If you are having a hard time choosing between the two styles....The nylon sheath attaches to your pants, or anything really, via a clip.
The leather sheath attaches with a belt loop. The diamond sharpening rod is much more useful for sharpening the serrated edge of the hori hori.
It can be done with the sharpening stone, but it requires a lot more finesse to do so.
The hori hori is awesome! Everyone should own one, but check out some of the other products Truly Garden has to offer:
Let me know if you have any questions about our products. We hope to continually add quality products in the coming years.
Would the weeding sickle handle an over grown patch of ground on the farm that has been let go for a number of years? Meaning that the grass has a major dead grass mat. Would the sickle cut through the heavy matting of dead grass?