Good manual grass whip or scythe?

nygardener(z6 New York)June 4, 2011

I'm mowing grass paths in a vegetable garden using a manual push reel mower I picked up secondhand. It works great, but leaves some tall grass stems standing. I'd like to knock these down using some sort of manual tool that I can swing while standing up.

Has anyone found a good grass whip or scythe that would do a nice job on sparse grass stalks (and maybe the occasional weed)?

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There are 7+ million hits for "grass whip" on a browser -- available from many places.

    Bookmark   June 5, 2011 at 7:40AM
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nygardener(z6 New York)

Thanks, fruitjarfla. As I mentioned, I'm looking for a tool that someone has used and recommends. In other words, a tool whose length, balance, blade, and design make it well-suited, in the opinion of a fellow gardener.

    Bookmark   June 5, 2011 at 3:48PM
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From what I've heard...these are pretty awesome! I think I'm going to get one myself!

Here is a link that might be useful: Scythe Supply

    Bookmark   June 6, 2011 at 12:40AM
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