About Mantis lawn and garden products

Mantis lawn and garden products  biography and history

Mantis history dates

No Mantis biography is complete without highlighting the 20 lb. Mantis Tiller/Cultivator. This lightweight, compact, and versatile small tiller does the work of tillers twice its size, tearing through the hardest soil in minutes. This tough little tiller has been empowering gardeners around the world since 1980. Built for a lifetime of usage, this tiller became the model for the products that followed. We’ve spent four decades creating compact lawn and garden products packed with big performance and we continue to improve on our product engineering, innovative design and high-quality manufacturing. After all, this is the Mantis standard. Learn more about why Mantis products are best in class.

Global Mantis

Mantis lawn and garden products are found around the world. From Canada to New Zealand - Mantis owners have benefited from the big performance of the mini tillers and the reliability of the ComposTumbler products. Information about global Mantis availability for customers outside of the United States and Canada is located on the How to Buy page.

The Mantis Brand

The Mantis brand is one of three brands within the Schiller Grounds Care brand family. Located in Southampton, Pennsylvania, Schiller Grounds Care also produces Classen turf care equipment and Little Wonder debris management equipment.

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Little Wonder Brand Outdoor Power Equipment by Schiller Grounds Care
Classen Brand Outdoor Power Equipment by Schiller Grounds Care