Gardening is a form of therapy and exercise. If you are a beginner and wants to start a garden at your backyard, you must learn first all the gardening basics. Know the type of soil you have, you weather condition, the plants you want to plant, the space, how you want your plants to be planted etc. But the most important thing is you should have a good set of gardening tools. The following are some basic garden tools you will need to get started. First of all, you should have a gardening shovel. There are many sizes and shapes of these, handheld ones were designed to help you to easily dig into the ground and plant flowers and small trees, long-handled shovel are used to dig holes where you can place large plants. There are many uses for shovels but according to the size of your yard you will need to acquire one that will help you get things done the right way. The, use a hoe. These are used for cultivating and weeding, they have a sharp blade bent at a 90 degree angle.
These are several basic gardening tools that gardeners must have. There are many other tools you can purchase however the most important thing to remember is to acquire top quality tools or the best tools you can afford, make sure you try the grip to ensure they are comfortable tools to use while working on your garden. Buying top quality tools will ensure you won’t have to make several trips to the hardware store to replace them and they will last you a lifetime.