More than a tool, it’s an heirloom! The DeWit Bulb Planter will make planting quick and easy. With a sharpened edge, it effortlessly penetrates the soil. Creates a hole about 1.5 inches in diameter and can be enlarged by moving the handle in a circular motion for slightly larger bulbs. Perfect for crocus, amaryllis, and garlic bulbs. Constructed of hand-forged, tempered boron steel with an ash hardwood handle. DeWit also makes long handle bulb planters. This tool is guaranteed a lifetime! On April 1, 1898, Willem DeWit started his blacksmith company in a small village in northern Holland. Today, the 4th generation of the forging family is running the company. Old-fashioned quality combined with innovative designs make DeWit the ultimate gardener’s choice. Using the latest equipment and techniques combined with historical craftsmanship make DeWit one of the most respected garden tool manufacturers in the world. DeWit tools are made from high quality Swedish Boron Steel. European Ash hardwood handle is strong but lightweight, and also has elasticity so the tool can bend without breaking. The Ash hardwood comes from FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified forests.