Definition of Garden trowel

1. Noun. A trowel used by gardeners.

Generic synonyms: Trowel



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Garden Trowel

garden pepper cress
garden pink
garden plant
garden rake
garden rhubarb
garden rocket
garden roller
garden shears
garden snail
garden sorrel
garden spade
garden spider
garden strawberry
garden symphilid
garden tool
garden trowel (current term)
garden truck
garden variety
garden violet
garden webworm
gardened
gardener
gardener's delight
gardener's garters
gardeners
gardenful
gardenfuls
gardenhood
gardenhose
gardenia

Literary usage of Garden trowel

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1. Report of the Superintendent of Public Instruction: Submitting Outline Plan by Virginia Dept. of public instruction (1912)
"... then have the children with a spoon or small garden trowel carefully remove a plant from its original box, taking with it a little of the earth. ..."

2. The American Home Garden: Being Principles and Rules for the Culture of by Alexander Watson (1859)
"Smaller Garden TroweL Fig. 44. Fig. 43. 6. Larger garden trowel. trowels, of different sizes, which are used where special care is required in removing ..."

3. An Encyclopædia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of by John Claudius Loudon (1860)
"The garden-trowel is a tongue-shaped piece of iron, with a handle attached ; the blade or tongue being semicylindrical (fig. 313.), or merely turned; up on ..."

4. American Gardening (1890)
"For planting the bulbs in a lawn a spade or garden trowel may be used. Insert the spade about three inches into the turf and cut a triangular piece of sod ..."

5. Transactions of the Royal Scottish Arboricultural Society by Royal Scottish Arboricultural Society (1908)
"When the seedlings are two years old they should be lifted with balls of earth by means of an ordinary garden trowel, and carried on hand-barrows (with a ..."

6. Report of the Superintendent of Public Instruction: Submitting Outline Plan by Virginia Dept. of public instruction (1912)
"... then have the children with a spoon or small garden trowel carefully remove a plant from its original box, taking with it a little of the earth. ..."

7. The American Home Garden: Being Principles and Rules for the Culture of by Alexander Watson (1859)
"Smaller Garden TroweL Fig. 44. Fig. 43. 6. Larger garden trowel. trowels, of different sizes, which are used where special care is required in removing ..."

8. An Encyclopædia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of by John Claudius Loudon (1860)
"The garden-trowel is a tongue-shaped piece of iron, with a handle attached ; the blade or tongue being semicylindrical (fig. 313.), or merely turned; up on ..."

9. American Gardening (1890)
"For planting the bulbs in a lawn a spade or garden trowel may be used. Insert the spade about three inches into the turf and cut a triangular piece of sod ..."

10. Transactions of the Royal Scottish Arboricultural Society by Royal Scottish Arboricultural Society (1908)
"When the seedlings are two years old they should be lifted with balls of earth by means of an ordinary garden trowel, and carried on hand-barrows (with a ..."

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