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dibble

a small hand tool used to make holes in the ground for planting or transplanting bulbs, seeds, or roots
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Kids love chaos, so let them play with the trowel and dibber, rake and hoe, watering can and flower pots.
Tenders are invited for Construction of MT on Dharli to Dibber road km 0 0 to 6 0 including maintenance Package No.
IT'S that time of year again when the male of the household has to hand over the dibber.
By September, leeks planted with a dibber should have a long white stem, while others can be earthed up as they grow by drawing soil along the row to increase the length of the blanched stem.
By August and September, leeks planted with a dibber should have a long white stem, while others can be earthed up as they grow by drawing soil along the row to increase the length of the blanched stem.
Do get yourself tooled up To get your garden into shape, you'll need a selection of handy tools including a fork, spade, rake, trowels and hand fork, gloves, dibber, watering can, wheelbarrow and trendy wellies if want to show off to your neighbours.
Ease them out of the seed tray with plenty of root using a dibber.
Some of the gardeners have been filling trays with peat free potting compost, firming and levelling the surface of the seed trays, ready for other gardeners to make small holes with a dibber and plant tiny seedlings.
An inexpensive widger and dibber set is just the job for separating seedlings and making holes into which to transplant them.
Using a dibber, make holes 6ins deep and 6ins apart in the row, with 12ins between rows, and drop the seedlings into them, only settling then by watering in.
Perhaps somebody should take me to one side and give me a good talking to or a slap around the head before I start buying gardening books, a dibber and a potting shed.