Gardening, farming, horticulture, all depends on unpredictable weather conditions. These occupations are not so easy and require a tremendous amount of hard work.
In such an instance, having a guide by your side is a valuable asset. Catalogs such as Burpee, LTD Commodities Catalog, Botanical Interests, etc act as mentors in such occupations.
Burpee Catalogs are made available from late December and are available through the April in succeeding a year or until it runs out of copies.
Burpee’s colorful sleek pages blooming with nature would definitely inspire you ‘to convert your backyard in a beautiful garden.
Besides acting as a guide, Burpee Catalogs take you on tour through the Eden like gardens through their variety of seeds and already full-grown plants like flowers, vegetables, perennials, heirlooms, and herbs. Apart from these, you will come across various options like fruit plants, seed starting supplies, organic options, and other gardening supplies and accessories in the catalog.
Burpee makes it simple and easy to understand which plants and crops would grow in your given location and area. They also provide you with zone maps, growing calendars and shipping schedules. Before ordering from the Burpee, you need to punch in your zip code on the website to get a list of plants and seeds that can grow better in your area. There is a Garden Time App developed by Burpee that lets you schedule and plan all your gardening and farming tasks.
Requesting a Burpee Catalog
To request a free Burpee Catalog you have to visit Burpee’s home page. After you scroll down a bit, you will find ‘request a catalog’ option in the middle of the page. This option will directly take you to free catalog request form. Here you are required to punch in necessary details in the appropriate fields. This may include your first name, middle name, last name, address where you want your copy to be mailed and your email address.
At the end of the form, there is an option to subscribe to Burpee’s newsletter and promotional emails. If you want to receive such emails keep the box checked in. To unsubscribe keep that box unchecked. Subscribing or unsubscribing is not compulsory for requesting a free catalog.
You can also punch in details about where you heard about Burpee in the dialogue box that is provided below. This field is optional too. Once done with the form, hit the red ‘Subscribe’ button and rest assured. Sometimes catalogs go out of stock and this may cause a delay for you to copy to arrive. Hence, it can take anywhere between 2 weeks to 6 weeks to get your hands on the Burpee Catalog.
While you wait for your catalog to arrive, you can go through Burpee’s expert advice and how-to videos in order to aid you in raising and tending your garden.
Restrictions on Burpee Catalog
Unfortunately, Burpee Catalogs are available to only those who live in the U.S. Still there are many other similar catalogs which can be available across the globe for free.
Other similar catalogs
If you are fascinated with catalogs like Burpee, you should also check other catalogs like Johnny’s Seeds, Gurney’s, Botanical Interests, Park Seed, Territorial Seed Company, Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds, etc.
Other ways to shop
You can definitely shop through the Burpee catalog. For making your shopping experience worthy Burpee provides you Seed Catalog Quick Shop. Clicking on this option will take you to the list where all you have to do is type in the product item code and quantity of items required. This saves your time considerably as you don’t have to go back and forth over and over to browse and add items to our cart.
Burpee lets you shop from a wide array of products. You can also sort and filter these products based on type, lifecycles, sowing methods, etc.
Burpee also has gift cards that range from $25, $50 and $100 respectively.
Apart from ordering catalog through the website by filling up and submitting ‘Request a Catalog Form’, you can call at Burpee’s customer care at 1-800-888-1447. Their customer service is available from 9 am to 9 pm on weekdays and from 10 am to 5 pm on weekends.