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Before You Dig It Up....

PROBLEM WITH A GROBE PLANT?
A reminder...as per the warranty document all Grobe purchasers receive...

We do not settle warranty issues on weekends without a previously arranged authorization. You can start this process here.
** Please note - spring 2018 is 'late' and many plants are well behind where they would normally be due to the weather we've had. As plants can't read the calendar, notify us of your issue, but patience yet might need to be exercised in awaiting their progress.

GROBE'S VEGGIELAND 

Tomatoes
GROBE'S GOURMET TOMATOES
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Patio Tomatoes
JUMBO TOMATO PLANTS
Perfect for patio or garden
4 varieties - 15.99 ea

NOW 1/2 PRICE
Cut and Come Again Lettuce
CUT AND COME AGAIN LETTUCE
Harvest a salad, and in weeks harvest more
5.5" Bowl Reg. 6.99

2 for 10.00

GROBE'S BIG 56TH ANNIVERSARY
SALE HELD OVER...

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SALE OF MIXED SUCCULENT GARDENS
Easy to grow - easy to care for
Fresh new plants - Many styles in decorative pots
Entire stock from 13.99 - 29.99

 
20% OFF

CURRENT SPECIALS
Here are just a few of our current specials.
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Triple Blend
PARKWOOD 3 IN 1 SOIL MIX
Peat, soil an compost mix
30L bag Reg. 4.39 ea.

3 for 10.88
Tamukeyama Japanese Maple
TAMUKEYAMA WEEPING CUTLEAF
JAPANESE MAPLE

3'+ specimens  Reg. 169.99 ea.
144.88

Boxwood
GREEN VELVET BOXWOOD
Large 2 gal Reg. 39.99
33.33
Scentsation Honeysuckle
HONEYSUCKLE VINES
Many varieties in 1 and 2 gal
20% to 25% OFF
Perennials
FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND PERENNIAL BLOW OUT
ENTIRE STOCK INCLUDING GRASSES
30% OFF
Japanese Dappled Willow
JAPANESE DAPPLED WILLOW
White new growth with pink highlights
 2 gal plants Reg. 21.99

HURRY! 15.88


YES... WE HAVE IT!
100% Cypress Mulch
100% CYPRESS MULCH

For information re: supply from Nov 1st - April 1st
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Questions & Answers

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO PLANT?
See our answer here.


HOW DO I PLANT A TREE?
See our video here for the proper way.

HOW SHOULD I WATER MY PLANTS?
See our video here for the proper way.

HOW DO I OVERSEED MY LAWN?
See our video here for tips on how.


DOES GROBE'S SELL BULK SOILS?
Yes! - but only by
loose soil delivery.
See our Current Specials
in spring for more details.


  DOES GROBE'S SELL BULK MULCH?
Other than Nincompoop - we do not.
There are three excellent
reasons for using a
bagged wood mulch instead.
Click
here for the reasons.


WHAT NEW PLANTS DO
YOU HAVE THIS YEAR?

See our Plant Galleries.

ARE GROBE'S PLANTS
GUARANTEED?

Yes! See our FAQ page.

HOW DO I KNOW IF A PLANT IS DEAD?
See our FAQ page.

WHY ARE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREES SO NICE?
Because we take the time to check on the crop in the field.  See here for a 'behind the scenes' look.


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'The World's Best Landscape Edging'

NEW! GeoEdge Green Roof Edging Now Available
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Stop In and Let Them See
The Finest Outdoor Wooden Play System
Rainbow Play Systems offers the highest quality, safest, and most enjoyable wooden swing sets experience for your child. Superior wooden swing sets with over100 designs and countless customization options.

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 The Accent Is On Grow - Grobe's Blog  

The world of plants, gardening, horticulture and outdoor living as we experience it here at Grobe's is often filled with many interesting, offbeat, factual and beautiful things that we would like to share with you!  However, don't be surprised to find a few things unrelated to plants that piqued our interest posted here too.

Thursday, 22 May 2014

Clematis are lovely clinging vines that product loads of beautiful flowers in the summer as well as into the fall.

Here are just a few points to know about them:

1) They like to have their 'faces in the sun and their feet in the shade'. A sunny location works best, but mulching or placing a perennial or other plant to shade their base is a good idea.

2) They generally prefer an alkaline soil - so a little bit of lime or Parkwood 'Make It Pink' is a good soil amendment.

Additionally, they need something to wrap themselves around to hoist themselves up. A trellis or arbour is best for the purpose.

3) There are several 'classes' of clematis that determine the type of growing they do and how they are pruned. This can be very confusing for beginners, so we ensure that every plant has the pruning instructions for it on the plant label.

Alameda Homestead Nursery of Australia has excelllent pictures and descriptions of what to do when pruning your clematis - and the link to see that is here.

Clematis

4) Clematis don't really like areas where the soil doesn't percolate away from the root system quickly. Be cautious when planting in a raised bed in heavy soil conditions not to water too heavily, as they can rot if they stay wet too long.

Clematis are wonderful flowering plants with a range of colour and blossom choices to pick from - and will help to give you lots of colour in your garden.

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Grobe's Nursery and Garden Centre
1787 Greenhouse Road
R.R. #2, Breslau, Ontario, Canada N0B 1M0
Look for the Orange Buildings Just Off Kitchener-Guelph Highway #7
Phone: 519-648-2247
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