The Free Press of Midcoast Maine recently featured gift suggestions for gardeners. One of those suggestions was outdoor solar lights. Solar lights are a brilliant, eco-friendly gift suggestion. When the practical disposition of those involved in gardening is considered, a gift of outdoor solar power lighting is obviously a useful one. Gardeners around the world will adore their outdoor solar powered lights and find many uses for them; including the reduction of their carbon footprint. At a time when conservation of our natural resources is at the forefront of everyone’s agenda, outdoor solar lighting is a great way to capitalize on the sun’s energy; a resource that is plentiful. Outdoor solar lights are perfect for creating a lit walkway and for providing accent lighting that is green-friendly for evening enjoyment.

Recent advances in solar lighting allow these lighting systems to last longer than ever before. It is a worry-free solution for the gardener who is concerned about the environmental impact of electrical lighting solutions. There aren’t any electrical lines or plugs to worry about, nor increased electrical usage and costs. These luminous lights charge in the sun and bring radiance to the dark. According to the Free Press story, the author used outdoor solar lights successfully in her garden to prevent predation; a concern for every gardener.

The Free Press also mentioned the new types of outdoor solar lights. They come in an amazing array of shapes and designs. The plain black lantern is no longer the only design option. Outdoor solar lights are available in a wide range of elegant, stylish designs. There are many possibilities available for purchase. Many vintage and modern styles are available to go with every theme. There are whimsical fairies, dragon flies and Japanese inspired lanterns. With so many options available, gardeners all over the world will be delighted by gifts of beautiful, earth friendly, outdoor solar lighting. Fortunately, the gift of enchanting outdoor solar lights comes with batteries that only require sunlight; earth-friendly included.