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Pennington Seed

Scotts and Pennington Seed Overview

Total reviews 91 55
Company responses 0 0
Issues resolved 1 1

Scotts and Pennington Seed Consumer Ratings

Rank
68 out of 547 in Landscaping and Gardening category
128 out of 547 in Landscaping and Gardening category
Product or Service Quality
40 in category
81 in category
Value for money
34 in category
74 in category
Price Affordability
62 in category
110 in category
Customer service
53 in category
79 in category

Scotts and Pennington Seed Rating Details

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

...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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...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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Value for money
2.1 (30 reviews)
1.3 (33 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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

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...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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Price Affordability
2.5 (28 reviews)
1.6 (32 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...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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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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Customer service
1.9 (28 reviews)
1.3 (27 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Tried to call the customer service number but I get nothing but long wait/hold times - never a human . So, here we are..

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...why is this company allowed to sell Products in the USA and not support the "replacement parts" for those products? I called today to try and buy the impeller but the customer service person on the phone said they are not setup to accept my payment for a impeller and refused to send me out one..

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Scotts and Pennington Seed Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Products
  • Simultaneously still in process on phone waiting on customer rep
  • Still in process inquiring about a product part
  • No pros
  • Special seed products for repairing lawns
  • 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
  • Because the product doesnt work
  • Wasting my money
  • See did not grow

Scotts and Pennington Seed Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

Robert I customer service rep was awesome.

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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

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

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3.2

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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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,...

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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 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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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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Scotts and Pennington Seed Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

I planted the Scotts Sun & Shade mix on August 12th and nothing too much seems to be
happening with it. Just the other da...

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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

I purchased scotts kentucky blue grass grass seed and scotts turf soil and scotts starter fertilizer and my yard looks...

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1

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 mar...

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Scotts and Pennington Seed Products and Services

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