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Specialist Bonsai Hand Tools

Creating, and maintaining bonsai is a quite unique hobby. Caring for Bonsai trees often requires a few very unusual and unique tools not available elsewhere. Here we offer many of those special tools. All of these items are tried and tested on our working nursery where they are in use every day. These tools come from specialist manufacturers and you can be confident in the quality and performance of every single item.

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  1. Turnbuckle Kit - Bonsai Branch Bending

    Turnbuckle Kit - Bonsai Branch Bending

    £7.40

    • Powerful bending technique for moving large branches
    • Unobtrusive but irresistible
    • Allows gradual pressure to be built over an extended period
    • Three sizes available & multi item options
    • Click here to see how to use this item.
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  2. Stainless Steel Japanese Hori-Hori Garden Tools

    Stainless Steel Japanese Hori-Hori - Japanese Garden Tools

    £39.95

    • Made from hardened polished stainless steel with lacquered hardwood handle
    • 320mm Overall length
    • 178mm blade length
    • Includes very nice vinyl belt holster
    • A beautiful quality tool and a great gift item for any gardener.
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  3. Bonsai Repotting Fork Weeder

    Bonsai Repotting Fork Weeder

    £9.85

    • Chrome plated carbon steel with a nice lacquered hardwood handle
    • 192mm overall length
    • 74mm blade length.
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  4. Long Handle Brush Set Bonsai Tools

    Long Handle Brush Set Bonsai Tools

    £4.95

    • 12 Piece artist brush set
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  5. Wire End Brush for Bonsai Jin Cleaning - 3 Pack

    Wire End Brush for Bonsai Jin Cleaning - 3 Pack

    £7.75

    • Versatile brush with a whole host of DIY uses around the home and workshop
    • Expose just a millimetre or two of bristle to use
    • 120mm overall length, approx 20mm of brush length
    • Hard plastic body with steel chrome plated ferule
    • Pack includes 1x each of steel, brass and nylon brushes
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  6. Bonsai & Wood Carving Detail Scraper Set

    Bonsai & Wood Carving Detail Scraper Set

    £6.95

    • Excellent quality stainless steel tools supplied with a storage pouch
    • 160mm average length
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  7. Self Igniting Gas Torch

    Self Igniting Gas Torch

    £13.95

    Super slim adjustable flame gas torch runs for up to two hours on one refill of standard gas lighter fuel. Learn More
  8. Long Wire Brush - Bonsai Tools

    Long Wire Brush - Bonsai Tools

    £1.95

    • Hard brassed steel bristles on a galvanized steel shaft.
    • 150mm long - 20mm diameter - 280mm overall length.
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  9. Bonsai Tools Diamond Sharpening Steel

    Bonsai Tools Diamond Sharpening Steel

    £14.75

    This very high quality diamond steel features a superb ultra rigid tapering blade, curved on one side and flat on the other. We can't think of anything it won't sharpen whether in the bonsai workshop or kitchen. Learn More
  10. Bonsai Repotting Fork & Spatula

    Bonsai Repotting Fork & Spatula

    £8.95

    • This long handled heavy duty rake is a great re-potting tool
    • 260mm overall length
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  11. Bonsai Root Hook - Heavy Duty

    Bonsai Root Hook - Heavy Duty

    £10.00

    • Hardwood handle
    • A top quality Bonsai tool
    • 225mm Overall length
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  12. Heavy Duty Twin Claw Bonsai Root Rake

    Heavy Duty Twin Claw Bonsai Root Rake

    £12.50

    • Great for collecting trips as well as repotting larger trees
    • Immensely strong carbon steel and hardwood handle
    • 220mm overall length
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  13. Small Diamond Sharpener

    Small Diamond Sharpener

    £6.45

    • Perfect for sharpening straight bladed tools
    • Use for bonsai shears & grafting knives
    • 25mm x 75mm overall size
    • 320 Grit for edge dressing and finishing
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  14. Bonsai Steel Wire Brush

    Bonsai Steel Wire Brush

    £8.50

    • Strong all metal construction steel bristle brush
    • Offered at a very competitive price!
    • 90mm brush length
    • 230mm overall length
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  15. High Quality Brass Brush

    High Quality Brass Brush

    £4.77

    • Very high quality beautifully finished brush
    • Made in the USA
    • Hardwood handle with densely packed brass wire bristles
    • Perfect for a wide range of cleaning jobs
    • Great for removing sphagnum moss from bark
    • Cleans abrasive tools without dulling cutting ability
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  16. Folding Diamond Sharpener

    Folding Diamond Sharpener

    • A nice neat little tool for sharpening bonsai tools of all types
    • Fold back the two part blue cover to reveal a double sided diamond blade 20mm wide and 100mm long
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  17. Moss Trowel & Spatula Bonsai Tools Set

    Moss Trowel & Spatula Bonsai Tools Set

    £5.95

    • Chrome plated spring steel
    • Textured plastic grip
    • Overall length 250mm& 190mm
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  18. Bonsai Nylon Bark Cleaning Brush

    Bonsai Nylon Bark Cleaning Brush

    £8.50

    • Nylon bristle brush perfect for cleaning algae and moss from bonsai
    • 90mm brush length
    • 230mm overall length
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  19. Stainless Steel Spatula/Tweezer Bonsai Tool

    Combination Spatula / Tweezer Bonsai Tool - Stainless Steel

    £7.99

    • Combination angled tip tweezer / spatula
    • Polished stainless steel construction
    • Spatula for moss & weeding work
    • 210mm Overall length
    • One of our best selling tools
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  20. Disposable Brush Pack - Bonsai Tools

    Disposable Brush Pack - Bonsai Tools

    £1.25

    • 5x pack
    • 145mm overall length
    • Approx' 14mm bristle width
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  21. Bonsai Root Pick & Root Hook

    Bonsai Root Pick & Root Hook

    £6.95

    • High density black plastic handles
    • 205mm straight root pick
    • 170mm curved root hook
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  22. Bonsai Re-Potting Root Hook

    Bonsai Re-Potting Root Hook

    £4.95

    • Heavy wire root hook with red vinyl handle
    • 215mm overall length
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  23. Heavy Duty 3 Prong Root Rake

    Heavy Duty 3 Prong Root Rake

    £21.00

    • Made in Japan by Kikuwa
    • Great for collecting trips as well as repotting larger trees
    • Immensely strong carbon steel and hardwood handle
    • 210mm overall length
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  24. Self Igniting Gas Torch

    Self Igniting Gas Torch

    £22.00

    • Super slim adjustable flame gas torch
    • Runs on standard gas lighter fuel (not supplied)
    • Very good quality item
    • Multitudes of uses around the workshop & kitchen
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  25. Bonsai Tool Cleaner - Flexible Abrasive Block

    Bonsai Tool Cleaner - Flexible Abrasive Block

    £5.50

    • Flexible rubber abrasive block
    • Removes sap and rust leaving tools clean ready to use
    • 40x50x20mm overall size
    • 120 grit fine abrasive
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  26. Bonsai Root Pick - Stainless Steel Chopstick

    Bonsai Root Pick - Stainless Steel Chopstick

    £10.95

    • The ultimate chop stick
    • Hexagonal section stainless steel tool
    • Ideal for working soil out of or into fibourous roots of Bonsai Trees
    • A very handy piece of kit
    • 180mm overall length
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  27. Bonsai Bark Stripper

    Bonsai Bark Stripper & Wood Carving Hook Knife

    £21.97

    • Outstanding quality hook knife, hand made from the very best materials
    • Remove bark faster than power tools
    • Razor sharp carbon steel blade
    • 170mm Overall length
    • Solid oiled beechwood handle
    • Full length tang
    • Hand made in Sweden
    • Half the price of Japanese equivalents
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  28. Rake / Spatula Stainless Steel Bonsai Tool

    Rake / Spatula Stainless Steel Bonsai Tool

    £7.99

    • Brush finished heavy stainless steel
    • Great for repotting and mossing work
    • 256mm overall length
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  29. Combination Rake / Tweezer Bonsai Tool - Stainless Steel

    Combination Rake / Tweezer Bonsai Tool - Stainless Steel

    £7.99

    • Combination rake / tweezer bonsai tool
    • Polished stainless steel
    • Perfect for re-potting and maintenance work
    • 224mm Overall length
    • One of our best selling tools
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  30. Scalpel and 25 Blades Bonsai Tool

    Scalpel and 25 Blades - Bonsai Tool

    £3.95

    • A great quality hard plastic handle
    • Knurled brass blade grip
    • Complete with 25 replacement blades
    • Safe blade disposal box
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  31. Bonsai Pick Hook & Lever Pack

    Bonsai Pick Hook & Lever Pack

    £7.95

    • Tough high density plastic handles
    • Powder coated steel shafts
    • 5 Piece set just £7.95
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  32. Bonsai Steel Deadwood Cleaning Brush

    Bonsai Steel Deadwood Cleaning Brush

    £1.95

    • 190mm overall
    • 22mm head diameter
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  33. S17 - Stainless Steel Bonsai Tweezers - Straight Bud Tweezers

    Combination Straight Tweezer / Spatula Bonsai Tool - Stainless Steel

    £7.99

    • Combination spatula / tweezer
    • Straight tip bud tweezer
    • Nice polished stainless steel construction
    • 210mm Overall length
    • One of our best selling tools
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  34. Steel Chopstick / Weeder Bonsai Tool

    Steel Chopstick / Weeder Bonsai Tool

    £8.40

    • A really useful little tool
    • 180mm overall length
    • Carbon steel with a knurled grip
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  35. Wire Brush Set - Pair of wire brushes - Bonsai Tools

    Wire Brush Set - Pair of wire brushes - Bonsai Tools

    £3.95

    • Crimped hardened wire bristles
    • 240mm overall length
    • 140mm excluding the handle
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  36. Bonsai Care - Cleaning Brush Kit

    Bonsai Care - Cleaning Brush Kit

    £6.50

    Kit includes...
    • 1 x stiff nylon bristle brush perfect for cleaning branches, around buds or foliage and for removing lichen
    • 1 x soft brass bristle brush perfect for cleaning bark & removing moss
    • 1 x stiff stainless steel bristle brush for cleaning deadwood
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  37. NEW Special Lime Sulphur Brush - Bonsai Tools

    NEW Special Lime Sulphur Brush - Bonsai Tools

    £4.25

    • A high quality brush that's impervious to the caustic attack of lime sulphur and deadwood preservers
    • Pointed tip brush approximately 5mm diameter
    • Extensively tested in our workshop this brush lasts and lasts
    • Keeps it's shape when wet and fully loaded.
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  38. Bonsai Tweezers - Straight Tip Tweezer

    Bonsai Tweezers - Straight Tip Tweezer

    £7.85

    • Bonsai Tweezers - Straight Tip Tweezer
    • High quality sprung steel needle point tip tweezers. Perfect for cleaning out fine foliage like juniper and pines. Needle point tip.
    • Overall length 115mm
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  39. Bonsai Tweezers - Angle Tip Tweezer

    Bonsai Tweezers - Angle Tip Precision Tweezer

    £8.20

    • High quality sprung stainless steel tweezers
    • Overall length 145mm
    • Needle point 60° angled tip
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  40. Bonsai Bark Cleaning Brush - Brass Wire Brush - Bonsai Tool

    Bonsai Bark Cleaning Brush - Brass Wire Brush - Bonsai Tool

    • Brass bristles set into a plastic handle
    • Overall length 150mm
    • 55mm length of bristle area
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  41. Diamond Sharpening Pen For Bonsai Tools

    Diamond Sharpening Pen For Bonsai Tools

    £7.95

    Use this innovative tool to sharpen the intricate edges of Bonsai tools where larger 'stones' just won't go. Learn More

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