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Home Depot

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Not always easy to find help. Plenty to choose from. Easy pick up. - Sep 17, 2021

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Mahoney's Garden Center

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Good stuff maney locations - Aug 07, 2020

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Russell's Garden Center

397 Boston Post Rd
Wayland, MA 01778 508-358-2283

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Not cheap, but good. - May 04, 2022

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Lowe's

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Lowe's is where I go for all my gardening needs - Sep 30, 2021

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Mahoney's Garden Center

242 Cambridge St
Winchester, MA 01890 781-729-5900

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They have the best flowers, plants, arrangements, and advice on planting, seeds,... - Sep 25, 2021

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Mahoney's Garden Center

449 Western Ave
Brighton, MA 02135 617-787-8885

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It’s a lovely garden center. Just wish the prices were lower, however... - Sep 17, 2021

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Kane's Flower World

64 Andover St
Danvers, MA 01923 978-774-6911

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Great selection and a very knowledgeable staff - Aug 20, 2020

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Briggs Nursery

295 Kelley Blvd
North Attleboro, MA 02760 508-699-7421

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Briggs is amazing from their staff to their products. They stand behind their... - Sep 26, 2021

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Needham Garden Center

53 Chestnut St
Needham, MA 02492 781-444-2401

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Staff was pleasant, owner not so much. - Feb 16, 2022

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Weston Nurseries Garden Center

93 E Main St
Hopkinton, MA 01748 508-435-3414

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I've been using them on and off for thirty years and my impression is... - May 04, 2022

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Corliss Brothers Nursery

31 Essex Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938 978-356-5422

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Corliss always comes through - Aug 09, 2020

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New England Nurseries

216 Concord Rd
Bedford, MA 01730 781-275-2525

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It's nice to have a garden center walking distance to my home. They did... - Aug 19, 2020

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Mahoney's Garden Center

1609 Main St
Tewksbury, MA 01876 978-851-2712

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They are very experienced, stock everything I might need, offer good and timely... - Sep 12, 2021

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Mahoney's Garden Center

165 Princeton St
North Chelmsford, MA 01863 978-251-4001

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Only visited during Senior hours without a lot of other people around. A very... - Aug 12, 2020

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Home Depot

339 Speen St
Natick, MA 01760 508-647-9600

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Inadequate number of staff with store and product knowledge - Aug 10, 2020

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Nunan Florist & Greenhouse

269 Central St
Georgetown, MA 01833 978-352-8179

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We had a plant that didn't survive; Nunan's replaced it at no... - Aug 10, 2020

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Pemberton Farms

2225 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140 617-491-2244

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They don't include plant name/care tags, their advice about pests... - Jan 17, 2022

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Wolf Hill Garden Center

104 Eastern Ave
Gloucester, MA 01930 978-281-4480

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Often don’t have certain bug spray that they carry. - Aug 19, 2020

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Wilson Farm

10 Pleasant St
Lexington, MA 02421 781-862-3900

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The prices are a bit more than the standard super market but the quality is... - Feb 01, 2022

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Home Depot

615 Arsenal St
Watertown, MA 02471 617-926-0299

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Limited plant variety, - Jan 30, 2022

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