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Scotts
Pennington Seed

Scotts and Pennington Seed Overview

Total reviews
30
46
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
1
0

Pennington Seed was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Aug 6, 2010 and since then this brand received 46 reviews. It is 16 reviews more than Scotts received since Jul 9, 2008.

Scotts and Pennington Seed Consumer Ratings

Rank
44 out of 791 in Landscaping and Gardening category
121 out of 791 in Landscaping and Gardening category
Product or Service Quality
35 in category
70 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
26 in category
81 in category
Price Affordability
31 in category
92 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Scotts ranks 77 points higher in the Landscaping and Gardening category than Pennington Seed. People gave Scotts 2.2 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Landscaping and Gardening category and it is 126 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Pennington Seed was rated 1.2 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 91 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Diversity of Products or Services criterion, than we see that Scotts has a higher rating than Pennington Seed. Regarding Price Affordability criterion, consumers gave Scotts 3.1 stars and it is 81% greater than other in category. Pennington Seed however was rated 1.7 stars and it is 57% worse than other in category.

Scotts and Pennington Seed Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
2.2 (12 reviews)
1.2 (30 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...have spokes on the inner side and when the spreader throws fertilizer the spokes hold fertilizer and when the machine stops the fertilizer drops excessive product in one spot. It's a terrible spreader and made my hard look horrible. The plastic spokes should be on the outside and the inside should be...

Carl B

My son and I each purchased 2 bags of Rebel Shade mix in early spring. It said guaranteed to work, but don't let that fool you. Watered daily, it did come up after 2-3 weeks, then completely died. Contacted home office as per Pike's manager suggestion. He said HO should call him with authorization...

WALT B
Diversity of Products or Services
3.4 (12 reviews)
1.7 (20 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

after using there products for over 15 years I had 1 complaint about there products they said mail us slip and we will refund you its a FRAUD you send all that information in they call you looking for more info and keep putting you on hold 53mins:16secs they tell me call this number and that number...

james

I purchased a bag at Lowes trying to put a small patch of grass for my puppies. I had some grass show up at first but then all these weeds that I discovered to be Pennywort or Dollar weed has been growing in surplus and killing the small amount of grass i did have. I pulled up half the weeds to...

Melissa R
Price Affordability
3.1 (11 reviews)
1.7 (25 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Purchased Scotts Sun & Shade Seed Mix 20lb bag from Home Depot in Nanuet, NY in September 2019. Poured entire bag into a large container and a huge coffee-can sized clump of moldy seeds fell out from the bottom with some still stuck to bottom of bag. I called customer support and sent in a claim...

PissedConsumer1673149

used fairway supreme perennial rye grass and it grew , but died in less than 30 days. I am not new to seeding lawns and am not asking for anything. I will just never use their product again

CHARLIE l

Scotts and Pennington Seed Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Products
  • Dual rotary
  • Double spreader concept
  • No pros
  • I am waiting to hear from them at this point
Cons
  • Trying to get manager to resolve proplem
  • Person i spoke with was clueless
  • Entire experience
  • Wasting my money
  • Because the product doesnt work
  • That they reduced seed amounts and added 50 percent fillers

Scotts and Pennington Seed Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

Robert I customer service rep was awesome.

4.3

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

Scotts and Pennington Seed Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

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

1

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

Scotts and Pennington Seed Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

after using there products for over 15 years I had 1 complaint about there products they said mail us slip and we will...

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1.1

My son and I each purchased 2 bags of Rebel Shade mix in early spring. It said guaranteed to work, but don't let that fo...

Read all 46 reviews

Scotts and Pennington Seed Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Scotts Lawn Repair Mix (4 reviews)
  • Scotts Fertilizer (3 reviews)
  • Scotts Spreader (1 review)
  • Pennington Seed Grass Seeds (19 reviews)
  • Pennington Seed Seeds (6 reviews)
  • Pennington Seed Lawn Service (2 reviews)