Gardening tools and materials

20 Most useful Gardening tools and materials and their uses

If you want to start gardening in a proper way require various essential tools that are helping to make the work perfect.

Digging claw gardening gloves

Features & uses: This is also an excellent gardening equipment which used for digging, planting and raking of plants comfortably. It keeps your hand clean and protect from injuries.

Hand rake

Hand rake

Features & uses: This is a very small and handy gardening tool for a garden or lawn where where large rake doesn’t fit well or cause damage. It’s make the work much easier. It saves the plants from damage or injuries that’s why it is very efficient tool for garden and lawn.

Spiral hole digger

Spiral hole digger

Features & uses: It's a small tool that is used for digging soil easily. it's a very handy gardening tool.

Harvest sickle

Harvest sickle

Features & uses: Harvest sickle is a curved shape metal blade tool that is used for harvesting various cereal crops and cutting grasses and forage crops. Its handle usually made of wood.

Hand dibber

Hand dibber

Features & uses: Hand dibber is a very useful gardening tool that is used for making hole for planting seeds or seedlings. It’s usually made of wood or metal.

Chainsaw

Chainsaw

Features & uses: Chainsaw is a multi-tasking garden tool that used for felling, limbing, bucking, pruning, cutting of plants. Generally it is used for cutting hard wood or harvesting fire wood.

Storage rack

Garden Storage rack

Features & uses: It's used in garden store room. It's very useful for organizing different tools.

Grafting tapes

Grafting tapes

Features & uses: Grafting is an important technique of asexual propagation of plants. Grafting tape is very useful to protect and joint the callus of the graft. It also protect the graft from adverse effect of environment like air and water.

Rubber

Rubber

Features & uses: Rubber is a well known for its anti-fungal characteristic. It’s an important gardening material. In garden it is used for preventing fungal growth in plants.

Tag card

Tag card

Features & uses: Tag card is usually used for tagging a graft plant. Besides, its also used as an indication of certain species of plant.

Wall hooks

Wall hooks

Features & uses: Wall hooks is a gardening accessories that is used for hanging various garden tools to the wall in garden storage room.

Pocket pruner

Pocket pruner

Features & uses: It is a one kind of pruning tool that is very popular for its ergonomic design. You can easily use it for light pruning. Besides, its very useful for picking up herbs, fruits and vegetables.

Hedge shear

Hedge shear

Features & uses: It’s a one kind of gardening tool that is used for trimming bushes, hedge, cutting taller grass. Its more like hair cutting of hedge.

Knife and scissors sharpener

Knife and scissors Sharpener

Features & uses: After a long time use of gardening tools they are become blunt. Sharpener is an excellent tool for sharpening all kinds of metal made tools.

Garden hose reel

Garden hose reel

Features & uses: It’s a protecting gardening tool that is protect your hose from dirty elements. However, because of sunlight hose become dry and easily cracked. This reel works for keeping safe the hose from sunlight.

Hand cultivator

Hand cultivator

Features & uses: Hand cultivator is a small gardening tool that is used like a small plow. It is very useful for preparing seed bed, preparing soil for planting, removing weeds in small flower or vegetable gardens.

Grafting knife

 Grafting knife

Features & uses: It’s a very important but small gardening tool that is used for budding action, cutting sticks of scion. It’s very useful for defoliating of leaves in grafting.

Hand saw

Hand saw

Features & uses: It’s a wonderful woodworking tool that is used for cutting hard wood. It cuts the wood into different shapes.

Watering garden can

Watering can

Features & uses: It's an important gardening tool that is used for watering plant in the garden. Generally it made of plastic or metal. It helps to watering like rainfall which very useful for plant

Poly bags, Plant grow bags

Plant grow bags

Features & uses: Poly bags are also known as plant grow bags that are used to grow up seedlings and saplings in the nursery of a garden. They are filled up with compost like garden soil and seedlings are feed from the soil of the poly bags.

Polythene sheet

Polythene

Features & uses: Polythene sheet has numerous use in a garden. It's very useful for storage moisture of soil. Polythene shit also used in shade house. In nursery it is used for protecting seedlings from adverse environment like extra heat of sunlight, rain, wind etc.

Rope

Rope

Features & uses: Rope is used for different kinds of work like creating anchor, tie down something, providing support of plants, rigging, marking the walkways, highlight steps or stairs etc.

Balance ladder/step ladder

Balance ladder/step ladder

Features & uses: Balance ladder has various benefits both in home and garden. It is used for different kinds of works like when you need a little extra height for work such as pruning a tall plants, decorating room in your home or garden. It is also used for decorating a garden.

Van

garden van

Features & uses:  Van is used for transporting different tools, materials, accessories and plants from one place to another. It helps to keep safe the plants, gardening tools and materials.

Abraham M. Johnson
 

Abraham is a professional gardener and his hobby is indoor and outdoor gardening! He has been gardening for the last 5 years and he loves to decorate the home by gardening as well. Based on his experience with different types of gardens; he is sharing his thought and opinion about various gardens care tips and tools so that a beginner can get started right away. Find him on twitter here. Happy reading!