Nix Back Pain With These Helpful Gardening Seats

These gardening kneelers, seats and stools could help ease some of the strain when planting, weeding and trimming in the garden.

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May 21, 2020

Gardening can be relaxing and therapeutic, but it can be limiting for those with chronic back pain or limited mobility. Gardening seats are a great solution for those who love spending time in their garden but don't have the physical ability to get soil, plant or water their garden for hours on end. Browse our list of top-selling garden kneelers and seats and gardening stools that you can buy online.


You can take some of the strain off your back by using tools such as this ergonomically-designed rocker seat. It has a curved back, contoured seat and the height can be adjusted.

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This padded kneeler is extra wide in response to customers' desires for a larger set. It's deeper than a standard kneeler to provide more support and comfort.

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This folding stool is both durable and comfortable. It folds away easily, and you can even use it as an outdoor seat or ottoman when you're not gardening.

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$148.99 $74

This tractor-style garden scooter is a customer favorite. The steel frame can carry up to 300 pounds, and it includes a utility basket so you can haul your gardening tools easily.

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This gardener's tool seat is a complete package of portable seating and tool storage. The stool, made of steel and nylon, can be used with the tool bag underneath, or you can separate the bag for portability. Plus, it comes with five metal garden tools.

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$265.44 $109

You may use this stool as an accent piece just as much as you use it for gardening. This top-selling stool is corrosion- and stain-resistant so it will last you for years to come.

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Scoot on over to your gardening beds with this ready-to-work yard vehicle. The Scoot-N-Do Caddy has a swiveling tractor seat and a steering knob to help you turn and reach plants. The metal mesh tray below the seat and a separate basket hold tools and other items.

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A padded seat is just one of the extra features in the Strongway deluxe rolling garden seat. The seat also swivels and can be adjusted, and you can steer when seated by using the turn bar (one of two that come with the seat). You can store items in the wire basket, tray and fabric pouches around the seat.

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$159.99 $114

This teak stool can serve as a stylish and multifunctional gardening seat. You can use it when gardening, then offer it as extra seating for guests.

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This rolling garden seat has a farm look with its tractor-style seat and red hue. You can avoid stopping or squatting when gardening by using a seat, and this one is adjustable and swivels. Use the turn bar to steer the front wheel and maneuver around the yard.

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