Category Archives: Buying a Scythe

Covid-19 Update

A sea of Rough Hawksbit and some sorrel flowers

The current COVID-19 crisis presents us all with unprecedented challenges. We are monitoring the situation very closely, following Government advice as it is given and following best practice to ensure our own health and that of our customers. Our current situation is as follows: We are not currently offering a “buy-in-person” service to our customers. Whilst advice has changed such that we could now open … Continue reading Covid-19 Update »

Christmas order dates (and a bit of scything inspiration)

Thinking of buying a scythe for Christmas? Please place orders by Tuesday 17th December for delivery before Christmas. Orders received after this date will be dispatched after the Christmas holidays. For a little scything inspiration, here’s Phil giving the garden a spring tidy up on a frosty March morning. There are numerous techniques that can be used when scything in the garden. Mowing along edges, … Continue reading Christmas order dates (and a bit of scything inspiration) »

Learn to Scythe in 2017

As Autumn turns to Winter we are already thinking ahead to the Spring and the start of the main scything season. Our 2017 gardening diary recently arrived through the post and some of the blanks have already been filled with course dates – see here for details, more dates to follow soon. Of course before we get to the New Year there is Christmas to … Continue reading Learn to Scythe in 2017 »

Falci Blades and The Scything Handbook

The 50 cm length of the Falci 128 Trimming blade is now back in stock, as is the 80cm length of the Falci 106 International Meadow blade. We also have received stock of The Scything Handbook from the publishers, which is now available to buy from the book section of the shop. Something to read during the lengthening autumn evenings perhaps?

Gardeners Question Time Summer Garden Party

You may remember that I mentioned that Bunny Guinness, regular contributor on Gardener’s Question Time (GQT), is a fan of the Austrian Scythe (see here). The GQT Summer Garden Party is being held at the National Botanical Gardens of Wales on 19th July. As it is not far from us we will be taking our scythe shop along and giving GQT listeners a chance to … Continue reading Gardeners Question Time Summer Garden Party »