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|On Jun 22, 2016, jmikulecky Lucas, KS (Zone 5b) wrote:
Posted on May 23, 2014, updated June 22, 2016
On June 22nd, 2016, jmikulecky added the following:
I have purchased from them again, this time an order of ten #1 pots of several cultivars. They arrived in good health, well packaged. Thank You. I will be doing more business with them next year! Thank you Bamboo Garden for your concise quick communication and the care you take with your plants. Update on my first order, my P. Bissetti is thriving and really starting to take off! Wow. Good stuff.
|On Feb 4, 2015, capnjohnny Seattle, WA wrote:
I ordered a couple of the larger Fargesia Robusta ‘Cambell” from Bamboo Garden, they arrived packaged beautifully and in perfect condition.
|On Oct 12, 2014, Rufledt Endicott, NY wrote:
I've ordered from Bamboo Garden a couple times, once a single plant and most recently 4 plants. Both times, the plants arrived surprisingly healthy and undamaged. Even being in the box for a week (I live on the opposite side of the country) didn't seem to phase the plants at all! Their packaging system keeps the plants moist for the whole trip, and secure without crushing any culms.
|On May 7, 2013, WillLeonard San Juan Bautista, CA wrote:
New to the world of Bamboo.
|On Sep 26, 2012, RobThomas Readyville, TN wrote:
I ordered 10 one gallon plants in June. I talked to the company a couple of times, once with general questions and again to place the order. Both times the reps were very helpful and friendly. The price of the plants and shipping were much lower than any other online company that I researched.
|On May 15, 2012, sarns Wallingford, PA wrote:
Posted on May 18, 2011, updated May 15, 2012
On May 15th, 2012, sarns added the following:
One year later:
My Fargesia robusta "Green Screen" and Fargesia denudata (10 of the former, 5 of the latter) are having their second Spring in the ground, and they look fabulous! The winter barely fazed them, and I have lots of new shoots. By the way, nobody can walk into my garden without commenting on the beauty of the Fargesia denudata: The weeping form is so gorgeous, and it makes a lovely wave with the slightest breeze. I'm so pleased with Bamboo Garden. I'm getting ready to make my next purchase from them--it's probably something I could get locally, but I am a total devotee and will wait the shipping time to get a plant from these exceptional growers.
|On Aug 11, 2011, luvcamellias Little Neck, NY (Zone 7a) wrote:
About 2 weeks ago, I bought 3 fargesia rufa bamboos, 2 2-gallon and 1 5-gallon. All came carefully packed. The bamboos out of the box are in great shape from traveling from west to east coast, and clean and healthy. The 2-gallon bamboos are very good size and the 5-gallon is very big and tall. I am very satisfied with my bamboos. This is my 2nd purchase. I bought a green panda bamboo last year that the cold snowy winter of 2010-2011 almost killed. When I wrote Bamboo Garden an email with a picture on how to rescue it, I got a response the same day. Next time I want more bamboos, I will defintely buy from Bamboo Garden again. Thanks for beautiful bamboos and great customer service.
|On Mar 26, 2010, Gascoigne Shawnee Mission, KS (Zone 5a) wrote:
Fantastic company...super patient on the phone, very knowledgeable and helpful, super fast, careful shipping. I ordered a 3 gallon hardy Aureocaulis Aureosulcata and it was carefully packed and full length (about 8 feet!) in the box, as well as super hardy Fargesia NITIDA, big leaved Sasa ochidensis, and a lovely small Temple bamboo. All were green and thriving upon arrival. I conditioned them to my colder Zone 5b-6a by keeping them in a window in the garage, well watered...then transfer planted them to my bamboo raised bed. A month and a half later, they are thriving and green. I am so so so thrilled. You won't regret working with these folks or touring their lovely website. THANK YOU to Bamboo Garden!
|On May 27, 2009, EPHG Milltown, NJ (Zone 6a) wrote:
I ordered Green Panda and got Green Screen. I immediately called the company and they discovered that they had mixed up two orders. They promised to send me the correct bamboo within a week. No need to send the other back. Great service. Great packaging for the bamboo.
|On May 6, 2009, Steve_S New Kensington, PA wrote:
If there was a rating higher than "positive" I'd give it. They are the primier experts in bamboo. I ordered 10 plants, they arrived professionally packages, healthy, large and are thriving in my western PA zone 6 area. On top of this, I've asked numerous detailed questions about different types of bamboo plants and the response has been phenomenal. I highly recommnend bamboogarden.com for your bamboo needs.
|On Oct 20, 2008, jim777 Riceville, TN wrote:
I placed an order with Bamboo Garden for several bamboos a little over a week ago. The order arrived today in perfect shape (excellent packaging) and great health. A discussion with a really nice and well manored guy from the nursery after receiving my order was extremely customer focused. I'll definitely order from them again. Kudos BG!
|On May 30, 2008, bike_n_garden Bryan, TX wrote:
I found them to be very helpful - great customer service. I sent an email explaining what I wanted & what my growing conditions are, and they came back with several suggestions on varieties that would work well here. I confess I ignored their advice and went for the variety that looked so great in the pictures - phyllostachys nigra. It arrived in a very-well designed box, probably the best packaging I've ever seen in a mail-order plant, looking very healthy & happy. I've planted it in a (LARGE) container to keep its spreading tendencies under control, and so far it seems happy - will be interesting to see what it does in a few years when it should be trying to put out some taller growth. I'm thinking about ordering some more bamboo of a clumping variety in the fall or next spring. I'll definitely buy it from Bamboo Garden Nursery.
|On Apr 29, 2008, Emeraldfirefly Portland, OR wrote:
I have the pleasure of living about 20 minutes away from Bamboo Garden. It's wonderful to be able to go there and talk to their folks, and just wander through the bamboo groves and greenhouses. Very helpful, certainly recommend them in the NorthWest.
|On Feb 22, 2008, dthomas979 Saint Charles, MO wrote:
ordered 1 gal. of "bory" and 1 gal. of "yunzhu" 2 weeks ago, both arrived well packaged and good deal for the money, nice plants doing well in the greenhouse before I plant out when weather warms. Will order again. DT
|On Sep 5, 2007, DaveNW Portland, OR wrote:
I've dealt with a few bamboo specialists over the last couple of years and this is the best. They have an excellent selection, fair prices, and exceptionally healthy plants. The roots were especially well developed which allows the bamboo to fill in quickly.
|On Aug 29, 2007, Srolle1 Salt Lake City, UT wrote:
I can't say enough good things about Jed and his nursery. The people and informative and friendly. Their plants are healthy and well rooted. The shipping is bar none the best I've seen for live plants at reasonable rates. After placing about 10 orders with them they are by far my first choice for bamboo.
|On Jul 9, 2007, jpolk34 Hattiesburg, MS (Zone 8a) wrote:
Anyone looking to purchase bamboo via mail-order your search is over. The people at The Bamboo Garden are more than helpful with assisting you with your bamboo selection, they even listened to me go on a long rant about what kind of bamboo I was looking for and how I planned to plant it and all without hanging up the phone! But what sold me the most was the fact that I ordered some black bamboo of the 'Hale' variety and when it arrived it was in great shape but just the standard variety black bamboo. When notified of this, Bamboo Garden nursery and the wonderful people who run it didn't hesitate to send me out the 'Hale' variety bamboo ASAP and told me that I could keep the other black bamboo they originally sent free of charge, they even suggested where and how I might plant it! You can feel assured when ordering from The Bamboo Garden that you are going to recieve healthy, top notch plants from friendly, professional people.
|On Oct 15, 2006, gowron Athens, GA wrote:
Great selection at very reasonable prices. They shipped the day after I placed the order, and the plants arrived quickly, very well packed and in great shape. Next time that I need bamboo I will look no further. Highly reccommneded.
|On Dec 20, 2005, lkz5ia Denison, IA (Zone 5b) wrote:
I ordered 4 bamboo 1 gallons from them this spring. They came in great shape and have thrived in our hot iowa summer. I plan to do future bamboo orders with them.
|On Apr 3, 2005, oldrelicsse Spruce Pine, AL wrote:
I've bought Bamboos from a bunch of suppliers, and bamboo garden Nursery is handsdown the best. The plants are huge, well established, and just gorgeous. The packaging is great and the e-mail contact was always timely. Thanks for being one of the good guys.
|On Mar 20, 2005, treeguy_NY West Seneca, NY (Zone 6a) wrote:
I purchased 2 Fargesias and 3 Phyllostachys species. All arrived healthy and in excellent condition. They even provided a courtesy call to let me know that my order had been shipped and to give me the tracking number. Also, they provide an incredible selection of bamboo at some of the cheapest prices out there. Shipping was a bit high, but that's because the plants were shipped from coast to coast. Will buy from them again if I find more room for boos!
|On Nov 15, 2004, jeepers13 Eugene, OR wrote:
My word, they know what they're doing. And offer a great selection. I've spoken with Ned in person and on the phone - the dude knows what he's talking about, and seemed eager to answer my questions. If you have the ability to visit their new facility, do not miss the opportunity - it's beautiful, and a fantastic day trip.
|On Jun 5, 2004, bonatic wrote:
I ordered two plants,both arived on time and in very nice condition ,,they seemed very professional,
|On Jun 7, 2003, oregonzone8 Beaverton, OR wrote:
The consultation/advice were worth the price of the plants. Visited the nursery October 2002 and have three great, beautiful bamboos thriving this spring. Highly recomended.
|On Oct 8, 2002, Denko Østermarie,
Denmark (Zone 6b) wrote:
The staff are very knowledgeable, plants are good, healthy, very reasonably priced and always properly shipped - highly recommended.