PlantMomto3 Nevada, MO (Zone 6a) (24 reviews) March 10, 2012
I have placed several recent orders for both plants and leaves. Cedar Creek has many varieties that are difficult to find. I have been very pleased with all of my orders. They have been well-packaged and have arrived well-grown and healthy.
jamiew Montgomery, AL (12 reviews) September 22, 2011
Posted on September 2, 2011, updated September 22, 2011
Very healthy leaves and low shipping prices. Highly recommend.On September 22nd, 2011, jamiew added the following:
I just got another great box of African violet and chirita leaves. He sends lovely bonus leaves too and shipping is cheap. Great vendor!
TerryMI Saint Clair Shores, MI (Zone 5b) (11 reviews) November 3, 2010
I received a leaf order from Cedar Creek Violets this summer. The leaves are very fresh and shipped very quickly. All the leaves rooted and are sending up lots of baby violets. I'm pleased with their leaves and service.
I put in three orders for violet leaves this year. The only thing i would like is the stemes be a little longer. Well order again.
dispatcher1 Seymour, IN (Zone 5b) (3 reviews) September 14, 2009
I was lucky enough to be able to by and meet the Rollins and visit their basement growing operation. I was like a kid in a candy store with no money. I bought 6 healthy big plants , and was impressed by the variety and number of violets he grows. Will buy from him again, when I have some more money. LOL LOU
Spookycharles Langley, WA (Zone 8b) (29 reviews) February 1, 2009
I placed an order with Cedar Creek Violets in early December for a variety of minature violet leaves and was extremely impressed not only by the quality of the leaves sent (several of which have started to show healthy plantlet growth) but with their packaging.
To protect the plant material from the cold the leaves were surrounded with insulation in a small box with a heat pack and that box was also insulated with another layer of insulation in a larger box all for a very decent shipping rate.
The leaves were well labeled in individual packets and despite the freezing temperatures arrived in fabulous condition.
divvajacko Hinckley, OH (Zone 6a) (40 reviews) November 9, 2008
I have been ordering pots from Cedar Creek with great success. Very fast shipping.
I do recommend from the Kentucky group "Kentucky gooseberries". Mine is almost in Exhibition shape.
Leaves are always difficult to sell because who can tell what leaf will "take" and what one won't.
I haven't ordered any other gesneriads from them so I can't comment about the quality here. On May 4th, 2009, divvajacko added the following:
Great order. One of my plants, Buckeye Country Gal, is sooooo big. nicely packed. I'll be back to be sure.
Dave Rollins, who runs Cedar Creek Violets is a very good chap. Reliable, honest and very helpful. I have bought several
dozen violets from him, and never had a problem. I would highly recommend him to anyone. He also is the hybridizer of the the Kentucky series of violets, rather nice plants, and I own a few myself. He was born into an avid AV familly and knows his stuff.
gessiegail Taft, TX (Zone 9a) (18 reviews) July 23, 2007
Wonderful quick service with healthy av leaves........ordered twice from them........no, 3 times............as I ordered beautiful terrariums from them,. Will order from them many times over.
My first order, I am very pleased with plants, and leaves. They were packed expertly, leafs bagged very nicely, customer service very good. Have not seen better packing, and order alot. Plants and leaves very healthy. Really appreciate and will order again.On March 4th, 2007, rusty2004 added the following:
Received my 1st order this week , 1st order this year, ordered last year, and was very pleasaed with plants and leaves. Packed perfectly, and all doing great from last year.
begoniacrazii Northern California, CA (Zone 9a) (16 reviews) April 4, 2006
I have ordered both leaves and plants with success from this vendor.
Prompt email replies. Never had any problems.
humbunny Lawrenceburg, KY (1 review) December 18, 2004
I have been buying plants from Cedar Creek Violets for about a year. They are incredible plants, great price, great packaging...I don't get voilets from anyone else. You've got to try this company.
CaptMicha Brookeville, MD (Zone 7a) (27 reviews) October 8, 2004
I ordered a Columnea "Early Bird" from David. The plant received was not in a healthy state so I emailed and they sent me another right away in great condition.
Shipping is extremely fast, communication is very reliable and the way they package their plants is ingenious. There was hardly any damage during shipping on this fragile type plant.
I was very pleased and highly recommend this company.On November 10th, 2004, CaptMicha changed the rating from positive to negative and added the following:
I'm going to have to change my feedback to a negative. My new plant is not healthy as well. It's very small, and the leaves constantly fall off because the branches are browned and shriveling.
I don't believe they are selling healthy stock. I followed the exact care my specific plant requires and it's been ailing ever since I unpacked it.