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Good manual grass whip or scythe?

Posted by nygardener z6 New York (My Page) on
Sat, Jun 4, 11 at 13:25

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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RE: Good manual grass whip or scythe?

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


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RE: Good manual grass whip or scythe?

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.


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RE: Good manual grass whip or scythe?

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


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