Tools for Newbies

Editor-recommended tools for new gardeners.

By Katie Walker


Editor-recommended tools for new gardeners.Tubtrugs

Therese Ciesinski, Managing Editor:
Tubtrugs garden buckets are light and flexible, yet strong, and don’t blow away like bags can. I use them to blend potting soil, hold plant trimmings, collect weeds, and even mix concrete. I carry mulch, soil, leaves, and gravel in them. They are made of food-grade plastic that’s frostproof, and the colors are cheerful. Starting at $10 from Tubtrugs

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