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WE ARE OPEN
WEEKDAYS 10 - 8
SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS  10 - 5

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TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, THURSDAYS
9 TO 10 AM

THANK YOU FOR VISITING!
We are proud to have you among the more than 2.1 million visitors to our website since 2003.

CAN YOU WALK IN?

OUR STORE IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

FRIENDS AND VISITORS!  THIS HAS MEANT SOME CHANGES TO OUR 'TYPICAL' CHRISTMAS EXPERIENCE.
Among these are - Social Distancing, More Sanitization of Frequent Contact Points, Hand Sanitizer For All Who Enter, No Ad Hoc Returns, Controlled Access and more.  We ask for your patience as we do our best to safely permit access to what is here this season.
What about masks? Our staff use them, and we ask you to observe the NEW Region of Waterloo Bylaw that makes their use mandatory indoors.
As of Nov 7th however, we will continue to err to the side of CAUTION during the recent increases in infections as a result of Stage 3 re-opening, with firm measures to minimize contact and time spent here.
 

Here are just a few timely items for the season.
Click here to see more..
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POTTED LIVE CHRISTMAS TREES

Fully rooted container grown plants.
Many varieties and sizes - Fraser Fir, North Pole White Spruce, Baby Blue Spruce
Most From 45.99 to 149.99

** At this time of year sold without warranty **
25% OFF

PREVENT THIS - APPLY WILT-PRUF
Apply to your evergreens now to limit drying out injury.
Easy to apply - trusted for decades.
950ml RTU bottle

31.99

RABBITS & MICE CAN DO THIS?

You bet! Take steps now to protect your vulnerable plants from damage.
Grobe's has repellents, tree guards, and more.

Landscaper's Choice Ice Melter
YOU KNOW IT'S COMING... STOCK UP NOW
LANDSCAPER'S CHOICE ICE MELTER

Safe for pets and plants - works fast
Convenient 40lb pail

29.99


BEST SNOW BRUSH EVER

Soft foam non-scratch head
Telescopic 52" makes it easy to clean the largest of trucks or SUVs

32.99

PARKWOOD 3 IN 1
PLANTING MIX

30L BAGS - Reg. 4.29 ea.
3 for 11.88


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

Click here for more information

YES! I WANT TO
SAVE THIS SEASON!

Join Grobe's Preferred
Gardener Club

For Timely Email Advice and
Exclusive Pricing

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Grobe's Preferred Gardener Club
Offers You Even More!

Visit our KEYTAG PARTNERS  - the great local companies listed here and with your Preferred Gardener keytag you will enjoy even more savings plus the right advice to further enhance your gardening lifestyle. 
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Questions & Answers

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


DO YOU SHIP YOUR PLANTS?
We can deliver plants across Waterloo Region, Guelph, South Wellington County, Puslinch and environs only.
We do not ship plants into the GTA, the US or across Canada.

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.


For The Best Shaving, Beard and Personal Care Products You Will Ever Use !
Click here for more details.

Permaloc Edging
Your Ontario Source for Permaloc Edging
'The World's Best Landscape Edging'

NEW! GeoEdge Green Roof Edging Now Available
Click here for more information.

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 over 100 designs and countless customization options.

For other inquiries, contact us for more information

See us today for quality Kichler brand low-voltage landscape lighting.
Click here for more information.

 Trees - Gallery 5 

Aesculus x carnea 'McNeill's'
Here is a beautiful, round-headed tree perfectly suited for use in smaller yards. Slow growing to 35 ft. high and 25 ft. wide, it bears 10-12 inch long, dense clusters of attractive, bright-red flowers that are favored by hummingbirds. Growing best in sun, it has glossy green leaves that turn bright yellow in the autumn.

Malus sargentii 'Lollipop'
Masses of red buds burst into a cloud of white blooms on this charming little dwarf tree, followed by green foliage then miniature golden amber fruit in autumn. Growing only 5-6 ft. tall, the neat and tidy head of this 'lollipop' rarely exceeds 3 ft. in diameter. Extremely disease resistant, it does best in sun or part shade.

Malus sargentii 'Lancelot'
Brilliant red buds open to a snow-white "cloud-burst" each spring and cover the canopy on this small oval upright tree that is similar in shape to Lollipop. Crisp green foliage replace the blooms and turn golden in the autumn. The small golden fruit add to its attractiveness and persist well into the new year. Extremely disease resistant, it could reach 8 ft. tall and wide and thrives in full sun.

Malus 'Sutyzam'
This 'sweet' variety bears crisp green foliage and pale pink buds opening to sugar white blooms on an upright oval head. Masses of 1/2 inch sized red fruit follow, which offer an amazing show in the fall, through the winter and that persist well into spring. A very disease resistant crabapple variety that could grow to 20 ft. tall in sun.

Gingko biloba 'Autumn Gold'
This slow growing male selection of Gingko is a very symmetrical, upright branching tree which becomes broad and spreading at maturity. Deep green leaves turn bright yellow in the autumn. Gingkos are some of the oldest living plants on earth, with fossilized leaves from the Gingko having been found during the time of the dinosaur. Could grow 30 feet tall in sun at 6-8 inches per year.

Ginkgo biloba 'Princeton Sentry'
If space is limited, yet a sun-loving tree is desired, this gingko is worth looking at! Extremely tolerant of city conditions, it is shorter and narrower than the regular species and grows extremely slowly to 40 ft. tall and 15 ft. wide. Green leaves resembling delicate 'fans', turn stunning golden in the fall.  As it is male, it does not develop fruit.

Cercidiphyllum japonicum
Beautiful heart shaped leaves with a delicate texture makes this an excellent landscape specimen. Growing approximately 12 inches per year to 40 feet tall by approximately 25 feet wide, it has a symmetrical full head and suffers from few diseases and insects. Blue green summer foliage turns a lovely yellow or apricot orange in autumn. Interesting candy floss scent is evident in late summer or early fall as the leaves are preparing to fall.

Quercus robur x bicolor 'Regal Prince'
This newly introduced hybrid combines the pyramidal shape of the English Oak with the extreme drought resistance and hardiness of the Swamp White Oak. Dark green leaves feature silver lower surfaces, turning yellowish-brown in autumn. Growing slowly to 50 feet tall, it will thrive in both wet or dry soils.

Ivory Silk Tree Lilac

Syringa reticulata 'Ivory Silk'
This sturdy, compact, oval tree produces fragrant creamy-white flower clusters in early July. It has attractive cherry-like bark that is quite pretty in the winter. A very hardy tree that grows relatively slowly to 25 ft. tall at about 1.5 ft. a year. A perfect small tree for a residential city lot.

Tilia cordata 'Halka'
Here is a narrow, densely pyramidal dwarf 'sprite' that grows 20 ft. tall but only 10 ft. wide and is covered with heart-shaped small green leaves. Highly scented, drooping yellowish clusters attached to greenish-yellow bracts form in the mid-summer. Foliage turns bright yellow in autumn before falling.

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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
Email: info@grobenursery.com
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