Our Plant Guarantee

A tree’s leaves may be ever so good, so may its bark, so may its wood; But unless  you put the right thing to its root, it never will show much flower or fruit.”

~Robert Frost

Trees, Shrubs, and Fruit Trees:

Most trees, shrubs and fruit trees are guaranteed for 1 year from the date of purchase, provided they were immediately planted, per our guidelines, and properly watered and cared for.

Evergreen Azaleas, Perennials, Roses, Grapes, and Berries:

We guarantee evergreen azaleas, perennials, roses, grapes and berries for 90 days, from time of purchase,  at 100% of the purchase price.

Replacements, Annuals, Vegetables, Herbs, House Plants, and Clearance Items:

Are not guaranteed, but we will work with you to be successful.

Our Guarantee Does Not Cover:

  • Our guarantee does not cover animal/deer damage of any kind (eating, rubbing, or breaking).*
  • It does not cover weather damage such as lightening strike, tornadoes, wind, hail, snow, etc.
  • Damage from drivers or vandalism.
  • Replacements

*Ask us how to protect your plants.

Plants under warranty may only be replaced once, either with another plant or a store credit to Wilson's, based on the purchase price. Replacement plants are not guaranteed.

** Before returning any plant item: If at any point you are concerned that your plant is showing signs of poor health, please contact us, as there is often a simple solution that can prevent the loss of your plant. If it is determined that the plant has died within the guarantee period, bring the entire plant back with your slaes receipt. Together, we can try and determine why the platn died so your next planting is successful.

Sorry we do not give cash back.

If you mention that you are in our “Great Gardener” program at the checkout, we will be able to keep track of all of your guaranteed items on the computer, just another great reason to sign up to be a “Great Gardener”.


Extended Guarantee

Purchase and use our 1-2-3 Program for all of your new plantings and we’ll extend your guarantee — up to 2 years!

  • 1 year guarantee goes up to 2 years
  • 90 day guarantee gets extended to the end of the season, or October 1st.


We use 1-2-3 on all of our planting jobs because it insures success and satisfaction.


1-2-3 Program

1) Master Nursery® Bumper Crop

An all-purpose organic soil enricher that gives long term improvement to your soil. Perfectly blended for maximum plant success. Bumper Crop takes the place of peat moss, mushroom compost, and cow manure.

2) Master Nursery Bumper Crop® Starter Fertilizer

High phosphate garden fertilizer that feeds new plant growht and encourages good rooting.

3) Bonide® Root & Grow Root Stimulator & Plant Starter

Contains plant hormones and nutrients that reduce transplant shock and stimulates healthy new roots.