for anyone who’s into their food. Simply choose from an oak or hazel tree inoculated with truffle spores, plant it up and wait for the truffles to grow. A small shaving transforms any meal.
White wine and chocolate hamper £39.50
A bottle of crisp full-bodied white wine, 350ml recycled wine glasses and handmade chocolate truffles all packaged in a sustainable wicker hamper. The chocolates are handmade with love by the Devon chocolatiers Brownes and come in a heart-shaped box.
Rosea Plena camellia £6
This potted evergreen camellia has semi-double pink flowers that bring a splash of colour to the garden throughout the winter.
Assorted handmade chocolates £11.50
This box of 12 handmade chocolates has been created using Venezuelan single origin chocolate and fresh organic Cornish cream. The selection includes dark, milk and white chocolate, including the award-winning raspberry truffle, praline log and the double-gold winning Cornish sea salt caramel.
Recycled glass necklace £12.75
Made in Cornwall and inspired by the colours of the sea, this necklace is made out of glass left over from the production of glass bottles.
‘Burgundy Ice’ bush rose £6.75
Why buy a bunch of roses, when you can grow them year after year? This rich, burgundy coloured rose flowers all the way from May until September.
Pamper hamper £32.50
Everything you need for a perfect pampering session, inside a reusable wicker hamper. The hamper includes a coconut scented candle inside its own shell, rosehip moisturiser, lemongrass hand cream, a sweet orange lip balm, lavender soap and a Devonshire chocolate heart.