The ergo gel grip hand cultivator is used to loosen packed soil. The tool can also be used to dislodge small weeds around perennials and annuals, and it is great for smoothing soil in planters and beds. This cultivator features an ergonomic handle design with a soft gel-grip insert that cushions the hand and provides maximum comfort. The head is made of strong stainless steel for the most durability. Great for gardening in tight spaces, as well as open gardens.