New In-Store (Autumn and Winter 2018)

We care about you, the South African gardener, so here is a space which features all of the brand new products available at your local GCA Garden Centre!

Note: Not all products are available at all GCA garden centres. Call ahead to see if they have what you’re after. 

Click here to view the details of the GCA garden centres in your region!

Product Name: Petunia Designer 'Inksplash'

Description: A unique cascading Petunia with a vigorous habit. Must be planted in full sun and does not require plenty of water. Ideal for hanging baskets and containers, but will also perform in beds that have good drainage.

Availability: Available almost all year, except for June & July. Can be bought in Gauteng, Vaal, Mpumalanga, North west, Limpopo up to Polokwane, Gaborone and Francistown.

Product Name: Calibrachoa Can Can 'Bumble Bee'

Description: A unique colour of Calibrachoa from the ‘Can can’ range that forms a neat cascading bush that prefers a full sun position, but can take a semi-shade spot. Make sure to keep the soil moist, but do not over-water.

Availability: Available almost all year, except for June & July. Can be bought in Gauteng, Vaal, Mpumalanga, North west, Limpopo up to Polokwane, Gaborone and Francistown.

Product Name: Petunia Amore 'Queen of Hearts'

Description: Also from the Amore range, a brand new Petunia with the most adorable little hearts on the edges. This is a trailing Petunia that prefers full sun, and will cover about 6ocm. A lovely contrast to brighten up any area. Available all year round.

Availability: Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo up to Polokwane, North West, Gaborone

Product Name: Abelia lemon & Lime var. 'BRMGOLD' PBR

Description: The golden wonder, with lime foliage that turns to a rich golden yellow colour with reddish undertones in cold temperatures. Ideal shrub for hedges and topiaries. Plant in sun, to semi-shade.

Availability: Available year round, nationally

Product Name: Agapanthus Bingo Blue TM var. 'ANDbin' PBR

Description: One of the best. An exceptional, small to medium-size, fast-growing plant with prolific dark, umbrella shaped blue flowers. In winter, the flowers are complemented by a darker stem.

Availability: Available nationwide

Product Name: Dichondra argentea 'Silver Falls'

Description: An extraordinary cascade of long trailing stems, covered with silver foliage. Ideal for hanging baskets and terraces. Tender to cold temperatures. Plant in sun to semi-shade.

Availability: Available nationally

Product Name: Gras xd (Phormium Chlorophytum)

Description: For an assortment of textured foliage and striking colours, combined for a patio pot Grass mix, consisting of Phormium Ruby Tuesday and Chlorophytum Yellow Wave. Plant in full sun.

Availability: Available March to July, nationally

Product Name: Chrysanthemum 'Garden Mum'

Description: True perennial, which flowers in autumn and goes underground in winter. Available in red, yellow, pink, bronze, purple, cream, white flowers. No pinching required.

Availability: Available March to May, in Gauteng, Free State, North West and Limpopo. Little bit to Mpumalanga.

 

Product Name: Swan River Daisy (Brachyscome Fresco Candy)

Description: Bigger, bright pink flowers! If you are looking for something special with vibrant pink flowers and a long-lasting flowering period, then Fresco Candy is the one for you. With its long-lasting flowering period and strong uniform semi-trailing habit it is a true winner and a fabulous choice for every garden, pot, hanging basket or mixed container.

The new Fresco Candy is much easier to grow than its predecessors and will reward you with neat compact plants, that are low-maintenance - no need for dead-heading. They grow best in a position where they get at least half a day of direct sunlight. Feeding monthly with a slow release fertiliser will ensure optimum growth and abundant flowering.

Availability: Available all year round, in Gauteng.

 

Product Name: Easy Plant

Description:

  • Replaces pebbles in the bottom of pots
  • ​Easy, clean, quick
  • Eco-friendly
  • Provides good water drainage
  • Releases nitrogen
  • Fertiliser - consists of keratin
  • See short demo video and agricultural test results at our web address below

Availability: Available all year round, country wide. Currently selling to individuals and just launched at expos, looking for distributors such as nurseries, garden centres, and associations. ​​Available directly from www.easyplant.co.za or message Johan 0824909936 or nortjejohan1@gmail.com​

 

Product Name: "Grow It" Kits

Description: The Grow It range covers fibre pots, growhouses, planters, plant supports and much more

Availability: Available all year round, country wide.

 

Product Name: 

  • Pruning Shears
  • Loppers
  • Trimmers
  • Oleomac Mist Duster

Description: Top tools for your garden. Oleo-Mac Mist Blower is an ideal machine for anyone who needs to treat and disinfest trees, vineyards and kitchen gardens, by spraying with liquids (such as fungicides and pesticides) or powders.

Availability: Available all year round, nationwide, and into Botswana, Zimbabwe and Namibia. Available at most Hardware stores, nurseries and Specialist Garden product dealers

 

Product Name: Ceramic Bird Feeders

Description: The Ceramic Bird Feeders are available in various designs and colours, with a more affordable range also just been released. Personal colouring can also be done. The feeders have been tested for the South African climate and make fantastic gifts.  Some designs can be used for both bird seed and suet or fruit.

Availability: Available all year round, country wide.  Order lead time is 2 weeks.

 

Product Name: Winter GreenPerennial Rye Mix Lawn Seed

Description: Winter Green is basically used in Autumn and Winter, but can be oversown into a warm season lawn like Bermuda. It will be available during these seasons at all major retailers and nurseries.

Availability: Available in autumn and winter, in all major retailers and garden centres, nationally

 

Product Name: Rodex Rat & Mouse Grain Bait

Description: A grain rodenticide (100g). Controls norway rats, roof rats, house mice and gerbilles. Convenient and easy application. Ready to use grain. Single feed

Availability: Available nationwide, all year round

Product Name: Avi Gard MERkAPTOTHION

Description: An emulsifiable concentrate contact and stomach insecticide which controls fall army worms, aphids, mealy bugs, scale, thrips, CMR beetles, grasshoppers, crickets, lawn caterpillars, astylus, diamond back moths, lady birds, fungas gnats, pumpkin flies, fruitflies, carpet beetles, flies, ants, cockroaches and fishmoths.  Quick knock down and Short withholding period on vegetables and fruits

Availability: Available nationwide, all year round

Product Name: Nuvan Profi FUMIGATION FOGGER

Description:

  • Space fumigation for the control of flying and crawling insects, as well as stored product pests
  • Immediate knockout
  • 200ml bottle covers 360m³
  • 330ml bottle covers 600m³

Availability: Available nationwide, all year round

Product Name: Biokill Extra GT 1Lt Spray Bottle

Description: Ready-to-use insecticide spray for the control of household and garden insects (ants, spiders, cockroaches, fishmoths, mosquitoes etc)

  • Revolutionary micro-encapsulation technology
  • Biodegradable
  • Long-lasting
  • Neutral odour
  • Non-flammable and does not stain

Availability: Available all year round, nationally, as well as Lesotho, Namibia,  Swaziland, Botswana

Product Name: Compost Activator

Description: 100% natural and biodegradable. Billions of beneficial microbes alive and ready to degrade organic waste.

Availability: Available all year round, in Gauteng, Western Cape and some stores in KZN

Product Name: Lawn Protector

Description: 3-in-1 lawn protection - insecticide and fungicide. Product controls brown patch, Dollar spot, lawn caterpillar, African mole cricket, and more.

Availability: Available all year round, in Gauteng, Western Cape and some stores in KZN

Product Name: Root

Description: 3-step rooting hormone powder - naturally facilitates the rapid stimulation or softwood to hardwood cuttings (respectively) for fast and prolific rooting.

Availability: Available all year round, in Gauteng, Western Cape and some stores in KZN

Product Name: Wedgit Premium Hose

Description: The Wedgit Premium Garden Hose is a tough 9-sided kink-resistant garden hose with 28 bar burst pressure and a design life of 10 years, manufactured from UV treated materials.  It includes a free starter kit

Availability: Available all year round in Western Cape, Free State, North West, Gauteng and KZN

Product Name: Wedgit Grey Water Harvester

Description: Allows you to connect your garden hose to your grey water outlet (40mm or 50mm PVC pipe) to reuse your grey water in the garden

Availability: Available all year round in Western Cape, Free State, North West, Gauteng and KZN

Product Name: RAW Seed Combo Packs

Description: Each boxed set contains 5 packets of seed and an info booklet on how to sow and grow seeds successfully.

  • Boxes are paired into interest groups
  • Bant like you mean it - contains a variety of squashes;
  • Veggies for Ants - items great for pots and containers;
  • Paint the Town Red - a selection of coloured tomatoes;
  • Some like it Hot - a selection of chilli varieties;
  • Salad for Adeline -  Tomato, Artichoke, cucumber and radicchio for a balanced salad meal.
  • 50 Shades of Green - Lettuce, Micro leaf and Basil - perfect for a summer Salad
  • Check out our website www.rawliving.co.za. for lots of info on products and how to grow. See us on facebook and Instagram - @RawLivingSA

Availability: Available from August 2018 at all Garden Centres and certain Builders Warehouse stores

Product Name: Wondersol Colour Boost Plant Food

Description:       

  • Promotes active plant growth.
  • Suitable for use on all plants, flowers and roses.
  • Organically based.
  • Foliar feed or soil drench – easy to apply.
  • Plant stress management and protection

WONDERSOL™ colour boost plant food is a unique balanced liquid plant food specially formulated to contain macro- and micro nutrients.

Availability: Available all year round, in all Regions of SA, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland (All Retailers – Nurseries & Garden Centres, Hardware Stores, Mass Stores, All Chain stores, and Co-ops)

Product Name: Pond Aqua-Pro

Description:       

  • Reduces excess nutrients that lead to algae or invasive water plant build-up.
  • Naturally reduces organic sediment, beautifying ponds and improving clarity.        
  • Establishes a population of beneficial micro-organisms that prevent the build-up of disease-causing bacteria.
  • Improves the environment for fish and wildlife in ponds, lakes and rivers.
  • 100 % Natural probiotic pond treatment
  • Beautifies ponds and improves clarity
  • Beneficial to fish and wildlife in ponds

Availability: Available all year round, in all Regions of SA, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland (All Retailers – Nurseries & Garden Centres, Hardware Stores, Mass Stores, All Chain stores, and Co-ops)

Product Name: Terracotta Succulent Bowls

Description: Variety of succulents potted in teracotta bowls

Availability: Available all year round, currently only in KZN