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Stikkan® Cast Iron Wall-Mounted Kindling Wood Splitter

Stikkan® Cast Iron Wall-Mounted Kindling Wood Splitter
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Straight from snowy Sweden comes the best way to make kindling we've found yet! The ingenious Stikkan is a simple and safe wall-mounted handtool that produces kindling quickly and easily no more hatchets, near misses or bending.

Simply attach the Stikkan Kindling Splitter to your wall, insert a log, and lower the steel cutting wedge to produce a nearly effortless kindling supply. The streamlined European design is durably crafted from cast iron with a black finish for a lifetime of use.

Stikkan is easily mounted on the wood shed wall, by the fireplace or wood stove, or on the back porch. Stikkan was invented 1982 by Tormod Lie in Telemarken, Norway, and is now manufactured in Sweden. Now available in the USA - only at Plow & Hearth!

• Original Stikkan® cast iron kindling maker
• The easier, safer and more efficient way to make kindling
• Wall-mounted design with safety lock
• No need for hatchet, axe, bending or near misses
• Elegant European design is durable and long-lasting

23"L x 3-1/4"W x 5-1/4"D

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The Olla: A Brief History

Olla (Spanish, pronounced “oh-ya”) jars have been around since ancient times. Made of unglazed ceramic, ollas traditionally have short, narrow necks with wider bodies, and are made in a variety of shapes. They have been used for thousands of years for cooking, storage, and plant irrigation.

When used to irrigate plants, an olla is buried neck-deep in the ground near a plant’s roots, with the opening of the olla extended above the soil so that it can be filled with water periodically. The porous walls of the unglazed pottery allow the water to seep through gradually, constantly and consistently hydrating the plants without overwatering them – and without wasting precious water to evaporation or runoff.

The use of ollas for irrigation was introduced to the American Southwest by Spanish conquistadors during Colonial times, becoming very common among Native American tribes and Hispanic settlers. Though the technique gave way to more modern methods of irrigation some time ago, its superior efficiency, coupled with its simplicity, has caused it to make a comeback. Though the technique has changed little since its introduction, today’s ollas are usually capped off, making them even more water-efficient.

Perfect for home gardens, Ollas are a super-easy, eco-friendly, less time-consuming way to water annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables and plants of all kinds in dry, sandy soil, very hot or drought-prone areas, raised beds, and even pots, planters and hanging baskets. Fill the olla before you leave on a short vacation to enjoy worry-free watering – and a smaller water bill!

How it Works:

Water is pulled directly through the terra-cotta!

Read more about Ollas on our blog.

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