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Pennington Seed and Scotts Overview

Total reviews
56
89
Company responses
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0
Issues resolved
0
1

Pennington Seed and Scotts Consumer Ratings

Rank
136 out of 542 in Landscaping and Gardening category
61 out of 542 in Landscaping and Gardening category
Product or Service Quality
83 in category
40 in category
Value for money
76 in category
33 in category
Price Affordability
107 in category
60 in category
Website
97 in category
57 in category

Pennington Seed and Scotts Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.2 (38 reviews)
2.1 (32 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I wrote a letter which I submitted with the original receipt and product bag, as required for a Pennington Guarantee of obtaining my money back. No results from Pennington. I complained to the BBB (Complaint ID# 27765467) and they contacted Pennington who ignored their correspondence...

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...I have purchased a new product and have an issue with it! I would expect this lack of contact and professionalism to be associated with a small, suspect unaccountable operation. Im in the uk..

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Value for money
1.2 (33 reviews)
2.1 (30 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Thought I planted grass ended up wasting time, energy and water on WEEDS! Don't waste your money and if you do make sure you don't throw away the bags. They expect you to hold onto every single bag of seed you planted. We planted over 15 bags...

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Your triple action fertilizer is a complete waste of money. Dandelions and crabgrass everywhere. Followed the instructions perfectly...

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Price Affordability
1.6 (32 reviews)
2.6 (27 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Your cs rep told me there was no way it was your seed because you don't sell Bermuda. How did it get inside the bags marked FESCUE ???? You bought a batch of Bermuda without knowledge and my yard, and anyone else to purchased seed from that pallet, is ruined !!!!I've got pics of my yard with your...

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...It was a great product at a fair price. I always bought the 40-lb bag. After I applied the product ALL of the weeds would be gone within 5-to-10 days...

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Website
1.6 (31 reviews)
2.3 (23 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Pennington refuses to take any responsibility for selling me a bad batch of Bermuda seed inside of the Fescue bags I purchased

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...Their website was not very helpful locating either. After being forced to fill out a form to request help, I still have not heard anything over 2 weeks ago. Not even an acknowledgement that they would get back to me...

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Pennington Seed and Scotts Pros and Cons

Pros
  • No pros
  • Special seed products for repairing lawns
  • I am waiting to hear from them at this point
  • Products
  • Simultaneously still in process on phone waiting on customer rep
  • Still in process inquiring about a product part
Cons
  • Because the product doesnt work
  • Wasting my money
  • See did not grow
  • Trying to get manager to resolve proplem
  • Person i spoke with was clueless
  • Entire experience

Pennington Seed and Scotts Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
4.3

Hi. My name is Cindy Turi. I love your grass seed. I use Pennington Professional Turf Fairway Supreme Perennial Rye Gras...

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5

Robert I customer service rep was awesome.

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No votes
5

There were no issues just some questions that were very well answered

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Pennington Seed and Scotts Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Bought 2 bags of Pennington Kentucky 51 Fescue seed in Sept. 1 bag did not germinate or produce any grass despite...

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1

I bought 10 bags of Scotts Earthgro brown mulch at Home Depot. Although the exterior of the bags looked fine,...

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1

No results after hardwork n maitenence just pulling weeds up i tested a cheperseed n it grew full in thick would like...

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1

I sent a rebate coupon for Scotts Grub killer with all the proper stuff and got a postcard in the mail saying the...

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Pennington Seed and Scotts Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1.7

I purchased an 8.3 lb bag of Pennington 1-Step for Bermuda grass mix on 4/20/20 for $17.98 + tax at Home Depot. I follow...

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2.6

Not regular business hours on a Saturday.

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1

Pennington refuses to take any responsibility for selling me a bad batch of Bermuda seed inside of the Fescue bags I...

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1.8

This is the 2nd time within the year I had damp fertilizer out of the bag. It took me a day to dry it out so it would...

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Pennington Seed and Scotts Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Pennington Seed Grass Seeds (25 reviews)
  • Pennington Seed Seeds (6 reviews)
  • Pennington Seed Lawn Service (2 reviews)
  • Scotts Fertilizer (14 reviews)
  • Scotts Lawn Repair Mix (6 reviews)
  • Scotts Customer Care (3 reviews)