Spiral drill bits
oooft Posts: 191
I was wondering if anyone had used one of these and are they as excellent as they seem? I've lifted some of my spring bulbs and plan to plant them under trees round the farm where i live, in the autumn. I thought i would probably splurge on a long handled bulb planter but then an advert for this came up on my facebook and i feel i'd be able to do more than plant just bulbs with it
Hiya @oooft yes ive used one of these, I think it was from crocus. Unfortunately it wouldnt fit in the attachement for my cordless but managed to get it to fit into the cabled drill but this meanst a long extension lead into the garden.
It worked VERY well, planted hundreds of bulbs and made very light work of this rather ardruous task!
Thanks for that, NGG. The part about the attachment not fitting is most helpful. There are several varieties on the market, i'll research them and find one that fits the cordless drill i have. All the videos i've seen of the tool in action have been in compost or very light soil so was concerned that it was a bit of a con