575G – The “Right” Size Garden Hoe This is a wonderful all-purpose hoe and is a great choice for men and women alike. The head of the hoe is 5.75 inches wide. The handle is 1 1/4 wide. The hoe is sold sharp on all three sides and may be turned on it’s side to get into tight places. It’s guaranteed to stay together. A favorite with local farm markets, the blade can also be resharpened several times.