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I have been reading the review of hand weeders in the recent Gardenersworld.com newsletter. However, I am not sure which one (if any) would be suitable for weeding between paving slabs. Any recommendations please?

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  • B3B3 South East LondonPosts: 22,361
    An old cheese knife works a treat.
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • PosyPosy Isle of Wight.Posts: 3,427
    A hoof pick does a good job, too.
  • B3B3 South East LondonPosts: 22,361
    Not many of them about here @Posy but then not many of us have much  proper use for a cheese knife up here either😉
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • Lizzie27Lizzie27 SomersetPosts: 9,645
    Any old kitchen knife would probably do the job.
  • Fran IOMFran IOM Posts: 1,950
    @B3 Your post put a smile on my face this morning. Whether it was meant to or not I don't know but it did.  :):)


  • The nilfisk weed tool is pretty good. Great for dandelions, if you hit it right it pulls the whole root out perfectly. It’s ok at daisies too. You walk around without bending too much and drop the weed into a bucket, releasing them with a pump action shotgun motion.
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