buy Pink Carnation for sale in CT

Discussion in 'Nurseries and Growers' started by mdscarpa, Jul 3, 2008.

  1. mdscarpa

    mdscarpa LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    The other day I picked up Pink Carnation for a customer and went to drop it in their gardens. After putting down about 2 yards they decided they didnt like it and told me they would not pay unless I took it out and got them something else. I am stuck with 4 yards of this stuff. If there is anyone in the CT area that needs it PM me.
  2. jkason

    jkason LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 546

    What the heck is pink carnation? The plants?

    If they oredered it, it's theirs and they owe you for it, plus whatever else they decide to buy.
    If they welch on the deal, get 2 yards of process and dump it at the end of their driveway "no charge".

    TONTAGE LawnSite Member
    from CT
    Messages: 193

    if they are free i will take them.i just planted 7 of these puppies from lowes by the pool and need many do you haveand what color(s)?
    im in glastonbury
  4. Kate Butler

    Kate Butler LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 640

    Sounds like 'pink carnation' is some sort of freaky colored mulch.
  5. mdscarpa

    mdscarpa LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    Pink Carnation is stone, goes for $125+ per yard. Its primarily white with gray and pink hues in some of the stones.

    I made the whole garden for them and put belgium blocks around it or else I would just say screw it. I already have to much invested in it to worry about not getting paid because of the stone. Might as well finish it and still make a profit then to forget it now for a loss.
  6. aplus2340

    aplus2340 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 4

    I'm in bolton, work in hamden area, what size stone and how much do you want for the material?
  7. Markf

    Markf LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 406

    I cannot PM you. You do not have enough posts. Take a pic or two, post them with you phone number. I am in Monroe.
  8. bigviclbi

    bigviclbi LawnSite Senior Member
    from nj
    Messages: 901

    You need to find some elderly italians they love the stuff. A tad bit gawdy to say the least.
  9. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Former Moderator
    Messages: 6,073

  10. mdscarpa

    mdscarpa LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    stone ranges from 3/4 to 1 1/4... i have just over 4 yards, looking to get $550... i can deliver for free within reason. Phone number is 203-915-6084

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