Hori-Hori means "dig-dig"! These knives are truly multipurpose - weed, plant, divide perennials, even cut sod. They are beveled for shoveling and have a serrated edge for sawing - perfect to remove those stubborn weeds! The tip is super sharp and easily slides under weeds to pop them out from the roots. The blade is marked for depth measurement for easy planting. Carbon Tool Steel blade is extra strong. Vinyl sheath included.