Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > General Forums > Other Websites

Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-27-2012, 07:01 PM   #1
Planted Member
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: canada
Posts: 220
Thumbs down


not happy at all. placed an order 2 weeks ago (im in canada) selected the canadian pricing from a handy drop down menu, assuming they could ship plants to canada. nope, they don't. did they answer my email asking why i was paying crazy high shipping and i hadn't received it yet? nope. has anyone called to tell me they couldn't ship plants to canada? nope. did my payment go through? you know it did. that being said, i made a phone call and the payment was returned to me within minutes. all the same very dissapionted.

who can recommend good canadian companies with a good selection?
jamntoast is offline  
Sponsored Links
Old 04-27-2012, 07:33 PM   #2
Planted Tank Obsessed
grogan's Avatar
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Anchorage
Posts: 302

Yeah I used to order wholesale from them for the shop I work at. Very bad shipment times and poor customer service. They messed up a $700 plant order and didn't even apologize for it. There response was "your a business, you know how it goes." ....I fired them shortly after. If im not mistaken there is a plant specific lfs in Canada that has a good repore. Order through them, im sure they have good quality and supporting a local business is always good.

good luck bud, being in Alaska I know how difficult logistics can be.
grogan is offline  
Old 04-27-2012, 08:48 PM   #3
ओं मणिपद्मे हूं
acitydweller's Avatar
PTrader: (174/100%)
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: New York
Posts: 7,690

nvrmnd... vendor reviews are not allowed
"I am Groot", the faithful protector
acitydweller is offline  
Old 04-27-2012, 08:52 PM   #4
Wannabe Guru
antbug's Avatar
PTrader: (37/100%)
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Sacramento, Ca
Posts: 1,961

Sorry to hear that. I've had the total opposite experience, but I am in the US. I will agree that their shipping prices are a little high.
ADA mini L - ADA 120p

antbug is offline  
Old 04-28-2012, 12:08 AM   #5
Planted Tank Guru
plantbrain's Avatar
PTrader: (256/100%)
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: The swamp
Posts: 13,446

They are better than some places, I never had any issues. Might be better off buying from hobbyist to hobbyists :idea:
Tom Barr
plantbrain is offline  
Old 04-28-2012, 12:34 AM   #6
I ♥ BBA!
sewingalot's Avatar
PTrader: (112/100%)
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: WV
Posts: 12,768

Good, bad or indifferent - vendor reviews are not allowed.
Without Algae, death of mankind would be inevitable.
sewingalot is offline  
Closed Thread

aquarium plants

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:59 PM.

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012