Garden gift pack Australian made hand tools
The Australian made Aussie Ho Mi, Asian hand held hoe
Unlike western gardening tools, the Aussie Ho Mi is an ergonomic hand-held hoe which uses a more comfortable and natural action and is based on a traditional Korean design.
Theses tools are lightweight and perfectly balanced. Rotates easily in the hand from the sharp pointed working edge, to the equally sharp wide edge. Dig, weed, cultivate, ridge, plant, scalp this tool will do everything. Once you start to use it, you will find yourself hooked!
Handcrafted in Australia by artisan tool makers F.D Ryan, the Aussie Ho Mi is made from high carbon steel, heat-treated for maximum strength and sharpened to a knife edge. Check out the other beautiful F.D Ryan tools in the Pip range.
With care, your Ho Mi will last a lifetime.
Handcrafted Australian made trowel for your garden!
This gorgeous garden trowel is handcrafted in Australia by artisan tool makers F.D Ryan.
This trowel’s broad, shallow blade is ideal for scooping and digging in softer soil or the potting shed. The blade and shaft is heat treated to 50 RC hardness, and sharpened on the narrow entry point. It will cut like a knife though soil, roots and clumped plants. Ideal for dividing plants. The heat treated shaft means it wont bend, even under serious force. The small Rubber wood handle has a brass ferrule for strength.
Here at Pip, we love supporting handmade, and this Australian made trowel is perfect for those of us aiming to live a sustainable, low food miles lifestyle!
The Current Issue of Pip Magazine – Issue 10
Issue 10 features articles about :
The retrosuburbia movement and how you can better achieve a work/life balance.
Hear from refugee gardeners across the country, visit some amazing permaculture properties (including our very own Pip HQ), and get the low-down on tomato preserving.
There are growing tips to suit your climate, with advice on small spaces and a look at verge gardening as well.
You can also get crafty, whipping up some natural hair products and plastic-free solutions, or make new friends with your own street library.