Hori Horis were originally used in the mountain regions of Japan, for careful and methodical excavation of plants. Part knife, part trowel , and part saw; Barebones’ modern take on this classic tool was designed with garden work in mind. Its rounded top and serrated sides make it ideal for scooping, digging, and pulling weeds. Equipped with a heat-tempered, hollow-back blade, full stainless steel tang, and comfortable walnut handle, the Hori Hori is the diverse garden tool you can use for a lifetime. A twine cutter doubles as a bottle opener, so you can open a refreshing beverage after a long day in the garden.