From gloves to hedge shears, there is a Father’s Day gift to suit all pockets from a selection of well-loved, high-street brands; Wilkinson Sword, WOLF-Garten and Town and Country. Between them, they will help you choose the right gift for your gardening-loving dad, and are available from most leading garden centres, high street shops and hardware stores.
The stylish and practical Wilkinson Sword Pruning Knife makes a great little gift! It is suitable for all small pruning tasks and general garden use. The stainless-steel blade folds away for safe storage and the curved handle provides better grip, even with wet hands.
The ultra soft and comfortable Premium Leather Gloves from Town and Country are tough and hardwearing, making them perfect for heavy-duty tasks. Strong enough to withstand any challenge and supple enough to give unrivalled comfort, they have a specially designed thumb and elasticated wrist to enhance the fit, and a fleece lining for supreme luxury.
For the dad with all the tools but who is always seemingly losing them, a high-quality Leather Tool Pouch from Wilkinson Sword could solve all their problems! It has belt clips and loops that can hold most secateurs designs and provides safe and easy storage on the move in the garden.
In need of a gift for the gardener with a whole host of tools that are perhaps in need of a revamp and some TLC? Then why not help them keep tools and blades sharp all year round with the ingenious Wilkinson Sword Garden Tool Sharpener. It offers seven sharpening edges that will keep knives, secateurs, and many other items of garden equipment in perfect cutting condition. It comes complete with a pouch.
The new Wilkinson Sword MultiTool Garden could be the perfect gift for dad. A single, handy tool, it can be carried easily around the garden to perform a wide range of tasks. With a pruner, knife, wood saw, stem stripper and lanyard ring it’s a great gift not just for dads who love to garden, but for any dad who loves the great outdoors!
MultiTool Garden RRP: £19.99
The Turbo Folding Saw from Wilkinson Sword provides triple ground teeth for a smoother cut and the ability to saw through even thick branches. The folding blade is ideal for safe and secure storage and protection, with the blade being able to be locked in either an open or closed position.
Turbo Folding Saw RRP: £19.99
If your dad is proud of his lawn, and likes to keep the edges as neat as possible, the Professional Grass Shear from WOLF-Garten will no doubt be a very welcome gift. The hand-grip and rotating blade make it comfortable and easy to use in a variety of positions, whilst the grass collector ensures that trimmings don’t fall into the flower beds.
Save dad’s knees with a Kneeler & Stool from Town & Country. This versatile 2-in-1 kneeler and stool will allow your mum to work comfortably when planting or weeding flower beds and pots. In the upright position it is a comfortable garden stool, or simply turned upside down it becomes a cushioned kneeler, with handles either side to aid support. Made from tough EVA foam and tubular steel, it is light to carry and folds easily for storage and is especially useful for people who have difficulty bending.
For a special treat, the Bosworth Wellington Boots from Town & Country are a stylish, yet practical gift. The traditional length boots with a cushioned insole for extra comfort are made from natural rubber, and with an adjustable strap for a secure fit. They have a contoured design and reinforced seams for strength and a steel shank for added support. They are available in green, navy, and a chic aubergine.
The RR550 Power Cut Bypass Loppers from WOLF-Garten have a 35mm cutting diameter, non-stick blades and a new cutting head technology that affords effortless lopping. At 550mm the RR550 offer substantial reach and will allow dad to tidy up the garden, ready for hosting all those summer BBQs!
Does your dad deserve something extra-special this year? The XM2 ER53E from Cub Cadet could be just the thing to keep you in the good books forever! This walk behind lawnmower with a 53cm cutting deck and a 75 litre grass bag is ideal for getting perfect mowing results cut after cut, season after season. The VarioSpeed provides a self-propelled drive with six speed steps and the 3T ‘turbo tunnel’ technology improves mowing performance as no cuttings get stuck or left on the lawn.
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