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Arbor Day Foundation
Brighter Blooms Nursery

Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Overview

Total reviews
83
25
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
1
0

Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Consumer Ratings

Rank
75 out of 532 in Landscaping and Gardening category
91 out of 532 in Landscaping and Gardening category
Product or Service Quality
58 in category
56 in category
Turnaround Time
48 in category
26 in category
Website
49 in category
54 in category
Customer service
55 in category
53 in category

Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.5 (38 reviews)
1.5 (17 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Very poor service, very poor quality. In addition, I have tried to order from their catalogue and nothing I wanted (20 different plants / trees) are available this season. Ridiculous...

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...I've spent $1400 on about 14-16 plants thinking that i would get a large and high quality trees. The ones that i got are baby trees ($50/piece - same tree was $18 something in home depot and $24 in Armstrong). Still trying to return some of these trees..

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Turnaround Time
1.4 (34 reviews)
2.4 (12 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...In the meantime, I ordered a few flowering shrubs, none survived. I decided to try one more time and renewed my subscription and was to get 10 fall foliage trees. I received my 10 "fruit" trees yesterday, Memorial Day weekend when I am unable to plant them properly...

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...s(BAD SERVICE!!!) - however same client who asked for plant replacement has now gone to another source for 10-15 houses in Charleston, SC with a first time budget of $15000 minimum- THEIR LOSS- OUR LEARNING EXPERIENCE_ DO NOT TRUST THIS COMPANY..

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Website
2.5 (34 reviews)
2.2 (13 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

In early March of 2019 I ordered a sour cherry tree from Arbor Day Foundation. This year I realized the tree that was sent to me is anything but a cherry fruit tree. I will never buy anything from you and I will not recommend any other people to make such mistake!! They will send you a tree but not...

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Plants do mot survive mire than a few days after following instructions!!! Mo refund no replacement even with gurantees!!!! Do not waste your money!!!!! Pictures on website are altered & highly deceiving!!!!..

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Customer service
1.8 (33 reviews)
1.9 (16 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Terrible customer service. So now, instead of ordering trees in subsequent years for my property and the properties of my family, they get a bad review and lose money. I read all the previous reviews months ago and should have trusted my gut...

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...I'm very disappointed in the response from their customer service because I sent photos of how badly the plants look. All they could say was, "give them another week", and if then, we will send you new plants. I don't want to go through this again...

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Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Help the environment
  • Educational aspect
  • Wanting money but never send out trees
  • Large selection
  • Did replace one out of 5 trees
Cons
  • That they did not live up to their promise
  • Never received products
  • No communications
  • Poor product and service
  • Whole experence
  • Spam

Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

All of their trees bare root die.? They say when you call give more time and by that time you forget about calling them...

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5

Just received my Lavender Rhododendron Bush and it looks very healthy! I ordered the 3 gallon and I can start to...

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5

Nothing recieved 10 bare root trees. I put them all in a big pot for 1st yr transplanted to side of garage the after 3...

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4.8

I ordered two okame cherry trees and received them quickly. They arrived in good shape and i planted them immediately....

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Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

All of them arrived dead. Ordered pink dogwood, pink magnolia and they all arrived dead. Arbor Day Foundation refused...

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1

I wrote them the following letter, and got back, "give them another week to see if they will live".
Followed their plant...

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1

This group is not worth the spit to put on a stamp to get them to do anything positive, donate to them or buy trees. I...

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1

Dear Brighter Blooms , I need someone from Brighter Blooms to contact us..I can't express how very disappointed I am...

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Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

Arbor Day Foundation explained to me their mission. They sent pictures of ruins and how beautiful they could make them...

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1.1

HORRIBLE. I paid $80 each for 2 gardenia bushes that were advertised as the rare and difficult to find Four Seasons...

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No votes

I just sent all the details via "chat" and am being sent to a page to pay $1.00 to get results?? what's that all about?...

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1.3

Paid $177.00 for a 6ft $39.00 Black Ice Plum Tree! That arrived Dried Leaves and poorly packed root base! Ordered via...

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Arbor Day Foundation and Brighter Blooms Nursery Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Arbor Day Foundation Tree (25 reviews)
  • Arbor Day Foundation Shipping Service (13 reviews)
  • Arbor Day Foundation Red Maple Tree (3 reviews)
  • Brighter Blooms Nursery Plant (4 reviews)
  • Brighter Blooms Nursery Customer Care (2 reviews)
  • Brighter Blooms Nursery Okame Cherry Tree (1 review)