News Release: 17th April 2023

Subject: The Sale of Green Heron Tools

The Yard and Garden ( has acquired Green Heron Tools (

About Green Heron Tools

Green Heron Tools, founded in 2008 by Ann Adams and Liz Brensinger, is a company focused on designing and manufacturing ergonomic, user-friendly tools for gardening and landscaping. With a mission to reduce strain and injury in gardening and agricultural tasks, the company innovated many product and service solutions.

The product line-up includes award-winning, patented ergonomic cultivating tools and other specialist weeding tools, trimmers, and cutting tools.

About The Yard and Garden

The Yard and Garden was originally started in 2014 by Sarah Johnson and Tom Williams and has since been acquired by current owner Ben Hilton (NuVirtu Ltd) in 2019. The company specializes in providing high-quality gardening and landscaping products and services. Offering a wide range of solutions, for amateur and professional gardeners.

The company aims to inspire beautiful and sustainable outdoor spaces by supporting its readers with expert knowledge and high-quality gardening products.

A Message from The Management Team

Our e-commerce store is closed as of Feb. 21, 2022, and more recently has been acquired by

The Management team of Green Heron Tools would like to thank everyone for all the hard work and efforts to help us succeed in our goals over the past 25 years.

The gardening tools, equipment, and content that we created will be transferred to The Yard and Garden so they can continue to develop the portfolio. Offering gardeners first-class support in all aspects of gardening and gardening tools.

For Further Information Contact: – owned and operated by NuVirtu Ltd

Registered Office

NuVirtu Ltd
27 Old Gloucester Street, London
United Kingdom