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|On Oct 7, 2020, plant_collector Oak Ridge, TN wrote:
This was my first order to Garden Crossings and I was pretty well pleased. The plants were shipped when I requested and very well packaged. The two I received were of fair size for the price and looked healthy. While Proven Winners plants come with a useful small information guide that can also be attached to the plant as a label these plants were too small for that and the paper guides do not last in the weather I have found. Some plastic labels that can be inserted in the ground would be a plus.
|On Jun 25, 2019, CooDeeFoo Central, SC wrote:
Good, attentive customer service, Garden Crossings has great plants. I wish the prices and shipping were less, but the details matter and the plants I received were healthy, had good root systems, and are already growing well.
|On Jun 16, 2019, karenmsmith7 Chicago, IL (Zone 5b) wrote:
This was my first time ordering from this company, and I will definitely be coming back. I bought two hydrangeas and a clematis, all of which were beautiful healthy plants, shipped quickly and well-packaged.
|On Apr 28, 2019, Patt52 Rydal, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:
Just received my first order from Garden Crossing and I was so pleased with how easy the ordering process was to my plants arrival at my front door. All plants were moist and so well packed! You might pay a little more, but so well worth it in the end. Will most certainly order again, A+ company!
|On Apr 26, 2019, Biker1 McLean, VA (Zone 7a) wrote:
I just received 5 hydrangeas and 2 clematis shipped by Garden Crossings. They were in beautiful condition and are stunning! Yes, shipping is expensive but it is totally worth it. They are the precise plants that I wanted to complete my landscape. This is a fantastic company!
|On Apr 6, 2019, veganman Peoria, AZ (Zone 9b) wrote:
Plants arrived quickly and in immaculate condition. Large, beautiful plants! Impressive!
|On Jun 7, 2018, robeezee Perrineville, NJ wrote:
I ordered 6 Heuchera "Blondie in Lime" plants from Garden Crossings.
|On May 5, 2017, GusCooper Marysville, OH wrote:
Just received my first order from Garden Crossings, some Color Guard yuccas. The order was shipped when promised, and the plants arrived in great shape. I couldn't be happier.
|On May 3, 2017, b_schr Wayne, NE (Zone 4b) wrote:
I have ordered from them for a couple of years. I have been consistently very satisfied with the plant stock I've received. They are always packed well and very healthy when they get here. Their prices probably reflect the extra care they take in growing and shipping. I figure I get what I pay for, and just limit my purchases to something I really really want. Not a bad thing, right?
|On Dec 2, 2016, GardenManDonald GLENSHAW, PA (Zone 5a) wrote:
Bought several varieties of helleborus from Garden Crossings and was happy with the quality upon receipt. The plants did well their first year and I'm looking forward to early spring flowers. Will buy from this company again.
|On Jun 30, 2016, tpeterson Lakeville, MA wrote:
Posted on May 13, 2011, updated June 30, 2016
On May 13th, 2011, tpeterson added the following:
I just received my newest shipment from Garden Crossings - a clematis and a heuchera - both amazingly full and beautiful!!! I am never disappointed by this company - I highly recommend ordering from them.
On June 30th, 2016, tpeterson added the following:
I just received 3 Sunsparkler Firecracker Sedum plants from Garden Crossings - they were huge and beautiful!
|On May 28, 2016, rosefool Grapevine, TX wrote:
I recently placed my second order with this company. I have been very pleased both times. I received large, healthy plants, expertly packed, and I love that they grow many of their plants. By phone, they are courteous and helpful. Online, their website is attractive and easy to navigate. Great company!
|On Aug 6, 2015, vitz wrote:
just received some 'first frost' hostas from these guys. plants arrived in great shape, excellent size and health. shipping is expensive compared to 'bare root' stock, but then again, these aren't bare root, heh. i'll be ordering from this company again for my shade garden. PLUS they put up w/ me doing a phone order due to my internet security paranoia-*always* a plus in my book :)
|On Jul 16, 2015, Catmint2 Auburn, NY wrote:
Just received another order from Garden Crossings. Plants arrived in perfect condition. Their packaging is exceptional. Heidi was very, very helpful in getting my order processed and shipped out on schedule despite a glitch w/my credit card co. I highly recommend this nursery. I have always received healthy, very well grown plants at reasonable prices.
|On Apr 30, 2015, phat10 O Fallon, MO wrote:
This was my first order with them, so I only ordered 3 plants. They arrived today, and they are HUGE. Also in excellent condition. Will definitely be back for more.
|On Apr 9, 2015, rosada Cedar Falls, IA (Zone 4b) wrote:
Posted on October 2, 2014, updated April 9, 2015
On April 9th, 2015, rosada added the following:
Received a expertly packaged and perfect little Pearlbush, Snow Day Blizzard. Love it!!
|On May 26, 2014, LinkMNY Harris Hill, NY wrote:
Great selection and quick service. Their plants are expensive, but you get what you pay for - they are huge, healthy plants, well packaged for delivery.
|On May 16, 2014, esanita Tyaskin, MD (Zone 7a) wrote:
Expensive (plants and shipping), but great plants and customer service.
|On Apr 26, 2014, spikemom Philadelphia, PA wrote:
Posted on May 10, 2013, updated April 26, 2014
On April 26th, 2014, spikemom added the following:
For 2014 I ordered two clematis, C. viticella Venosa Violacea and C. Blue Angel. Plants were well leafed out, healthy and packaged with great care.
|On Oct 26, 2013, DanSpitz_Guitar Bellport, NY wrote:
This company ROCKS! The website is great: nicely laid out website, easy to negotiate, and informative too...if you order from them, things seem to ship out on the next Monday, which is really nice....on my first order, I ordered on Sunday, and the items shipped the next day, and then I received them that Thursday...fantastic!
|On Oct 19, 2013, grgantt West Columbia, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:
I ordered two daylilies in early August. They were shipped growing in 5 inch pots with very well developed root systems. Within six weeks of planting they were blooming.
|On Aug 19, 2013, scoulou2000 Millis, MA wrote:
products were shipped in a timely manner. Compared to other plants I've bought online, these were large and healthy.
|On Jul 10, 2013, Adlyn Columbia, SC wrote:
I just received and opened my order of three knock-out roses. They are beautiful! Green leaves, moist soil, healthy stems. I am especially impressed since the plants had to travel from Michigan to South Carolina and they still arrived in perfect shape. The packaging is very sturdy but also very easy to deal with. I am very pleased that they do not use plastic peanuts or shredded paper. Clean up was a snap. I will be back!
|On Jun 24, 2013, MsKitty31 Fowler, NY (Zone 3b) wrote:
I was VERY pleased with the size, quality, and condition of the plants I received. I originally felt their prices were high compared to other sellers but I will not hesitate to order from this company again because their plants are wonderful! Large and healthy plants. You definitely get what you pay for here! Quick shipping as well! Thank you.
|On Jun 24, 2013, revclaus (Judith) Denver, CO (Zone 5b) wrote:
Posted on May 25, 2013, updated June 24, 2013
On October 9th, 2005, revclaus added the following:
It's fall and the plants I bought last spring have grown beautifully! They've doubled or more in size, and they're as healthy as any I've grown. I just ordered a bunch more that were 40% off due to end of season. I expect they'll be just as nice as the plants I ordered earlier.
On October 15th, 2005, revclaus added the following:
They are! The Clementine Red columbine were about 1-1/2 feet tall with a good root system. The Pandora's Box hosta was enchanting, nicely grown. I also bought Pennisetum "Hameln" and Viola "Columbine", both of which were perfect. Good thing I got in on their autumn sale. They're going in the garden today.
On May 14th, 2006, revclaus added the following:
I ordered again this spring, and everything they sent was in great shape. They send big plants, and accommodated by need to get out in the garden early. They were skeptical, but I insisted and they arrived right on time for me. I just wish they wouldn't use FedEx. In my experience FedEx beats up plants .
On May 19th, 2007, revclaus added the following:
More orders this year -- several, in fact -- and I was happy with all of them. This year some of the soil had been knocked out of the containers and plants were bent over. One echnicaea and a coleus were severely bent over and had to have about 6" of the top removed. I don't like to have to return things, so I didn't. I transplanted them, then added more dirt. So far so good.
On May 13th, 2009, revclaus changed the rating from positive to negative and added the following:
This is NOT a commentary on their product or service. It's a comment on their prices which went up this year to the point that I can no longer afford to buy from them. I did buy five calibrachoas but that's the extent of my purchase.
On May 25th, 2013, revclaus added the following:
I ordered from GC this spring but was disappointed in the heucheras I received. They're sold in 5.5" pots, but the roots were obviously liner length. What they sell as a larger plant turns out to be mostly potting soil with very few roots. I emailed a complaint but have not heard back from them. I won't be ordering from GC again. Stopped ordering in 2009 due to prices, ordered again this year expecting good value, but got poor value instead.
On June 24th, 2013, revclaus changed the rating from negative to positive and added the following:
Heidi at GC contacted me. She didn't replace the plant, but I was satisfied that she responded. The plant I complained about is growing, though slower than the matching plant and they're in the same pot. I ordered some echinaceas sometime later and because I had entered two different shipping addresses, she emailed to check, and emailed to double and triple check. Then she called when my card was declined. I appreciated that too. I definitely wanted those coneflowers! I had bought one earlier. My neighbor saw it in bloom and wanted one exactly like it. Since it was doing so well in a large pot I ordered a smaller one for a smaller pot. Great plants, and finally, responsive service.
|On Jun 1, 2013, Cinnamon31 Broken Arrow, OK (Zone 6b) wrote:
Just wanted to comment on how impressed we were with the service & plants from Garden Crossings. We ordered tomatoes, hydrangeas & arborvitaes which arrived carefully packaged & extremely healthy. They are growing wonderfully & we are very happy with our purchases.
|On May 23, 2013, mjeanl Abington, MA wrote:
I have ordered many things from this company in the past 5 years. They are awesome! and their shipping costs are one of the most reasonable, too.
|On May 17, 2013, Griffymom Sun Prairie, WI wrote:
I ordered from this company because I read about them from Dave's Garden. I ordered an Echinacea and a Salvia. My plants were well packed and quite healthy and quite vigorous! Thank you Dave's Garden for the recommendation. I look forward to ordering from them again.
|On May 10, 2013, Lbbaber Trumbull, CT wrote:
Posted on May 8, 2013, updated May 10, 2013
On May 8th, 2013, Lbbaber changed the rating from negative to neutral and added the following:
The first order arrived today. Very well packaged. Perhaps some of the best packaging I've seen for mail order plants. The plants look great also.
The company has fixed the error in billing. I'm just waiting for the money to return to my account (I think the delay is on my bank's side).
On May 10th, 2013, Lbbaber changed the rating from neutral to positive and added the following:
I got my 6 Bobo hydrangeas today. I had been worried that because they were the "last 6" that they had they wouldn't be as nice as the rest of the supply. I have to admit they are beautiful!!!! Packaged very well and big robust plants. They are stunning....my neighbors almost didn't believe me when I said they were mail order.
Also, the hold on my accounts expired yesterday so my funds were returned to my account this morning.
I will order from them again if I see something I need. I just think in the future I will place my orders by phone to avoid any mistakes (on my end or theirs).
|On May 4, 2013, njjpl Pequannock, NJ wrote:
ENORMOUS plants! Better than if I bought them in a local garden center. Healthy and in great shape. I am very impressed. I have been buying mailorder plants for over 15 years, but these just blew me away!!!!!! Highly recommend!
|On May 3, 2013, KMAPINK Dumfries, VA wrote:
I just received my order from Garden Crossings and I'm delighted with the size and quality of the plants received. Will certainly order from them again.
|On Apr 17, 2013, BrisbaneAnne Brisbane, CA (Zone 10b) wrote:
Ordered 3 plants from them 1-2 months before the scheduled shipped date. Shipped exactly as indicated and plants arrived looking very good. Very prompt and helpful customer service too. Thank you.
|On Jan 22, 2013, sjh22 Sheffield, IL wrote:
I have been shopping with Garden Crossings for several years. Each year I would go to local garden stores to find both annuals & perennials and was always disappointed. I found Garden Crossings online by accident while searching for a plant I saw at a local store.
|On Jan 2, 2013, PeggySchochet Marshall, VA wrote:
I highly recommend this nursery. I've used them several times. The plants are healthy and packed very well. I'm a master gardener and worked for a highend grower and nursery b/f I moved to VA. I purchased over 200 plants last year for our new property so I know a good nursery when I use one. This one is a keeper! Peggy Schochet
|On Aug 23, 2012, NancyGroutsis Hopkinton, MA (Zone 5b) wrote:
I've ordered two shipments from Garden Crossings (2011 & 2012). The first time all the plants were in superb condition, however, the second time I received unhealthy looking Million Kisses Begonias and the shippers damaged my wax begonias which weren't as tightly packed as the year before. When I contacted them a representative told me that the Million Kisses Devotion begonias would soon recover with home care and in fact they did completely recover two weeks later after I repotted them and put them on my indoor plant regimen (rotating Miracle-Gro + humic acid & vinegar + hydrogen peroxide every two days). The representative also gave me a refund for the begonias.
|On Jul 22, 2012, lsb000 Madison, NC wrote:
Garden Crossings sets the standard for a mail order plant supplier. They offer large, healthy plants and excellent customer service. Eveything I have bought from them is thriving and beautiful.
|On Jul 7, 2012, Sam1999 Ann Arbor, MI wrote:
I am relatively new to gardening and have ordered from Garden Crossings a couple of times. Everything I have purchased has done wonderfully. I appreciate the detailed info on their website but most importantly the quality of their plants, they cost more than other online nurseries I have ordered from but are correspondingly bigger as well. I completely understand why they are a top 30 company here, they deserve it.
|On Jun 16, 2012, beautifulbounty Concrete, WA wrote:
I recently bought some echinacea from Garden Crossing. They have a wonderful selection of these. The Raspberry Truffle was on my wishlist to find this year and to my delight they were on sell at GC. Also bought Solar Flare. All 6 plants were hugh!!! I had ordered from 4 companys and these plants were the biggest. Very healthy. This company was the most expansive of the 4 but still would order from them again. I got FREE SHIPPING with $75.00 order.The plants were well packaged and the soil stayed in the pots. The company provided great communication via e-mail. Their website was real nice although I couldn't find a tab for items on sale which would have been nice.
|On May 27, 2012, jane_stevens9 Wichita, KS wrote:
There is nothing more fun than opening a box of plants from