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Is Echo’s cordless hedge trimmer as good as a petrol model?

Cordless hedge trimmers have come of age, with many professional gardeners opting for cordless over petrol. At Which? we’re seeing more manufacturers bring out powerful cordless models, including the Echo...

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Can Stihl’s £99 cordless leaf blower clear up your garden this autumn?

A new cordless leaf blower costing just £99 is now available from Stihl. The company is best known for its high-end, costly garden machinery for professional gardeners. This leaf blower,...

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Which? tries out new Makita cordless chainsaw

Makita has released a cordless chainsaw that uses twin 18V batteries to give extra power. In our trials, we haven’t been impressed by many cordless chainsaws, as they often fail...

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Are Stihl’s £99 garden power tools a bargain?

Stihl has released a new range of tools for small gardens. The company is best known for its powerful machines for professionals, and we have seen many Stihl Best Buys in...

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Is the Lidl 4-in-1 garden petrol multi-tool worth £129?

  Lidl will sell its 4-in-1 multi-tool from 2 July 2017. This petrol machine can be turned into a strimmer, long-reach hedge trimmer, brushcutter or pole pruner. It’s priced at just...

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Which? reveals the best new cordless strimmers

Which? has reviewed ten new strimmers, including eight cordless models from top brands including Bosch, Black & Decker, Gtech and Stihl. Some were excellent and won us over with their...

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Which? tries new Aldi cordless gardening tools

Aldi is offering a cordless hedge trimmer and a cordless strimmer for £39.99 each this Easter Monday. But are they worth buying? Cordless tools are great for the garden. You...

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Which? reveals the best composts for containers

Our tests have uncovered two great peat-free composts for containers, but you’ll have to pay more for them for some other composts. Only Which? carries out independent tests to find the...

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Which? reveals the best growing bags

This year we found huge differences in quality when we tested growing bags. Our Best Buy scored 71%, while one scored just 46%. However, more shocking was the discovery that...

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Are plants and garden tools cheaper at Aldi and Lidl?

Aldi and Lidl regularly offer plants and gardening special buys, especially through the spring. Are these are a bargain or can you find them cheaper elsewhere?

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