Bulb Planter for Naturalizing
Bulb Planter for Naturalizing

Bulb Planter for Naturalizing

Shipment begins in late July 2019

SKU: F984798
$95.00
11 Reviews
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Product Details

Product Details

This planter has all of the virtues of the Bulb Planter for Borders (rugged steel construction, a red finish for high visibility, and a lifetime guarantee on its performance and durability), but it's specially designed with a bend in the blade to offer better leverage for planting bulbs in unprepared, even inhospitable ground—in the lawn, in a meadow, in the woods. At the business end is a notched, 2½″ wide blade that slices easily through compacted and rocky soils. Drive the blade down with your foot, pull the handle toward you, then push it away, and you've created a hole the ideal depth for planting most Tulips, Daffodils, and Lilies. After the first few tries, you'll find a rhythm that will let you plant a hundred bulbs an hour. It goes even faster with help from a friend. The planter measures 38″ tall, weighs nearly 8 lb and is painted bright red so you can't lose it. This rugged tool is guaranteed forever. Exclusive.

Shipping

Shipping

HOW PLANTS ARE SHIPPED

The size of the plants we ship has been selected to reduce the shock of transplanting. For some, this means a large, bareroot crown. Others cannot travel bareroot or transplant best if grown in containers. We ship these perennials and annuals in 1 pint pots, except as noted. We must point out that many perennials will not bloom the first year after planting, but will the following year, amply rewarding your patience. We ship bulbs as dormant, bare bulbs, sometimes with some wood shavings or moss. Shrubs, Roses, vines, and other woody plants may be shipped bareroot or in pots. The size of the pot is noted in the quick facts for each item.

WHEN WE SHIP

We ship our bulbs and plants at the right time for planting in your area, except as noted, with orders dispatched on a first-come, first-served basis by climate zone. Estimated dates for shipping are indicated in the Shipping Details box for each item. Please refer to the Shipping Details box to determine the earliest shipping time. Unless you specify otherwise, fertilizers, tools, and other non-plant items are shipped with your plants or bulbs. Please supply a street address for delivery. Kindly contact us with two weeks notice, if you'll be away at expected time of delivery.

OUR GUARANTEE

We guarantee to ship plants that are in prime condition for growing. If your order is damaged or fails to meet your expectations, we will cheerfully replace or refund it. Please contact our Customer Service Department at 1-800-503-9624 or email us at [email protected]. Please include your order number or customer number when contacting us.

Reviews

Reviews

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Planting bulbs has never been easier

A viewer from Vermont

I planned on spending a few days planting the almost 200 bulbs I ordered but I was done in one afternoon. Once I got a sense of how this tool works it was so simple, fast and fun that I ordered more bulbs. This is a well made, sturdy tool and I expect that I will find other uses for it in the garden, particularly when dividing clumps. I highly recommend this tool.

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My favorite "shovel/digging tool"

Melissa Wittenborn from Atascocita, TX

I have used this tool the past 10 years! It is phenomenal for digging through landscaping rocks...tough clay soils and even compacted, clay/sand soils. It is my "go to" digger.

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Terrific Tool

Joanie from Belvidere, IL

Worked great for planting daffodil bulbs. Sturdy, heavy design is necessary for pushing into dirt. I'm a 56 year old woman and it was not too heavy for me to use. Some soils require more effort to get it deep enough in the ground, but it worked in both tilled and untilled areas of our landscape. The best tool I've found to plant a lot of bulbs.

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Best bulb planter ever!

Linda C. from Dunkirk, MD

This tool is my new best friend! I just planted 100 of "The Works" daffodils in grass, and it only took a few hours. My other long bulb planter (the round kind that takes a plug out of the ground) would not penetrate the grass, but this tool sliced right through. I had to jiggle the tool around to create a hole big enough for the Works bulbs (which were HUGE), but it was no big deal. I'm so happy, I'm going to order another round of "The Works"!

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Perfect design

Linda Q from Benton TN

Planted about 500 bulbs last fall/early winter. My soil is full of rock and tree roots. The planter now has a slight curve at the end. My husband suggested that I spin it around this year to straighten it out. This tool works as described. It is worth every penny.

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