View Full Version : Frustrated!!! Price help

OSU 09
07-27-2009, 02:34 PM
Just want to blow off a little steam, but I find it extremely unprofessional and aggravating when businesses do not get back to you in a timely manner. I have called 3 nurseries and e-mailed 2 more looking for some prices. At each one I get "thanks for your request, we will get those prices to you shortly". What is there definintion of shortly! Can anyone help me out? I am looking for the price of Quercus rubra-red oak, 2" caliper balled and burlaped. Anyone know a ballpark price? Thanks

07-27-2009, 03:15 PM
100 bucks or less

07-27-2009, 10:28 PM
$200 from a good re-wholesaler up here in New England.

07-27-2009, 10:55 PM
$275 is what I got out of my catalogue

White Gardens
07-28-2009, 10:51 AM
I try to get a price list from all the local Nurseries early in the year so I don't have to make phone calls.

After that I go in person to look at prices. This time of the year the nurseries are under-staffed as it is slowing down, so trying to get someone on the phone is like pulling teeth.

OSU 09
07-28-2009, 06:19 PM
Well I finally got a response from one of the nurseries. $225.00 Right about what I expected.