The Sneeboer Tough Weeder, Wrotter or Dandelion Weeder as it is ofton known is a great solution to weeding around established plants in crowded borders and pots.
'Wrotter' is an old Dutch word which simply means 'Tough Worker' and perfectly describes this tough little hand weeding tool.
Hand forged from stainless steel with a hardwearing cherry wood handle, the unique shape and precisely angled head of the weeder allows for easy weeding around established plants.
The sharp point makes it easy to push into the soil and the angled prongs are designed to remove even deep tap rooted weeds.
- 31cm Overall Length - Head 17cm / Handle 14cm - Spikes 3cm long
- Weight 1.3kg
- Ideal for weed removal in crowded borders and pots
- Hand forged stainless steel head
- Cherry wood handle
- Steelwork carries a 10 year guarantee
- Handle carries a 1 year guarantee
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This is a good weeder, but you have to get the hang of it. The weeds have to be completely grabbed to get them out. Marvellous for digging in hard ground.
Well made but it stays in the bag, the Weed Gouger out performs it
What The Press Say
RHS The GardenNovember 2014
The right tools for the job
Mary Keen ends her useful survey by asking what else a gardener needs. My first suggestion is generally described as a 'dandelion plucker' or 'dandelion gouge' I have a Sneeboer Tough Weeder - its shaft of forged steel (iron would not stand the leverage) is flattened at the tip to provide a V-shaped knife to extract deep-rooted weeds. It is also good for grubbing out couch grass between border plants, and with less collateral damage than using any tool with a broader cross-section, such as a hoe.