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Old 03-28-2013, 12:48 PM
AvaScapes AvaScapes is offline
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Wholesale Nursery Options

Would love input from you all regarding where you purchase your plants when doing new installations, or re-designs. I've stayed away from online purchases because of quality concerns. Working with local nursery's...they will, of course discount for resellers, but I still think I should be able to buy things like fruit tree's and ornamentals cheaper than I have found here locally. If there's anyone out there in the Seattle area that has any specific input...even better! Thanx in advance for sharing your experiences!
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Old 04-24-2013, 07:50 AM
allinearth allinearth is offline
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If you are buying small quantity (1-5) of items then your best bet is probably a re-wholesaler or negotiating a discount with local nurseries. When you are ready to buy truckloads head down to portland. There are several ornamental growers there. Check out local trade shows.
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Old 04-26-2013, 12:03 AM
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I have a nursery and I offer I my competitors a discount. Usually works out well for the both of us.
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