Steel and Rosewood Serpette

$ 35.00

This rose wood handled pruning knife or "serpette" is an essential piece for any gardeners' kit, and useful for all sort of pruning or harvesting inside one's greenhouse or outside in the garden. The knife is made with a high-grade stainless steel 7cms cutting length blade, pinned secure. The handle is solid rosewood. This little knife makes and elegant gift for any gardner.

Made in Auvergne, France.


Solid Rosewood handle. Stainless steel cutting blade.  

Dimensions: 7 cm blade |10 cm handle - Open length 17cm (6.5")

Care of forged Secateurs and Tools

As with all hand forged tools, they are made to last.  However, there are some common sense rules as to care that will allow your purchase to better serve you.  Here are some suggestions on how to care for your Arno products.

- Do not soak in or leave to soak in water.
- Do not leave outside after use.

- Please do wipe clean with a damp or dry cloth after each use.
- Please do allow to air dry.
- Please do oil the blades and joints often to protect from corrosion.
- Please do store in a dry place.


Arno is a small manufacturer in the Auvergne region of France who have been making cutting tools and secateurs since 1927. Their expertise in the design and manufacture of forged precision cutting tools is highly regarded by professional gardeners and the garden tool industry. These tools are in use throughout the vineyards & olive groves of France. 

Their comprehensive range gives a full choice of cutting tools for any important work in the garden, for professional and amateur gardener alike.  The tools are made of forged high-grade stainless steel and have been designed for maximum ergonomic comfort, as well as incorporating strength and durability in all the mechanical parts. These secateurs will give years and years of good solid use.

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