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updated on: 8/8/2022
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4 months ago
There is nothing not to like about 'gardens4you.ie'. The plants were so fresh looking. The service was fast. The packing really impressed me as they not only had such a strong box, but it was divided so as to protect the more fragile plants.On top of this the prices were great, but something that I really, really appreciated (because I am a bit of a novice on plants & don't know one from another ) was the fact that for each plant that I had purchased, they enclosed a sheet explaining exactly how to plant each item along with a photo so that I knew which was which.Before I got my parcel I was thinking that I would have to go back on the website to see which plant was which and what to do with it, but this page saved me all of that bother, so I was delighted to find this sheet enclosed.I definitely give this company full marks all round and am saving up to buy some more plants.
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4 months ago
I ordered 150 lavender plants. About half look damaged and not in great health. Parts of the plant look dead. About 12 look completely dead and I don't expect them to survive.
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1 month ago
I sent a camellia and pot for a retirement gift, and it was a surprise for the receiver to get some dahlia bulbs for free.
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1 month ago
Unfortunately one of the plants was damaged, and the little lemon plant lost some leaves. But I hope to revive them!
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2 months ago
I ordered what I thought were plants and some of my order arrived in seed packet form
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2 months ago
Plants arrived in good time but were smaller than expected and some had dried out.
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
Our plants are nursery plants cultivated outdoor. The power of the plant is stored in its root system. We understand they may sometime not initially look as attractive as plants in a garden center or supermarket, but they are just as strong or even stronger. Because people usually buy plants buy their appearance, plants are forced into flower to look attractive in a garden center, but will get quite a shock once brought home and planted in your garden. They can take some time to fully recover if ever. Our plants do not waste any energy, they are hardened off and just waiting to boost into life in your garden.
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1 month ago
Plants coming in the time but they are not to big like on the picture but lovely
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
Our photos are for illustration only and show you always a mature product photographed in summer period in order to give you a idea about the final product once planted. The size of the plants you buy is mentioned on our website. Our plants are nursery plants and they are 1 year guaranteed.
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2 months ago
Plants packaged carefully but not of great quality
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1 month ago
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2 months ago
The customer service was very arrogant and rude. After I emailed that I had a problem with my plants, the customer service said I didn't understand plants, and a professional gardener would. I don't know who makes a professional, is it someone who makes a living? Don't know if they have been trained before working.
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
Here is the response that came from our customer service department there was no arrogance or rudeness in our response you thought all the plants were infected and didn't seem to know very well what you had ordered we tried to help you by explaining the why and how Good afternoon, Thank you for your email and the photos. Our potted plants are grown outdoors in conditions as close as possible to their natural environment (as in a garden). They are nursery plants grown without chemical additives or pollutants for the soil. We do not sell so-called "florist" plants. ​ None of the plants we see in the photos are infected. We are based in Holland and it has often been 26ºC during the day and 11ºC at night in the last few weeks. This is a natural mechanism on the leaves and plants and is not a disease in any way, professional gardeners know this well. ​ It is important when the plants are put in the ground to make once every 2 weeks a complete tour of the garden and remove the leaves that may have been damaged, there are no plants in nature without any mark or immaculate not in a garden in the open air, this is only possible only in a closed and sterile greenhouse. The power of the plant is stored in its root system. We understand they may sometime not initially look as attractive as plants in a garden center, but they are just as strong or even stronger. Because people usually buy plants buy their appearance, plants are forced into flower to look attractive in a garden center, but will get quite a shock once brought home and planted in your garden. They can take some time to fully recover if ever. Our plants do not waste any energy, they are hardened off and just waiting to boost into life in your garden. ​ If you follow our guidelines enclosed, you will be rewarded in the growing season by watching your plants grow into mature and very strong plants. Rest assured your order is guaranteed you just need to trust our experience. We wish you lots of success with your garden. Kind of regards, The customer service.
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2 months ago
The order is not received. Concerned that I have been scammed. The delivery company DPD have not received the order it was due on 14th June today is the 22nd. My order number is 3-1142468 and DPD.ie tracking number is 05168997567200
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
The order was delivered with some delay from dpd unfortunately and a partial refund was submit for the plants damaged in transit.
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2 months ago
Strawberry plants are unusable. The plants are old, infected. Roots with rot, partially completely rotten. Only Beltran in a 12cm pot was suitable for planting. And so in both orders. Nearly 100 euros thrown in the trash.
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
It was 30ºC during the day combined with nights of 14ºC, the spots on the leaves or the slight white mould on the stems is the result of this extreme heat and humidity. Fragariae is manifested by the appearance of a kind of white fuzz that gradually covers the whole plant, starting with the leaves. It occurs when hot sunny spells alternate with rainfall, but rest assured that once planted this problem will dissipate on its own once the humidity level drops. if the plants failed to grow this season just send new photos to our customer service we will arrange a new shipping or a refund.
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2 months ago
The plants I received look to be all dead apart from tge little Hosta. I have emailed my complaint to the company. I have photos if needed. I have them in water to see if any life in them. So so dissapointed.
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
Most of the plants from this order was delivered as bare roost and need between 4 to 16 weeks to come out. you seem to have no real knowledge of the products ordered it is important that you respect our planting tips to avoid losing the warranty on these products. No photos have been received to our customer service regarding the other plants in pot (Buddleja davidii Pink, Hydrangea paniculata Wims Red, Photinia x fraseri Fenna 9 cm pot for exemple).
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1 month ago
Don't trust the description, when it arrived I was extremely disappointed half the leaves were cut off and it seems very empty compared to the photo on their website. DONT RECOMMEND !!👎👎
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
If you had show the whole plant the other customers could see that the plant is beautiful. The plant received is exactly like the one described on the website at €20.45 with a size between 60-80cm from the top to the base of the pot. The tips of the areca always dry out as the plant grows and have been professionally cut to stimulate the growth of new leaves which we have explained to you.
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2 months ago
I haven't received my order as yet as I have been advised by DPD that an incorrect address was provided to them and it went to a different part of Ireland.
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
You provided to our company an incorrect shipping address with Eircode F28. We took contact with you in order to get full shipping address but unfortunately we never got any reply. You will be refund less the shipping cost when parcel wil be returned to our company bu dpd.
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1 month ago
Very disappointed with my purchase, very weak and small plant altogether
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
We are sorry to hear that you are disappointed with the plants received. Rest assure the all order is guaranteed. if you have any problem during the growth guarantee below come back to us without any problem. Here is how our warranty applies. Warranty period: -Perennials and potted shrubs/trees: 1 year -Indoor plants and bonsai: 1 month -Spring bulbs: 1 growing season until May 31 at the latest. -Summer bulbs, rhizomes and bedding plants: 1 growing season until October 1st at the latest.
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1 month ago
The roots had grown outside the pots / many brown spots on leaves.
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2 months ago
Delivery was very fast but plants after I put them in pots dying.
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
We are sorry to see that, the order is guaranteed. Please take contact with our customer service we will be happy to arrange something under our guarantee.
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2 months ago
Plants were dry and withered, I don't think they will recover
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
We are sorry to hear that, the order is guaranteed you just need to send photos to our customer service. You have never contacted our customer service for this reason we would like to hear from you how you can give us such a low rating without ever having requested a problem on the order received
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2 months ago
plant was dead on arrival and nothing like advertised
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
The plant suffered in the box with the 30ºC we had last week and we clearly explained this to you and refunded this purchase immediately. It is distressing however to see despite the refund and our explanation that you posted your comment knowing that the plant had suffered from the heat during transit.
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2 months ago
how can i rate you when i have not yet had my goods
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Answer by gardens4you.ie
1 month ago
Trusted shops does not ask you to write a review before you receive your order. You can keep the email aside while you wait for the parcel to arrive, specially since your package arrived the next day.
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1 month ago
Disappointed with quality of what I purchased
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