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6 Of The Best Shovel Any Gardener Can Have

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For many gardeners, it all starts with a shovel, some seeds or plants, and a love for making things grow. You may have had little or no idea about the right type of soil, or the specifics on watering, nutrition, and location. Also, there may have been a lot of trial-and-error, touch-and-go, and patience at first. But in success or failure, gardening always comes back to those three things.

It’s probably time to retire your old, heavy, rusted, and rotting shovel that you’ve had for years. Here, I’ve listed 6 of the best shovel for all your gardening needs as well as a helpful guide to choosing the best.

Not only will you hone your gardening and landscaping skills, but your body will also be grateful for it! Naturally, we’ll focus on the shovels that’ll be of assistance to you and your garden.

Quick Look

Product

Digging

14-gauge hardened steel

Shaft /

Handle

Weight

Length

Rating

Digging

14-gauge hardened steel

18-gauge steel shaft

6.3 lbs

57.5"

Garden, Drain

14-gauge carbon steel with double-edged sharp serrated teeth

14-gauge carbon steel blade with poly D-handle

4 lbs

48"

Digging, All-purpose

8 1/2-Inch tempered steel

30-Inch hardwood D-handle

3.5 lbs

39.5"

Shoveling, Trenching, Garden

High carbon steel

High carbon steel handle

1.5 lbs

18.25"

Garden, Drain

Sharpened high carbon manganese steel

Reinforced fiberglass shaft with D-handle

3.5 lbs

41"

Digging, All-purpose

14 gauge steel blade

Reinforced fiberglass handle

4.65 lbs

59.25"