Garden Tools Explained

Know your garden tools! Below is a description of some of the most common gardening tools and what they are used for.

The Basic Garden Tools
Picture Of Tool Name Purpose Price Range
garden hoe Hoe Used to move small amounts of soil. $5 - $25+
garden rake Rake Used to gather leaves or to loosen or smooth earth. $2 - $85+
spading fork Spading Fork Used to open up the ground, dig bulbs, incorporate soil amendments, and turn compost. $15 - $40+
pitchfork photo Pitchfork Used for picking up and moving loose materials. $25 - $115+