This knife is made specifically for harvesting thick-stalked vegetables that can dull and damage household scissors and kitchen tools. Its serrated teeth ensure a clean cut that won't injure plants and the high-carbon steel blade won't degrade if left outdoors. Specially designed to harvest without damaging vegetables. Durable high-carbon steel retains sharpness. Varnished hardwood handle with leather thong for hanging. Protective leather sheath included. 4" wide, 13" long; 6.3 oz. Designed by a company in Sheffield, England, renowned for its high-quality gardening tools.