10.5 in. x 5.5 blade, single piece forged steel, 27in. hardwood handle, D style grip, 38.5in. overall.
Also known as a "rabbiting" shovel because farmers used them to dig out rabbit burrows.
Manufacture provides a Life-time guarantee.
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Customer Reviews for English Transplanting Spade With D Grip Handle
Essentail planting tool
This spade is imperative for perennial and small shrub planting and tight beds. The spade makes it easy to work around existing plant material without damage. Painetd finish and SS blade does not rust or corrde. Blade holds a sharp edge well.
In Great Britain these treasured tools are passed on to following generations, they are truly working heirlooms! Heat-treated, hand-forged, carbon steel is flexible enough to absorb shock, yet unlikely to bend or break under pressure. Epoxy coating protects the surface, and makes cleanup easy. Durable, straight-grained, varnished hardwood handles. The finest spade or fork you'll ever own.Rabbiting and Transplant Spade - Originally designed for digging out rabbit burrows, this narrow blade works well for transplanting and digging post holes. 10 1/2" x 5 1/2" blade. 38 1/2" overall. D-grip handle.