Here you will find supplies for picking, pruning and tools for plant support and maintenance.

Kick Stool

13″ High X 16″ Diameter at the base, step stool glides easily on retractable, heavy-duty rubber casters. Anti-skid bottom ring firmly grips floor when stool is in use. Rugged ABS construction supports up to 300 lbs. Steps feature slip-resistant rubber tread. Kick it into position, then step up – the casters retract and the anti-skid bottom ring holds you and the stool in place. The long lasting material will not rust, dent, or peel. Reach your tall crops or use it as a seat.

Part# 5E896   Color-Black   Ship Wght – 9.5#   Price – $93.75 

Garden Scoot Sitting Carts
Scoot your way through gardening without the usual strain on your back. The Garden Scoot’s comfy, tractor-style seat is contoured, air-vented and swivels 360°. Its wide tires roll easily through loose, well-tilled or mulched soil. Includes an accessory tray.

  • Heavy duty steel frame
  • Weather resistant powder coated finish
  • Big 10” pneumatic tires
  • 300 lb. weight capacity
  • Swivel tractor seat with adjustable height
  • Durable polypropylene tray

Seat dimensions: 13-1/4” L x 17′ L x 7-1/2” H;
Tray dimensions: 17” L x 15-1/2” W x 3” D;
Overall dimensions: 33” L x 17-1/2” W x 23” H;
Weight: 30 lbs.

Part#- 5E898     Desc-  Garden Scoot 4-Wheel Cart     Ship Wght-  30#     Price-  $69.95    


  • Rugged and Lightweight Design
  • Satin etched & anodized for looks and max weather resistance.
  • Pans are 7 & 12 cubic foot sizes, and are interchangeable.
  • Polyethylene pan is leak proof & ultraviolet ray inhibited
  • 20″ heavy-duty spoke wheels with ball bearings, pneumatic tires and thorn-proof tubes roll smoothly over rough ground
  • 16″ diameter tires for maximum floatation in deep snow or mud.
  • 12 cu/ft cart can now be sent by Ground Service
  • When ordering, please specify Tires and Color Choices.
  • Typically anticipate 3 weeks to ship
Container Size
7 cubic Ft. 12 cubic Ft.
28″ High 32″ High
32″ Max W 34″ Max W
56″ Length 58″ Length
35 # Weight 40 # Wght
Tire Diameter
16.6″ 20″
Load Cap. 600# Load Cap.
Med. Green /
Royal Blue
Med. Green /
Royal Blue
Tread Width 4″ Tread Width 2″
Estimated Freight on
7 Cu/Ft Cart
$51.00 East Coast
$53.00 West Coast
Estimated Freight on
12 Cu/Ft Cart
$107.00 East Coast
$113.00 Central  States
$118.00 West Coast
1C001 Smart Cart 7 cu.ft. Dim Wght $269.95
1C002 Smart Cart 12 cu.ft. Dim Wght $289.95
1C003 Smart Cart Pan 7 cu.ft. Dim Wght $110.95
1C004 Smart Cart Pan 12 cu.ft. Dim Wght $128.95

Shears, Corona Thinning
Florist and thinning shears with curved blade for picking fruit, light thinning in shrubbery, etc. Forged steel. Vinyl grip. 7 3/4 ” long

Part#- 5E213   Ship Wght-  .44#   Price 1-5/ea-  $18.30  Price 6-11/ea-  $17.10  Price 12-23/ea-  $15.50  

ARS Curved Fruit Pruners

  • The curved blade of the pruner cuts fruit without damaging it,even when it is near a stem.
  • The non-slip grips combine extra stability with fatigue-reducing comfort.
  • The blades are made of High Carbon Tools Steel.
  • Overall length is 61/4″.

Part#- 5E212   Ship Wght-  .20#   Price -  $17.75      

ARS Straight Fruit Pruners
The clear-cut choice for durability and dependability is the ARS straight-tip short nose pruner.

  • Made of tool steel and Marquench hardened, this pruner is designed to cut buds, gather vegetables and pick fruit.
  • The non-slip grips combine extra stability with fatigue-reducing comfort.
  • The blades are made of High Carbon Tools Steel. Overall length is 61/4″.

Part#- 5E211   Ship Wght-  .20#   Price -  $17.75      

Plant Calipers new-ani.gif (3875 bytes)
Caliper2.jpg (10195 bytes)Use this smooth-moving slide caliper for easy quick inside, outside, step and depth measurements.

  • Graduations in millimeters and 16ths
  • Lightweight durable polymer construction

Part#- 5E210   Ship Wght-  .35#   Price -  $2.99     

Plant Clips 3/4″
Plant clips are used to support the weight of the plant when they start to get to their mature size. The back of the clip goes on a piece of twine then around the stem of the plant. The clip is designed to hold the twine tightly and won’t slip. The clips are a must with heavy plants like tomatoes or cucumbers.

Black Plant Clips

Part Number Quantity Ship Wght Price
1W260B Packages of (100) .25# $7.50
1/2 Case (3000) 9.7# $ 35.97
1 Case (6000) 18.9# $ 54.50
2 – 4 Cases (6000) 18.9# $ 52.25 / case
5 -17 Cases (6000) 18.9# $ 51.25 / case
18 – 23 Cases (6000) 18.9# $ 46.95 / case
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Clear Plant Clips

Part Number Quantity Ship Wght Price
1W260     Packages of (100) .21# $6.50
5E050B-Half   1/2 Case (3000) 8.0# $ 34.47
5E050B     1 Case (6000) 16# $ 52.50
2 – 4 Cases (6000) 16# $ 50.25 / case
5 -17 Cases (6000) 16# $ 49.25 / case
18 – 23 Cases (6000) 16# $ 44.95 / case
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Grafting clips for tomato rootstock.

Increasingly greenhouse tomato growers are using grafting to both decrease susceptibility to root diseases and to increase fruit production through increased plant vigor. These Clips and the instructional video should give you all you need to try your hand at grafting.

  • Specially developed for various types of plants according to graft Japanese seed method, called the head-grafting.
  • Made of soft, flexible material with the proper light transmission. This material ensures easy grafting and prevents damage to the plant during the grafting and during the further growth of the plant.

Click Here for the Grafting Paper

Part # Description Qty Price/100 Shipping Wght -

Grafting Clips 1.5mm

100 $ 4.30 0.02#
500 $ 4.00
1000 $ 3.70
5000 $ 3.50

Grafting Clips 2.0mm

100 $ 4.90 0.02#
500 $ 4.50
1000 $ 4.20
5000 $ 3.90
1G125 Grafting Clips 2.5mm 100 $ 5.20 0.02#
500 $ 4.85
1000 $ 4.46
5000 $ 4.25
1G200 Video, Grafting Instructions 1 $ 9.95 .2#

Tomato Pollinator

The pollinator uses a AA battery to drive a counterweight that, when loosely held, does an excellent job of vibrating the cluster of blossoms. Tomato flowers must be pollinated vigorously to get larger and more uniform fruit by increasing seed count.

Part#- 5E846     Desc-  Pollinator II (Battery Not Included) Ship Wght-  .16#     Price-  $15.95    

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Introducing a revolutionary new concept in pollination! A unique operating principle that uses a small DC motor as the power source, and a wobble type bearing that converts the rotary motion into linear motion.

  1. Machined from durable and long-lasting plastics, and aluminum.
  2. An exclusive variable speed control knob allows user to adjust the amount of vibration for optimum pollination.
  3. Operates on  6 volt battery.
  4. Produces a very high quality vibration with a stronger movement than the old style pollinator. Uses only slightly more power, but has much better pollination.
  5. Power consumption varies with operation speed, but a typical operating speed will draw 1/2 ampere at 6 volts.

Click Here to See 6 Volt Battery

Part#- 5E847     Desc-  Ultima Pollinator (6V Battery Not Included) Ship Wght-  2#    Price-  $174.95    

MAX Ht-B Tapener Machine
Max Tapener.JPG (54889 bytes) tapenertape.jpg (12041 bytes)The Tapener machine is an excellent tool for binding plants or vegetables to stakes or twine. One squeeze on the handle staples the tape to itself & cuts it. Another squeeze, & the tape is pulled open for the next binding. Much faster than twist ties or clips. Order 1 box each of the tape & staples with the machine. One razor blade is included.
Use between plant clips to hold your tomatoes & cucumbers next to the twine.

Part#- 5E850     Desc-  Tapener Machine                     Ship Wght-  1.5#    Price-  $59.95    
Part#- 5E854     Desc-  12 Rolls of tape (80′/roll)     Ship Wght-  1.5#    Price-  $12.95     
Part#- 5E852     Desc-  4800 Staples                              Ship Wght-  .28#    Price-  $3.40      
Part#- 5E853     Desc-  3 Serrated Blades                     Ship Wght-  .06#    Price-  $6.95      

Continuous monofilament plastic with about 10,000 feet per spool. There are two spools in a carton. Loop overhead wire and use 2 plant clips  to secure the free end of twine to the support twine.

Part#- 5E124   Ship Wght-  11#   Price 1-3/ea-  $23.95  Price 4-7/ea-  $21.50
Price 8+/ea-  $20.00   

Tomato Hook
Tomahooks Long.JPG (18393 bytes)This stainless steel twine holder can be purchased with 39′ of twine (10′ of freefall twine); or without twine. You can wind your own by hand during the off season. The Tomahook measures 7″ long and hangs from your overhead support wire. One turn lowers the plants the correct distance. Will hold up to 39′ of twine.

Part#- 5E234  Desc-  Tomahooks w/twine  500/box  Ship Wght-35#  Price 1/ea-  $139.95  Price 2+/ea-  $128.50 
Part#- 5E238  Desc-  Tomahooks no twine  400/box  Ship Wght-22#  Price 1/ea-  $54.50  Price 4+/ea-  $47.75    

This item will ship direct from the manufacturer ONLY

New at Hydro-Gardens is the ROLLERPLAST. This latest addition to our range of greenhouse products is suitable for one or two growing seasons. Each replaceable spool, has 12 meters (39 Feet) of twine. Especially easy and comfortable to use, the RollerPlast’s attractive price also provides our customers with an economic alternative to existing methods. Much more inexpensive than the metal frames.

Body & Spools are shipped unassembled.
Instructions are included to assemble them.

For a complete set, you MUST buy one Body and one Spool.

Assembly / Operating Instructions Click Here (PDF Format)

Part#- 5E116B  Desc-  RollerPlast Body  450/box    Ship Wght-25#  Price 1/ea-  $65.50  Price 2-4/ea-  $62.25    
Part#- 5E116S  Desc-  RollerPlast Spools  450/box  Ship Wght-28#  Price 1/ea-  $97.95  Price 2-4/ea-  $95.75    

Part#- 5E116   Desc-  RollerPlast Complete / Each  Ship Wght-.10#  Price 1/ea-  $0.65  Price 50/ea-  $0.56    

Tomato Rollerhook with Twine
A new, unique twine holder that will quickly replace all other support methods now available.  This heavy gauge wire support hangs on your overhead wires with two loops. The plastic spool of twine is guaranteed for 3 years, and comes with 82′ of twine – enough for 3 years for many growers.  At the end of the twine, simply purchase a new spool (5E055) filled with twine.  To use, simply support the plant and depress the side of the wire spring to release the twine off the spool.

Frames & Spools are shipped unassembled.
Instructions are included to assemble them.

For a complete set, you MUST buy one Frame and one Spool.

Part#- 5E056  Desc-  RollerHook Frames  550/box    Ship Wght-30#  Price 1-3/ea-  $152.25  Price 4-7/ea-  $133.75    
Part#- 5E055  Desc-  RollerHook Spools  550/box     Ship Wght-52#  Price 1-3/ea-  $201.00  Price 4-7/ea-  $185.95    

Part#- 5E058  Desc-  RollerHook Complete / Each     Ship Wght-1.5#  Price 1-99/ea-  $1.03  Price 100+/ea-  $0.98    

Truss Hook J1

Truss Hook J3

Tomato Truss “J1″ Hook
Used extensively in Europe and Canada. This J-shaped hook will support that cluster of tomatoes that has an extended truss arm. Re-use these items. Standard pack is 5,000 per case. Hook under truss arm and onto the twine.

Tomato Truss “J3″ Hook

  • A supporting hook that prevents damage to the cluster stem.
  • Triple length cluster for superior adjustment.
  • Unique design that enables and extremely fast operation.
  • Easy function.

Part#- 5E220           Desc-  Tomato Truss “J1″ Hook (100 PKG)              Ship Wght- 2oz  Price 1/ea-  $2.95        
Part#- 5E222-J1      Desc-  Tomato Truss “J1″ Hook (Box of 5,000)    Ship Wght- 9.0#  Price 1/ea-  $54.95   
Part#- 5E222-J1M  Desc-  Tomato Truss “J1″ Hook (Case of 15,000)    Ship Wght- 27.0#  Price 1/ea-  $153.25   

Part#- 5E220J3     Desc-  Tomato Truss “J3″ Hook (100 PKG)              Ship Wght- 2oz  Price 1/ea-  $2.95        
Part#- 5E222        Desc-  Tomato Truss “J3″ Hook (Box of 5,000)    Ship Wght- 9.0#  Price 1/ea-  $54.95   
- 5E222M  Desc-  Tomato Truss “J3″ Hook (Case of 15,000)    Ship Wght- 27.0#  Price 1/ea-  $153.25    

Arch Support- 6mm

Supporting arch for the flower stem. Important:
To be used during the flowering stage before fruit sets on cluster.
Once fruit sets use J-Hooks.

Excellent grip of the stem.
Width: 6 mm.
Sold by Box of 5,000 or Case of 20,000

Part#- 5E054    Desc-  Arch Support / 6mm (5k / Box)              Ship Wght- 6#  Price 1/ea-  $64.25      
Part#- 5E054C    Desc-  Arch Support / 6mm (20k / Case)       Ship Wght- 24#  Price 1/ea-  $229.95      

All products & prices are subject to change at any time.

P.O. Box 25845
Colorado Springs, CO 80936-5845