An ordinary flat hoe — the only kind you see in most garden centers — is good for moving and smoothing soil. For weeding, though, the Hula Hoe (also called a stirrup hoe or scuffle hoe) is a far better tool for the job. The sharp steel blade skims horizontally below the soil surface, slicing through weed roots while leaving the soil in place. The blade is designed to have a little play in it — the famous "hula wiggle" — so that it cuts at the correct angle on both backward and forward strokes.
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Not worth the money. cheaply made , both parts.
By Jim C
Comments about : Hula Hoe:
I regret purchasing it.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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My Husband is doing all the weeding
from Stockton, CA
My husband loves the hoe so much that he is doing most of the weeding. I come along later and pick up the large pieces and pull the ones too close to a plant to be hoed. I love this tool!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
A good purchase
By Home Gardner Diane
from Portland, OR
I like the Hula Hoe a lot. I wish I'd purchased one sooner. It works great on those areas of my yard that are particularly hard and dry. It gets weeds and moss up with little effort.
This has made it so much easier to weed.
from Cheshire, MA
I use my hula hoe between and around my plants. Last year I was on my hands and knees weeding my garden, this year the hulahoe has made is much easier.
I love this tool saves my back from bending and pulling weed
This is one of the best investments I made in my garden tool collection no more bending to pull out weeds great for removing weeds in my vegetable garden
from Monroe, MI
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Just bought this, and so far I love it. so easy to get the garden beds raked for planting and easy weed removal without squatting down.
Best garden tool ever!
from Mankato, MN
This type of hoe was recommended by a local master gardener as the best way to deal with weeds in your garden so I bought one. She was so right! I love it! It's much faster than a standard hoe and it cuts the weed seedlings off just below the surface of the soil so it doesn't bring a bunch of new weed seeds up to germinate.
from Steamboat Springs, Colorado
This is a great tool for taking care of a lot of the small weeds that clutter up things in the spring. Has been a great thing to use in the early spring and then put down your mulch or compost after you've got this done
Hola Hoe! Easy to use!
from Evanston, IL
Great for getting weeds
Easy to use, great price
from Charlotte NC
I bought this and several other tools for the school garden club I work with. The students are having fun trying all the variety of tools!
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