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Gro-sure Tomato Planter Large

5.99 (Inc. VAT)

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Delivery time: 2-3 Days

Gro-Sure Tomato Large Planter

Key features:

  • Nutrient rich compost
  • Guaranteed strong healthy and abundant plants
  • Helps retain moisture in the soil
  • Suitable for gardeners of all levels

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Product Description

Gro-Sure® Tomato Planter is a nutrient-rich compost that promotes strong root growth and sustains healthy plant development.

  • Enriched in Potash for improved crop quality.
  • Feeds for 6 weeks.
  • Moisture retention formula – requires less watering.
  • Extra large – more roots, more fruit, vegetables & tomatoes.
  • Perfect for growing tomatoes, peppers, chillies, peas and beans

Why Use This?
Gro-Sure® Tomato Planter is a nutrient-rich compost that promotes strong root growth and sustains healthy plant development. It is enriched with potash for improved crop quality and abundant fruiting. Gro-Sure’s unique moisture retention technology reduces the risk of blossom end rot and actively feeds the tomato plants for 6 weeks

For exceptional results in your garden use Gro-Sure® , compost and feeds to ensure guaranteed results and strong, healthy and abundant plants.

Gro-Sure Range

Gro-Sure® has a range of compost and plant food that guarantees gardening success when growing fruit, vegetables or flowers. This unique and innovative system of products has been specifically developed for gardeners of all levels and experience.

Gro-Sure® offers gardeners of all levels professional grade products for guaranteed results. Every product has been specially developed to offer:

  • Grower quality germination levels
  • Disease and pest resistance
  • Ease of sowing
  • High yield
  • Vigorous and uniform growth
  • Gro-Sure® Tomato planters have preparation, watering & feeding advice on the sections that are cut out, retain these sections for further instructions ( on reverse) and handy tips forgetting the best results.

How to Use
Shake the planter to loosen the compost and ensure an even depth. Choose a suitable spot with plenty of light
Gro-Sure® Tomato Planter is ideal for greenhouses, patios, conservatories and even rooftop plantings
Cut around the dotted lines on the front of the planter to make 3 holes
Make a hole in the compost sufficient for the root ball of the plant and firm in the compost around the plant
Water the planter and ensure the compost is moist

General Advice

  • Store in a dry frost free space away from weed killers and other garden chemicals
  • Keep planter sealed until it is required for use
  • Keep compost moist. Water every day in hot weather to prevent drying out
  • If necessary, cut some holes in the bottom of the planter to avoid water logging
  • Use Gro-Sure® Tomato Food when the first flower truss appears and re-feed every 2-3 waterings
  • Carefully place a cane (or use string and supports) in the compost to support the plant as it grows

Common Problems

Blossom End Rot

  • Symptoms: Black, sunken areas on fruit
  • Cause: Calcium deficiency, uneven watering, root damage or excess Nitrogen.
  • Advice: Keep the soil consistently moist and use Gro-Sure Tomato food or Big Tom.

Flower Drop before fruit set

  • Symptoms: Few flowers form or they drop before setting fruit
  • Cause: Temperatures (night time too high/low & daytime, too high) drought stress, too little sun.
  • Advice: Usually resolved when temperatures improve.

Cracks in fruit

  • Symptoms: Cracked skin on the tomatoes
  • Cause: Uneven watering or allowing the grow bag to dry out
  • Advice: Follow label advice for regular watering/feeding, in hot conditions provide humidity/mulch areas to help retain moisture

Yellow, distorted, curled leaves

  • Symptoms: As above, leaf distortion, yellowing and curling of edges
  • Cause: Could be Aphids–check the underside of leaves/new growth.
  • Advice: For Aphids use a suitable pest control such as Resolva Bug Killer or Resolva Natural Power

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will my pets or wildlife be attracted to this product?

A. Gro-Sure Tomato Planters does not contain any ingredients that would be attractive to animals.

Q. Can I use this compost for my houseplants?

A. Gro-Sure Tomato Planter can be used with houseplants however you may want to choose a more specific to your requirements—for example, our Houseplant potting mix.

Q. Can I use this compost for Fruit & Vegetables?

A. Yes, you will get great results with this compost growing fruit and vegetables due to its enrichment with potash.

Delivery charge information:

You can add any and all products to the basket and calculate your delivery charges easily. Simply enter your Eir Code and all applicable charges will be calculated automatically.

  • Orders of €150 inc VAT or over will get free delivery nationwide. (Please see notes below for exceptions)
  • All orders under €150 inc VAT incur a standard delivery charge of €10 including VAT
  • (Please see below for exceptions)
  • We deliver to anywhere in Ireland.

Bulky items:

Bulky items may incur delivery surcharges (see below) as extra courier costs unfortunately are often unavoidable. If the order is over €150 only the bulk delivery charge will apply. The final delivery charge for bulky products will be calculated when all items have been added to the shopping cart.
All efforts are made to indicate where products are subject to delivery surcharges.

Special Order items:

We are in regular contact with our suppliers and we try our best to make sure that all “special order items” on our webstore are available from our suppliers within the timeframe advertised. If, for some reason our supplier is out of stock and you have ordered the product we will let you know immediately and give you the option to either wait until it’s back in, upgrade to a better model at little or no extra cost or receive a full refund. See more info on Special Order products here.


All nationwide deliveries will be delivered within 2-3 working days.

(Local deliveries within 1-2 working days.)

Special order items may take longer to deliver but this will be indicated on the product information page. You can see more info on Special Order products here.

Working days are Monday through Friday excluding public holidays. Orders placed on Saturday/Sunday will be deemed as being placed on the following Monday.

Some items may take longer to ship. If this is the case, we will notify you by phone/email of this delay.

If your delivery is urgent please contact us by phone or email and we will do our best to expedite it.

Please indicate on your order any specific delivery instructions.

Bulky goods:

Bulky goods will be delivered on pallets and will be unloaded by the courier. All bulky goods are delivered kerbside. Unfortunately, the delivery company will not convey the goods into premises for storage unless agreed in advance. Access to the delivery location must be suitable for a truck and failure to provide suitable level ground for operating pallet truck may result in refusal to deliver by the courier. Please note delivery operators will apply safe procedures in relation to ongoing Public Health considerations..

Exceptional Goods:

Some building materials are extremely bulky and not practical to deliver outside Co. Sligo e.g. concrete blocks, tonne bags of sand or gravel or some lengths of timber. We have highlighted where this is the case in bold red writing. If you do order these products we will contact you to see if you want to pay an additional delivery charge or if you wish to cancel the order. Please do not take offence to this as some bulky goods may cost much more to deliver than the value of the goods. We are based in Sligo so can offer a local delivery service in this area using our own vehicles.

If there is a forklift or teleporter available onsite, we would appreciate if you could tell us in advance by filling out the special delivery notes when completing the order.

The Seller or the courier company will not be held responsible for any damage to goods or persons caused by the goods being unloaded by the buyer.

**Please contact us in advance of ordering if unsure of the above**

Damaged goods:

Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to straight away. If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.

Once the goods are signed for it will be deemed that goods were in good state when delivered.


Delivery shall be within a time period agreed between the Buyer and Seller and the Seller shall use its best endeavours to ensure that delivery takes place within the period agreed. Failure by the Seller to deliver the Goods within the agreed time period shall not amount to a breach of this contract by the Seller and the Buyer shall not be entitled to damages or other compensation or to cancel this contact by reason of such failure.

The Seller reserves the right to deliver in instalments. Each part delivery shall be deemed to constitute a separate contract, the fulfilment or non-fulfilment of which shall not affect any other part of the contract or the contract as a whole. Where any order involves more than one delivery and default is made on payment on the due date (either under this contract or any other contract made between the Seller and the Buyer) the Seller shall have the right to suspend all further deliveries until payment is made or to terminate the contract without prejudice to any existing claim.

The Seller shall not be liable to the Buyer for any loss or damage which may be suffered by the Buyer as a direct or indirect result of the supply of the Goods by the Seller being prevented, hindered or delayed by reason of any circumstances whatsoever which are outside the control of the Seller. Once delivery has been accepted the Buyer shall not be entitled to withhold or postpone payment of all or any portion of the price agreed, therefore.

1. Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.

2.  If goods are signed for and later found to be faulty/damaged, notice must be given in writing within 24 hours and photos will be required to be emailed to

3. All faulty/damaged goods issues will be dealt with on a case by case basis and best endeavours will be made to rectify within a timely manner. Manufacturers’ warranties will apply in certain cases.

4. Any returned items which are not faulty or damaged will incur full carriage costs which must be paid for by the customer.  Notice of intention to return unwanted goods must be given within 14 days of receiving goods. Returned goods must be in original packaging and in original condition before refunds can be given.

5. All returned goods to be sent to Patrick Rogers Ltd., O’Connell St., Ballymote, Co. Sligo

Returns of Special Order Items

All “special order items” are subject to the same product returns policy as stocked items. However, items which are returned that are not faulty or damaged on delivery will be subject to a 10% restocking fee.

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