Guide to Gardening by Mail, Mail Order Gardening, and CatalogsThe Garden Watchdog is a free directory of 7,869 mail order gardening companies. Here gardeners share their opinions on which companies really deliver on quality, price and service.
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Since 1994, 4,429 companies have been reviewed in the Garden Watchdog, and 85,502 comments have been posted (57,290 positive, 12,020 neutral, 16,192 negative) by 44,312 customers.
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The Watchdog 30These 30 companies are currently the most highly rated within our entire database. Each of them is listed here because of feedback from their customers.
Most Recently added ratings
|bagpiper8||Positive||OIKOS Tree Crops|
|Pteroceltis||Positive||Far Reaches Farm|
|Pteroceltis||Positive||A Nearly Native Nursery|
|Titanic657||Positive||Onalee's Seeds, LLC|
|DCF||Negative||Antique Rose Emporium|
|Ves||Neutral||Silver Star Vinery|
|Ves||Positive||Adelman Peony Gardens|
|Greeneme||Negative||Easy to Grow Bulbs|
|Kjani||Positive||Dancing Oaks Nursery|
|Kjani||Positive||Las Pilitas Nursery|
|davidMS||Positive||Out of Africa|
|Meadowmorph||Positive||Bonsai of Brooklyn|
|fiddlemedo||Negative||Hirt's Gardens (formerly Hirt's Greenhouse & Flowers)|
|SCplantsZ8||Positive||McKenzie Farms Nursery|
|michaelreich||Positive||Goodwin Creek Gardens|
|tfallen||Positive||Almost Eden Plants|
|DonnaMack||Positive||Brent & Becky's Bulbs|
|MichelleEsh||Positive||Shaw's Sunshine Gardens|
|Tangerin||Positive||Easy to Grow Bulbs|
|Suzkling||Positive||Secret Garden Growers|
|mcsnail||Neutral||Easy to Grow Bulbs|
|mjk6358||Positive||High Country Roses|
|AbsoluBillsMood||Negative||Brent & Becky's Bulbs|
|ncbill||Positive||Santa Rosa Gardens|
|valmaleonie||Positive||Fraser's Garlic Farm|
|Jawlee||Negative||Red Hill General Store|
|AnnaWild||Positive||Eden Brothers Seed Company|
|AnnaWild||Positive||Gilbert H. Wild and Son|
|Dudeofthelilies||Positive||Holland Bulb Farms|
|JDFlorida||Positive||Annie's Annuals and Perennials|
|ncbill||Positive||Gilbert H. Wild and Son|
|ncbill||Positive||Shady Acre Perennials|
|NewJerusalem||Positive||Onalee's Seeds, LLC|
|momlady||Positive||Charley's Greenhouse & Garden Supply|
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