The Musca Trowel has a scoop shaped blade, practical for working with loose, sandy soil or garden compost. The blade is bronze and the handle is beech.
I love the Musca Trowel and use it all the time through the gardening year.
Length: 12ins, 30.5cm
Blade: 6 1/2ins long x 2 1/2ins wide, 16.5 x 6.5cm
Weight: 8oz, 225g
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.
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- 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!
Charles Dowding, the no-dig vegetable maestro also uses these tools. Check out what happened when we spent a day with him here in his garden.