The Garden Guide

Book: Gardening Tools, Equipment and Buildings
Chapter: Chapter 5: Machines and Machinery

Garden planks

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1979. Boards and planks are used in gardening, for wheeling up declivities, over steps and hollows, across borders, walks, &c. The notched or bridge plank is used to protect edgings, serving as a bridge across them. Tressels are used for raising planks in extensive operations on the soil, in forming pieces of water, now gardens, or garden-scenery.