ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY GROUND WORKS LAWNMOWER GARDENING SET

  • £49.99


This fine quality gardening set is from Burgon & Ball's Royal Horticultural Society Collection

The beautiful watercolour of Rosa Chinensis by Caroline Maria Applebee dates from c1816 and is taken from the Royal Horticultural Society's Lindley Library

The set comprises of a pair of ladies gardening gloves, a kneeling pad, a pair of secateurs, a trowel and a fork

This fine quality gardening set is from Burgon & Ball's Royal Horticultural Society Collection

The set comprises of a kneeling pad, a trowel and a fork

The kneeling pad has a deep core of shock absorbing EVA foam, a luxurious layer or ultra-cushioning memory foam, an outer layer of waterproof, durable neoprene with a quick-dry, wipe clean nylon cover and is a good size, 20" (51cm) long, 12" (30cm) wide and 2" (5cm) thick – it is equally useable when gardening, decorating or at any time you need to kneel or sit on a hard surface for any length of time

The delightful illustration of a JP Super Mower is taken from an advertisement from the 1926 Chelsea Great Spring Show catalogue and forms part of the Royal Horticultural Society's Lindley Library

The trowel & fork have been engineered to the highest quality standards, both have good quality hardwood handles and the tool heads are formed from hardened & tempered stainless steel, delivering superior strength and durability as well as years of rust resistance

Made with handles to match other items from their Ground Works Collection, the heritage fork & trowel illustrations on the box are taken from the back catalogue of Burgon & Ball Tools, dating from c1912

The trowel features an engraved quote

“You cannot plough a field by turning it over in your mind”

Just perfect for your favourite gardener, they are brand new and will make a lovely gift