Miller's or Nourse?

chloeashaApril 19, 2012

I'm going to order some strawberry plants... Mara des Bois. I see Miller has them for hald the price of Nourse-- but I also know sometimes some sources are worth that extra money. Any opinions? Thanks!

Julianna

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denninmi(8a)

I've never gotten a bad anything from Nourse. First class operation. Miller seems OK, I've ordered a few times from them.

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 11:35AM
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Scott F Smith(6B/7A MD)

Julianna, with that price difference I would still go with Nourse. Nourse is one of the very best and Millers is one of the most average places.

Scott

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 12:17PM
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chloeasha

OK, thanks you guys! That is what I was gathering by looking online. A good nursery makes all the difference!

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 12:57PM
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olympia_gardener(5)

I ordered many plants from Miler in the past. I never had any problem with Miller. Their trees are very decent size and condition when arrived. I have never tried Nourse so can't offer comments.

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 2:42PM
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alan haigh

O G, what nurseries have you ordered from before that you are comparing Millers to? Millers used to sell the tiniest trees imaginable.

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 6:12PM
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wasabi_(Z6a WesternNC)

just received my third order from Nourse in five years. Great quality and service. quality doesn't cost more than it saves.

haven't ordered from Miller.

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 8:07PM
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mrsg47(7)

Just received my second order of "Mara des Bois" today. They are perfect! I planted all fifty this afternoon. Norse is great in my book; have been ordering from them for the past four years. Mrs. G

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 10:07PM
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