Post a reply

Inexpensive Plants

By Boopaints
November 2, 2012

ALWAYS go to the clearance racks at garden nurseries before shopping for full priced plants. Sometimes a little TLC is all a plant needs and at 75% off, you can’t go wrong.

[View the item]

May 23, 2015 7:29 AM CST
Thread OP
Name: Kyla Houbolt
Gastonia, NC (Zone 7b)
Composter Plant Identifier Organic Gardener Herbs Daylilies Sempervivums
Frogs and Toads Container Gardener Cat Lover Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! The WITWIT Badge Winter Sowing
I have to laugh because a friend and I just last week went to Strange's, a local large garden center and floral supply place. Having never been, I went up to an employee who was watering herb plants and asked where the reduced price area might be. She said, shaking her head, "We don't have one of those." I had a hard time believeing that so I said "You know, where plants go that are past their prime or need some TLC, reduced for quick sale?" and she said "We don't do that. We do sometimes reduce prices but we don't put the plants for sale all together. We're not Lowes."

Well! That told me, I guess! Hilarious! Hilarious! Hilarious!
Last edited by kylaluaz May 23, 2015 7:30 AM Icon for preview
Jun 10, 2015 7:27 AM CST
Name: Becky (Boo)
Phoenix, AZ 85022
finding joy one day at a time!
Charter ATP Member Forum moderator I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Art Purslane Garden Ideas: Master Level
Region: Southwest Gardening Enjoys or suffers hot summers Region: United States of America Birds Hummingbirder Container Gardener
ALL THINGS PLANTS ~ Garden Art ~ Purslane & Portulaca ~
MY CUBITS ~ Trust in the Lord ~
MY WEB SITE ~ Joyful Times Today
Jun 10, 2015 7:42 AM CST
Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
Rescue dogs: Angels with paws needi
Dragonflies Dog Lover Bookworm I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Photography Bee Lover
Plays in the sandbox Butterflies Region: Texas Garden Sages I sent a postcard to Randy! Charter ATP Member
Home Depot in this area won't, either. They throw them out. Sad Sad Sad

But Lowes...ah, Lowes... Lovey dubby Lovey dubby Lovey dubby Lovey dubby
It’s okay to not know all the answers.
You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.
  • Started by: kylaluaz
  • Replies: 2, views: 482
Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by Newyorkrita and is called "Siberian Iris China Spring "

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.