Standing about 56 inches tall and weighting about 2.5 pounds, this broom is extremely functional as well as decorative. It is an organic, locally made must have for the environmentally conscious, sustainable household. The natural color of the plant in its natural state. It seems to fit in everywhere, from the urban farmer's home to the upscale, sophisticated household that appreciates nature. Get in the habit of “hanging” your broom when not in use and it should last you for many years of daily use.