Gardening Direct Reviews

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  • Gardening Direct are a mail order and online retailer providing plants, bedding plants, shrubs and perennials to our customers. We love gardening for less and truly believe in offering our customers quality plants at affordable prices. We offer Free Delivery on all orders and have a 28 day guarantee so if you are unhappy with your order just contact us and we will be happy to offer you a replacement or a refund.

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19 Hour(s) ago

Parsnip Gladiator F1 500 Seeds

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Service rating : I am more than pleased with the quality of the seeds and of the despatching of them. I am looking forward to the growing and eating of all my vegetables. I shall definitely recommend Gardening Direct and I am therefore looking for more seeds and plants, etc. to grow as I am sure that I am on to a winner with Gardening Direct.
Product: Good quality seeds and packaged very well. I shall definitely be buying more from Gardening Direct and recommend them.

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thank you for taking the time to review Parsnip Gladiator F1 Seeds for Gardening Direct. It's lovely to hear that you are more than pleased with Gardening Directs service and products, I do hope your seeds develop into lovely healthy plants and produce lots of yummy Parsnips for you to enjoy! best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

43 Hour(s) ago

Mixed Carnations 10 Stems

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Service rating : Customer Care is excellent - Gardeing Direct easily contactable either by e-mail -where responses always promptly vreceived - or by phone.
Product: Recipient very pleased with carnations, colours excellent as well as in tight bud which looked good opening and stayed fresh for good length of time.

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Good Morning Ms Smith, thank you for your review for Mixed Carnations 10 Stems for Gardening Direct. I'm delighted to hear that you rate our service excellent and it's great to hear from our customers when we are doing so well. Our carnations are great value and I'm happy to hear the recipient was very pleased with the colours and freshness, we do value your comments, have a great day, regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

27-Jan

Mixed Carnations 20 Stems

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Service rating : This is the second time that I have ordered flowers because the service is excellent.
Product: These carnations could not be bettered any where!

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It was lovely to receive your review for Mixed Carnations 20 Stems for Gardening Direct. It's great to hear that are service is excellent and that our carnations can't be bettered anywhere else, we do value your custom and loyalty and I will look forward to our next review meeting, regards

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

27-Jan

8 Hanging Gardens with Watering Tubes

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Service rating : As always, highly efficient service
Product: Good quality items.

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Good Morning Mrs Saunders, thank you for your review for 8 Hanging Gardens with Watering Tubes for Gardening Direct. It's brilliant to hear that our service is highly efficient and our products are of good quality. We do value your continued loyal customer, enjoy your gardening, kind regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

20-Jan

7 Paperwhite Daffodils in a Rustic Basket

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Service rating : Easy to use website, nice to know p & p inc.
Product: All bulbs bloomed, lovely flowers.

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Good Afternoon Mrs Lewis, it was lovely to receive your review for 7 Paperwhite Daffodils in a Rustic Basket. It's great to hear that our website is easy to use and I'm so pleased that all bulbs bloomed producing lovely flowers. Have a great day and I will look forward to hearing from you again, best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

19-Jan

Begonia Destiny 24 Large Plants

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Delivery fine and plants ngood condition.

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thank you for your review for Begonia Destiny 24 Large Plants for Gardening Direct. I am so pleased to hear that our service and product are both of a good standard. I do hope your Begonias produced lots of colourful blooms for you to admire, happy gardening, enjoy the rest of your day, kind regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

17-Jan

Azalea Plant

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Service rating : I am most impressed with this company. I have ordered my plant plugs from them over the years and this is the second year I have sent floral gifts to friends at Christmas.
Product: From the feedback from the people I have send these Azalea Plants to, they are very impressed with the plants and very happy with them as they are in full bloom.

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It was really nice to receive your review for the Azalea Plant for Gardening Direct. Thank you so much for your kinds words that you left in your review, we really do appreciate it. I am delighted that the Azalea's were well received and made a good impression. We do value your custom and I will look forward to our next review meeting, best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

17-Jan

20 Mixed Christmas Carnations with White Ceramic Vase

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Service rating : greater proximity to delivery date
Product: One delivery to Heather Breeze had carnation heads cut off, replacements also had some heads cut off. This could be due the delivery man throwing the box over the back fence and hitting a wall. As seen by a neighbour.

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Good Afternoon Mr Mclauchlan, thank you for taking the time to review 20 Mixed Christmas Carnations with White Ceramic Vase for Gardening Direct. I am pleased to hear that you rate our product excellent but upsetting to hear about the delivery. Please do call and report any delivery issues you may have, have a nice day and thank you for your custom, regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

15-Jan

20 Mixed Carnations with Diary plus Vase and Teddy Bear

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Service rating : I have just made contact with recipients of this Xmas gift. There was a problem with e-mail providers so I used 'old fashioned' telephone communication and found my family were delighted with this gift particularly the recipient of the bear!! who is her constant companion. Usual good service from Gardening Direct. Thank you.
Product: See above for comments. The flowers were of your Jersey growers' usual excellent quality.

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Good Afternoon Mrs Hazelby, I am delighted to hear that our service was of our usual good standard and that your family were delighted with the carnations. Our carnations do last and are great value for money, we do value your continued loyal custom, regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

14-Jan

7 Scented Indoor Hyacinth in a Rustic Basket

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My niece was delighted with her surprise gift and she has phoned since to say how lovely the bulbs are

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thank you for your review for 7 Scented Indoor Hyacinth in a Rustic Basket for Gardening Direct. It's great to hear that our service and product are both excellent and I'm delighted that your Niece received lovely bulbs. I do hope they continue to be healthy and produce a lovely scent, have a good day,
kind regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

12-Jan

Begonia Sahara 100 Plants + 70 FREE

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I am being swamped with youre mail offeers Please stop NOW Am considering stopping Placing any further orders.

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thank you for taking the time to review Begonia Sahara 100 Plants + 70 Free for gardening Direct. I am pleased to hear that you are happy with the Begonias, but it's upsetting to hear that you are being swamped with emails. I can confirm I have opted you out of receiving emails but it could take up to ten days to take effect, apologies for the inconvenience caused, best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct.

12-Jan-2015

4lbs Jersey Royals plus 9cm pot of Jersey Grown Mint & Jersey Butter

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Service rating : In this instance the service was very bad especially as these were required for Xmas. I rang G.Direct at least twice and did get a promise of some sort of compensation and mymoney back. In tjheir favourt I did receive refund but did not make up for dissapointment. Am still waiting for compensation.
Product: This order was placed in November for delivery for Xmas. I did not receive this item and Gardening Direct knew it had not been delivered. It was however delivered after xmas but I did not accept because the box was damaged and could see quite clearly that the contents were not intact.

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Good Morning Mrs Cooksey, thank you for your review for 4lbs Jersey Royals plus 9cm pot of Jersey Grown Mint & Jersey Butter for Gardening Direct. As discussed in my email to you I can confirm I have issued you with a voucher which will arrive with you shortly, I do hope we can win back your custom, have a lovely day,
kind regards

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

11-Jan-2015

Shrub Offer Choisya Ternata White Dazzler 1 Plant 9cm

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Service rating : I have been using Gardening Direct for a few years and have not found any problems
Product: Nice surprise when this came as I wasn't expecting it.

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Good Morning Mr Young, It was really nice to receive your review for the Shrub Offer Choisya Ternata White Dazzler 1 Plant 9cm for Gardening Direct. I'm delighted to hear that you rate our service good and have had no problems. I'm happy that you received a surprise when the shrub was delivered as you weren't expecting it! May your Choisya Ternata White Dazzler grow into a wonderful and healthy shrub, happy gardening, regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening

11-Jan-2015

7 Scented Indoor Hyacinth in a Rustic Basket

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Service rating : Web site easy to use and plant arrived in time for Christmas as promised.
Product: bulbs were pushed in anyhow. soil everywhere and some leaves damaged.

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thank you for your review for Gardening Direct. I have tried contacting you by phone and email so we can discuss the 7 Scented Indoor Hyacinth in a Rustic Basket further. When you get the chance please feel free to call us on 01534 876494 or email myself at emma@fpnl.net. We look forward to hearing from you.

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

11-Jan-2015

2 Christmas Mix Winter Containers

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Service rating : never disappointed
Product: still blooming excellent

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Good Afternoon Mr Howard, thank you for taking the time to review 2 Christmas Mix Winter Containers for Gardening Direct. I am so glad to hear that our service to you is always excellent and that your containers are still blooming well, brilliant! have a great and I will look forward to our next review meeting, kind regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

10 Mixed Christmas Carnations

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Service rating : My order was processed efficiently
Product: I understood that the order would be delivered during Christmas week but it arrived on 19 December and by Christmas Day (less than a week) half of the carnations were very droopy. I had hoped that they would last at least 2 weeks and am disappointed as both my orders were gifts.

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thank you for your review for 10 Mixed Christmas Carnations for Gardening Direct. It was nice talking to you earlier, as discussed I have issued a voucher which will be with you shortly, enjoy the rest of your day, kind regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

10 Mixed Christmas Carnations

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Service rating : The order was dealt with efficiently.
Product: When I placed the order I was informed that delivery would be during Christmas week. However it was delivered too early on 19 December and by Christmas Day (less than a week) half of the flowers were very droopy. I am disappointed as I thought they should last at least 2 weeks.

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thank you for taking the time to review 10 Mixed Christmas Carnations for Gardening Direct. It was lovely talking to you earlier, as discussed I can confirm I have issued a voucher which will arrive with you shortly, we do value your continued loyal customer, best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

15 Red Christmas Carnations with Gold Foliage

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Excellent service

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thank you for your review for 15 Red Christmas Carnations with Gold Foliage for Gardening Direct. It's lovely to hear that both our service and product are of an excellent standard. Our carnations are great value for money as they do last!
Thank you for your continued loyal custom, best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

20 Red Christmas Carnations with Gold Foliage and White Ceramic Vase

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Gift flowers and bulb planter delivered satisfactorily

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Good Afternoon Mr Parsons, thank you for your review for 20 Red Christmas Carnations with Gold Foliage for Gardening Direct. It's great to hear that our service and product are both excellent and delivery was satisfactory. We do value our customers loyalty and look forward to hearing from you again, kind regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

10 Mixed Christmas Carnations

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Service rating : always good service & excellent quality
Product: all the people that received them were highly delighted

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Good Afternoon Mr Lloyd, thank you for your review for 10 Mixed Christmas Carnations for Gardening Direct. I am so delighted to hear that our service and product are of an excellent standard, also I'm happy that the people that received the carnations were highly delighted with them, have a great day, happy gardening,

best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

10 Mixed Christmas Carnations

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Service rating : Good customer service
Product: Quality of flowers was poor 1 flower broken and 1 drooping on arrival another 3 drooping within 3 days, disappointed as sent as a present. But on the plus side Gardening Direct's response to the complaint was very good, they sent out a replacement and the flowers were very good.

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thank you for your review for 10 Mixed Christmas Carnations for Gardening Direct. I'm delighted to hear that our customer service was of an excellent standard but upsetting to hear about the poor quality carnations. I am happy to see that one of my colleagues issued a replacement which was of good quality. We do value your comments and we are always here to listen and advise, enjoy your day, regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

Gift Fresh Jersey Royals 4lbs

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Service rating : Very good service from your staff when I had a query
Product: As these potatoes were sent to friends as a present I cannot comment on their quality or taste.

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it was lovely to receive your review for Gift Fresh Jersey Royals 4lbs for Gardening Direct. I'm so pleased to hear that our staff here at Gardening Direct provide our customers with an excellent service when information is needed. I do hope your friend enjoyed the Jersey Royals, thank you for your valued and continued customer, best wishes,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

10-Jan-2015

4lbs Jersey Royals plus 9cm pot of Jersey Grown Mint & Jersey Butter

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Service rating : the service as always is excellent
Product: the Jersey Royals were beautiful just in time for Christmas everyone enjoyed them it was a nice change

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Good Afternoon Mrs Lunn, It was so nice to receive your review for 4lbs Jersey Royals plus 9cm pot of Jersey Grown Mint & Jersey Butter for Gardening Direct. I'm really pleased to hear that our service is always excellent and that the Jersey Royals were enjoyed by everyone for Christmas. Have a lovely day and we look forward to hearing from you again, kind regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct

09-Jan-2015

7 Scented Indoor Hyacinth in a Rustic Basket

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Service rating : Excellent service from the staff as I ordered on the telephone.
Product: Hyacinths appreciated by the recipients. Thank you.

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thank you for taking the time to review 7 Scented Indoor Hyacinth in a Rustic Basket for Gardening Direct. It's brilliant to hear that our staff provide an excellent service when ordering and that the Hyacinth was appreciated by the recipients, I do hope the Hyacinth's remain healthy and produce a lovely scent, we do value your comments and custom, regards,

Emma Carter

Gardening Direct
09-Jan-2015

The Big Cheese Making Kit

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Service rating : Service was good, no issues.
Product: Product made a good christmas present

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