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GROBE'S NURSERY YARD, GREENHOUSE AND STORE
ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

FRIENDS AND VISITORS!  THIS HAS MEANT SOME CHANGES TO THE 'TYPICAL' GARDEN CENTRE EXPERIENCE.
Among these are - Social Distancing, More Sanitization of Frequent Contact Points, Hand Sanitizer For All Who Enter, No Ad Hoc Returns, Online Diagnoses of Issues, 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.
As limitations continue to be lifted we will be reviewing/altering our protocols in due course. As of August 18th however, we will continue to err to the side of CAUTION until the full effects of Stage 3 re-opening are more fully known.
We are sorry.. but we continue to ask that no children (13 and younger) come to visit at this time.

Store Hours

WE ARE OPEN
SUMMER HOURS
MONDAYS - CLOSED
TUESDAYS TO FRIDAYS  10 - 6
SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  10 - 5
OPEN THANKSGIVING DAY  12 - 5

THANK YOU FOR VISITING!
We are proud to have you among the more than 2 million visitors to our website since 2003.

Here are just a few of our current specials.
Click here to see more..
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FALL BULBS NOW HERE!
All your favourites including tulips, daffodils and more
SAVE 20%

THEY'RE HERE!
GROBE'S FROST HARDY MUMS

8" pots - Reg. 8.99 ea. with buds
3 for 22.88
JUMBO 12" pots - Reg. 28.99 ea.
2 for 55.00

GARLIC PLANTING SEASON

Large locall grown hardneck garlic perfect for planting
Protects against vampires and amorous spouses
1 bulb of cloves - 1.99 ea

3 for 5.55

ROSE OF SHARON TREEFORMS

Late summer flowering tree with large blossoms
Four varieties
4' - 5' tall in 7 gal - Reg. 94.99

15% OFF
Comfort Maple
PLANT A TRUE PIECE OF CANADIAN HISTORY!
COMFORT SUGAR MAPLE
Reputed as the oldest heritage sugar maple in Canada (500 years), the Comfort Maple is found in Pelham, ON.
The 'babies' of this remarkable tree might be used to mark a special moment in time for all Canadians - or just you!
Good sized 200cm 12 gal

169.99

ACTI-SOL HEN MANURE
5-3-2

Deters squirrels
10kg bags Reg. 25.99

30% OFF

PARKWOOD 3 IN 1
PLANTING MIX

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

EBONY MAGIC BLACK CEDAR MULCH
2 CU FT BAGS - Reg. 7.99

7 for 53.55
14 BAGS (1 CU YD) = $107.10

WITH ANY EXTRA EASILY GARAGE STORED
AND YOU CAN GET IT IN YOUR CAR


NATURE'S SOURCE ALL-PURPOSE PLANT FOOD
Concentrated sustainable 10-4-3 fertilizer from soybean extract
Yes.. it's what we use.
32 oz with Hose End Sprayer Reg. 19.99

13.88


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

Click here for more information

YES! I WANT TO
SAVE THIS SEASON!

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Gardener Club

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Offers You Even More!

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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 !
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Permaloc Edging
Your Ontario Source for Permaloc Edging
'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 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.
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 Trees - Gallery 8 
Regal Petticoat Maple

Acer pseudoplatanus 'Tunpetti'
Since it's Canadian discovery in 2002 (and now available for the first time), Regal Petticoat Maple has garned much attention in the horticultural industry due to its hardiness, soil adaptability, disease and pest resistance and salt and drought tolerance. It offers superior leaf colouration in spring, summer foliage that is dark glossy green with a deep velvety purple underside, and an incredible fall colour show : leaves turning aspen yellow on top and bright magenta pink on the underside accented with with reds, oranges, and salmons. It grows to 40 ft. tall by 30 feet wide.  * Available by special order.

Dawyck Gold Pyramidal Beech

Fagus sylvatica 'Dawyck Gold'
Dawyck Gold Pyramidal Beech has attractive lime green foliage which emerges bright gold in spring. A dense narrow upright columnar tree, the serrated pointy leaves turn a strong coppery-bronze in the fall, and it's smooth silver bark contributes to its winter interest. It will grow at a moderate to slow pace to be about 45 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of roughly 15 feet. 

Butterflies Magnolia

This pretty tree is noted for its non-fading yellow flowers, compact pyramidal form and hardiness to both heat and cold. It typically grows as an upright, pyramidal tree to 18-20’ tall with a single trunk althought it can sometimes be found as a multi-stemmed shrub. The upright, tulip-like, yellow flowers are 4" to 5” across and bloom in early spring. Best if it is planted in the sun on well-drained soils.  ** Available by special order.

White Mulberry

Morus alba
The larger growing brother to the popular Weeping Mulberry, this fast growing tree has glossy deep green leaves (famous as the food for silkworms) and flavourful dark red fruit in late summer. It grows to 50 feet tall by 35 feet wide in all soil conditions.  **Not currently available.

Tower Poplar

Populus x canescens 'Tower'
Tower Poplar is a fast growing, tall columnar tree that closely resembles the Swedish Columnar Aspen. It produces no fluff, requires minimal maintenance and no pruning. It can tolerate drought and thrives in poor soils. Tower Poplar is most commonly planted in shelterbelts and as a privacy or shade tree on larger sites as it grows to 50 feet tall by 10 feet tall. ** Available by special order.

Copper Curls Japanese Tree Lilac

Syringa pekinensis 'Sundak'
This rare tree is related to Japanese tree lilac, but is marked by its distinctive orangey to copper coloured peeling bark which gives it a unique 'birchy' look. A durable and pest resistant tree with white fragrant flowers in late June, it grows to about 25 feet tall by 18 to 20 feet wide in sun or light shade.  ** Available by special order.

Lila Wonder Lilac Treeform

Syringa vulgaris 'Lila Wonder'
Fragrant lilac purple and white bi-coloured blossoms mark this stunning single stemmed lilac tree. A perfect hardy small tree or garden accent that could grow to 10' tall, the flowers are densely held and bloom in June. Lilac trees grow best on well drained soils and bloom best with the most sun exposure possible. 

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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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