Laura's Edition 2" x 36" Auger

Laura's Edition 2" x 36" Auger



*Drills sold separately

See what Laura from Garden Answer has to say about Laura’s Edition of our 2" x 36" Tree Planting Auger Bit.


  • 2" x 36" Laura's Edition Tree Planting Auger Bit


Discover the Power Planter Laura Edition - a versatile 36-inch auger bit, perfect for garden enthusiasts. Named after Garden Answer's Laura, this auger is Ideal for digging holes for trees, shrubs, and termite bait stations as it powers through most loose soil types with ease. Its durable construction and long reach make it an essential tool for gardeners seeking efficiency and effectiveness.

Suggested Use

  • Planting bare-root trees and shrub saplings
  • Planting grass plugs and 6-pack annuals
  • Deep-feeding and aerating trees or shrubs
  • Removing weeds
  • Installing termite bait stations
  • Digging post holes
  • Use as a sand and beach umbrella auger
  • Installing Root Quencher Jr. 
  • Mixing soil amendments, fertilizer, or mortar for hardscaping products

Compatible Tools

  • Drills with a ½-inch chuck
  • Minimum 18V drill needed
  • Drill sold separately
  • Safety Notice: Avoid use with impact driver drills, drill bit extensions from other manufacturers, or sockets

Product Description

Product Details

Product Specs

"The 2” size is my go-to for planting starts in 4 and 6 packs, plugs, and bulbs. This ‘Laura Edition” is slightly lighter than the normal 2” but is still just as durable. I prefer the 36” length because it allows me to drill holes standing up and it’s a great back saver."

The Do It All 36-Inch Auger Bit

Embrace gardening with the Power Planter Laura Edition Auger. This 36-inch auger bit, used by Laura in her engaging videos, is ideal for effortlessly planting bare-root trees and saplings. Its robust design cuts through light-medium soils for most gardening and landscaping tasks around the home. As Laura's auger of choice, it's perfect for not only gardening but also installing termite bait stations and planting grass plugs. The Laura edition auger adds efficiency to your gardening tasks, ensuring deep feeding and aeration for your greenery. Compatible with ½-inch hex drive drills (drill not included), this tool embodies the spirit of Garden Answer's innovative and approachable gardening techniques.

Plant bare root trees, shrub saplings, grass plugs, 6 packs of annuals, or deep-feed and aerate all your trees or shrubs. This boring tool does it all. It even works great for small post hole digging and as a sand and beach umbrella auger.

Perfect for Root Quencher Jr. Installations

The Laura Edition Auger’s 2-inch diameter is perfectly suited for Root Quencher Jr. underground watering systems. Drill a hole effortlessly and install the system, ensuring targeted water delivery directly to the roots of smaller plants and in tighter spaces. It's a must-have tool for effective and easy installation of subterranean watering solutions.

Increase Efficiency With The Garden Answer Auger

The Garden Answer auger eliminates bending when planting, digging, or destroying weeds. It features a 2-inch diameter and 36-inch length. The auger has a rugged, 5/8-inch shaft made from 18-inches of thick, durable, 100% steel, 10-gauge flighting.

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California Prop 65 Disclosure


  • Made in the USA
  • Painted glossy black enamel
  • Fits 1/2-inch hex drive drills.
  • Minimum voltage recommendation = 18V -20V cordless drill – see our Auger Guide. Electric drill with side handle preferred for safety.



  • Rugged, 5/8-inch 100% steel shaft with 18 inches of 10-gauge flighting
  • 2 inches in diameter
  • Digs holes 35 inches deep
  • *Drills sold separately.
  • Safety Notice: Do not use earth augers with impact driver drills, drill bit extensions or sockets.


Guides, Manuals, & Docs

  • Use the Auger Guide to pick the right auger for your project


4.5 lbs


36 × 4 × 4 in





Soil or Use

Light-Medium Duty or Home Use

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