Tabit Perennial Weeder
For lifting perennial weeds such as creeping buttercup and small clumps of grass without disturbing the surrounding plants. The pronged point gets underneath the rosette of roots, then with a simple levering action, out they come. We also wonder if the sharp forked end would be useful for cutting asparagus shoots below soil level. Small ones, perhaps …
The handle is of turned beechwood. The head consists of a bronze rod and fulcrum. The fulcrum is 2ins (5cm) deep and 4ins (10cm) long.
Length 12 ins, 30.5cm
Weight 220g, 8oz
The tool head is made of solid bronze (copper with a little bit of tin). Other parts are pure copper, brass and other copper alloys.
Love our copper tools but want to know more? Find answers to frequently asked questions in this helpful blog post.
- They don’t rust
- They have sharp edges
- They are hardwearing and will last for years
- The metal is known to deter slugs and snails
- They slice into the soil and come out clean
- They are handmade in Austria and Hungary
The tool heads carry a no-quibble, 25-year guarantee (excluding normal wear and tear) and the handles, which are made from European hardwoods, have a two-year guarantee.
They make FANTASTIC gifts!