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Name of Gardening Tools

Name of Gardening Tools
Written by Rakesh Kumar

Name of Gardening Tools


Name of Gardening Tools: -In this section we will read about Name of Gardening Tools in English and what are the examples of Name of Gardening Tools, we will read in detail about all these.


In the previous post we have read in detail aboutList of Verbs in English”.


If you love to spend time working in the garden then it is going to greatly help you to be able to talk about gardening tools and be able to refer to them with their English names.


This is also going to be very useful vocabulary if you are someone who has a career in gardening such as a landscaper or florist.


Gardening Tools Vocabulary in English:-

In this section, you will be able to add the English names of a variety of gardening tools to your vocabulary.


A gardening tool or garden tool is any one of many tools made for gardens and gardening and overlaps with the range of tools made for agriculture and horticulture.

Garden tools can also be hand tools and power tools.


Garden Tools List:-

No.-1. Grass

No.-2. Flowerpot

No.-3. Fence

No.-4. Flower bed

No.-5. Axe

No.-6. Gardening gloves

No.-7. Rake

No.-8. Hedge shears

No.-9. Gardening fork

No.-10. Gardener

No.-11. Wheelie bin (U.K)


Hand tools and power tools:-

No.-12. Recycling bin (U.S)

No.-13.Garden hose


No.-15.Watering can

No.-16.Plant pot


No.-18.Pruners/pruning shears

No.-19. Pruning saw


No.-21. Garden trowel

No.-22. Seeds

No.-23. Lawn mower

No.-24. Wheelbarrow

No.-25. Fertilizer


List of Tools and Equipment

Learn these gardening tools names to improve and increase your tools and equipment vocabulary in English.


Gardening Tools Names with Examples


No.-1. Grass: -The grass is greener on the other side.


No.-2. Flowerpot: -The water drained out of the flowerpot through the hole in the bottom.


No.-3. Fence: -The dog made a leap over the fence.


No.-4. Flower bed: -The window looked out on a flower bed.


No.-5. Axe: – Be careful with that sharp axe.


No.-6. Gardening gloves: – I put on my gardening gloves and dig in the soil.


No.-7. Rake: – In the spring I use the rake to make a good seed bed.


Tools and Equipment Vocabulary:-

No.-8. Hedge shears:- He decorated the tree with a hedge shears.


No.-9. Gardening fork: -Gardening fork is used for loosening, lifting and turning over soil in gardening and farming.


No.-10. Gardener: -The gardener began to heap up the fallen leaves.


No.-11. Wheelie bin (U.K): – We put our wheelie bin out to be emptied every Thursday morning


No.-12. Recycling bin (U.S): -We put our recycling bin out to be emptied every Thursday morning.


No.-13. Garden hose: -I ran for the garden hose and filled the watering can.


No.-14. Boots: -He wiped his boots dry with an old rag.


No.-15. Watering can: -I dilute the fertilizer in my watering can and sprinkle it over plants and soil.


No.-16. Plant pot: -Let’s make a hole in the bottom of each plant pot to let the water drain out.


Gardening Tools Vocabulary in English:-

No.-17. Shovel: -He was working with a pick and shovel.



Gardening Tools

No.-18. Pruners/pruning shears: -An old gardener was upon the lawn, with a pair of pruners/ pruning shears, looking after some bushes.


No.-9. Pruning saw: -He had a chain saw and loppers. I brought along gloves and a curved pruning saw.


No.-20. Tap: -There was a tap at the door.


No.-21. Garden trowel: – Construction of a mound fire can be accomplished by using simple tools: a garden trowel, large stuff sack and a ground cloth or plastic garbage bag.


No.-22. Seeds: -The seeds will sprout in a few days.


No.-23. Lawn mower: -We need a lawn mower to cut the grass.


No.-24. Wheelbarrow: -If we fill the wheelbarrow with sand in the pit, it’s too heavy to lift out.


No.-25. Fertilizer: -The organic fertilizer shall keep the soil in good heart.



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