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Planting and Maintaining

  • Bring along garden gloves and necessary tools.
  • Know how to use tools properly.
  • Wear protective eyewear when working.
  • Do not lift items that are too heavy – use a dolly or wheelbarrow to move them.

Tools you may need:

  • Garden gloves
  • Hand spade
  • Loppers
  • Weeder/aerator
  • Small pruners
  • Long handled shovel
  • Trowel
  • Hoe
  • Cultivator
  • Hedge shears
  • Pitch fork
  • Spading fork
  • Rake
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Dolly
  • Foam padding (for comfort when working low on the ground)

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