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Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year is being celebrated this year on the 1st February – and farewell to Year of the Ox…what a cow that turned out to be! We welcome the Year of the Tiger; characterised by its braveness and spontaneity,...
Twelve Days of Christmas
On the first day of xmas my true love gave to me a KOKEDAMA WITH A PALM TREE   On the second day of xmas my true love gave to me 2 ORCHIDS TO LOVE   On the 3rd day...
Why astronauts and apartments need house plants
Why are we all falling in love with plants? Interior landscaping undoubtedly looks great and styling your home with plants has become one of the top trends for interiors, but as people realise that they are also good for you,...
Gro November Mini Mag - Gift better this Christmas

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Black Friday – Find Your Perfect Plant and Pot Pairing
What’s black about Friday with these great eight green specials? HEART leaf philodendrons are the perfect gift for your sweetHEART; they also are hardy enough to outlive most relationships! Maidenhair ferns are the most coveted of all; once you’ve found...
Caring for your potted Christmas Tree
If you’ve decided to buy a real living Xmas tree, you’ll want to be able to get the most out of it. Top tree tips When you get the plant home, stand it in a suitable saucer or dish, and...
WellBeing Festive Gift Guide
Give the gift to grow this Christmas with a lush plant from Gro Urban Oasis. Lasting long after the petals have fallen, a living plant gift will grow, just like your love for years to come.     *GRO is...
Give a living plant gift from Gro Urban Oasis
Plant retailers Gro Urban Oasis are right on the money when they say that people right now are actively reassessing their lives: downsizing, going minimal, and going green. So a Christmas or Kris Kringle option that involves plants or nature is going to...
UNEARTH YOUR SENSES AND LET YOUR SPIRIT SOAR
Eden Unearthed returns for its fifth year with stunning installations in the open-air garden gallery at Macquarie Park #edenunearthed Eden Unearthed, the largest privately funded exhibition of its kind in Australia, returns to Macquarie Parks’ Eden Gardens on Monday 1...
Top 5 Gift Ideas for dad
Dad’s Desk Why not spruce up dad’s desk?  Your desk is where so much action takes place, and it makes sense to create an atmosphere of calm and inspiration there if you can.  Think peace lilies and fruit salad plants...
Wellness calendar 2021
Save or print out his monthly Wellness Calendar for inspiration and ideas to be more well every day! View Wellness Calendar (PDF)
NAIDOC week from 4th-11th July
This week is NAIDOC week from 4th-11th July. The theme for this year is Heal Country! – and is a plea “for protections of our lands, waters, sacred sites and our cultural heritage.”NAIDOC originally stood for ‘National Aborigines and Islanders...
GRO Winter Wellness Magazine 2021

Surround yourself in plant wellness this winter

Global Wellness Day
GWD is aimed at increasing awareness of ‘good living’.  So how does one cultivate wellness?  The day aims to create space in one’s life to pause and become centred for just one day, breaking free of everyday stress and bad...
World Environment Day – 5th June
The theme of this year’s World Environment Day is Ecosystem Restorationand will launch the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration. How does this relate to us here at Gro Urban Oasis?  Growing trees, greening cities, rewilding gardens – all these things are...
NEW IN(SPIRATION)
This June, our NEW IN range will launch instore and online and bring with it a lot of fresh looks across pots, vases and glassware.  Our bestselling tripods are back in new colours and styles and are just perfect for when you are...
Bee Day – 20th May
Bees are crucial to food security, with many of the world’s main food crops pollinated by them.  Australia has honeybees, imported not long after colonization, but also thousands of species of native bees, the majority of which are solitary bees,...
CALL OUT NOW ON- EDEN UNEARTHED: ART IN THE GARDEN
Eden Unearthed returns for its fifth year of stunning installations among flowers and foliage at Macquarie Park Eden Unearthed, the largest privately funded exhibition of its kind in Australia, returns to Macquarie Parks’ Eden Gardens in Spring. This showcase of...
Earth Day – 22nd April
Over 50 years ago on the 22nd ofApril, 1970 the first Earth Day took place.  In our gardens and balconies, we can still do our bit to encourage backyard biodiversity and do our bit to reduce water waste, cut our use of dangerous chemicals and...
Top 5 plant styling tips to try at home with plants
Have you greened your house yet?  We’re not talking painting the walls a lovely shade of olive or mint green, like the calming ‘green room’ behind the scenes of a TV set or theater, rather, adding living elements that transform...
GRO Autumn 2021 Magazine - The Best Time To Plant

Gro Seasonal Magazine - Autumn 2021: the best time to plant. Gardening tips, growing guides and more.