Big Box Competition Report: The Full Data

Here’s the full data from Home Depot, Lowe’s and Walmart online store circulars for the weekends of May 10 and May 17.

Here is the data for May 10.

  Home Depot Lowe’s Walmart
St. Louis, Mo.
     
 hanging
 baskets 
#12 Laurel premium hanging basket $16.98; 10-inch Olympic hanging basket $7.98; 11-inch Infinity hanging basket $14.98; 12-inch Proven Winners coco-lined hanging basket $29.98   1.5-gallon premium hanging basket $10.98
 other #7.5 Olympic square annual planter $9.98; #12 Infinity colorbowl $14.98; 7-inch calla lily sparrow planter $10.98; 2-gallon rose $14.98; 10-inch Infinity round planter $14.98; 13-inch laurel planter $19.98 25-ounce Bonnie assorted vegetables and herbs 2 for $5; 1.25-quart warm season annual $2.50; 2.5-quart mailbox mandevilla $9.98; 2.5-quart hosta $5.98; 2.5-quart dianthus $5.98; 12-pack warm season annual $10.98; 2.5-quart golden euonymus $7.98; 2.5-quart English dwarf boxwood $7.98; 3.5-quart Forever and Ever hydrangea $16.98; 2.25-gallon dwarf firepower nandina $16.98 Better Homes & Gardens Premium Annual quart $3.68
       
Portland, Ore.  Home Depot Lowe’s  Walmart
 hanging
 baskets
10-inch Olympic hanging basket $7.88 1.5-gallon warm season hanging basket 2 for $10 1.5-gallon premium hanging basket $12.98
 other 7.5-inch Olympic square annual planter $7.97; 12-inch Infinity colorbowl $13.97; 12-inch Viva! Laurel premium hanging basket $24.97; Vigoro 11-inch infinity hanging basket $19.97; 12-inch Proven Winners coco hanging basket $32.97; 7-inch sparrow planter $7.97; 10-inch infinity square planter $16.97; 12-inch beehive grass hanging basket $36.97; 18-inch double rim premium planter $49.97 1.5-gallon bud and bloom rose 2 for $10; 1.5-gallon fuchsia hanging basket $19.98; 2.5-quart delphinium $5.98; 2.5-quart papaver $5.98; 1-quart warm season annual $2.98; 1.5-gallon spring bloom ready refill $15.98; 3-gallon annual hanging basket $29.98 Better Homes & Gardens Premium Annual quart $3.68 
       
Dallas, Texas  Home Depot  Lowe’s Walmart
 hanging
 baskets
12-inch Viva! Laurel annual premium hanging basket $19.98; 12-inch coco hanging basket $24.98 3-gallon warm season hanging basket $29.98 1.5-gallon premium hanging basket $10.98
 planters 13-inch Laurel planter $19.98; 7.5-inch Olympic square annual planter $9.98; 12-inch Infinity colorbowl $13.98 3-gallon warm-season coco urn annual $34.98; 3-gallon warm-season annual planter $19.98  
 other 7-inch sparrow planter calla lily or asiatic lily $9.98; 11-inch Infinity hanging basket $14.98; gallon hydrangea $7.98; 2-gallon rose $8.88; 5-inch orchid $12.98 1.5-gallon warm season hanging basket 2 for $10; 1.5-gallon bud and bloom rose 2 for $10;  12-pack warm season annual $9.98; 1-quart daylily $3.98; 2.5-quart kniphofia $6.98

Better Homes & Gardens Premium Annual quart $3.68

       
Philadelphia, Pa.  Home Depot   Lowe’s  Walmart

 hanging
 baskets

12-inch Laurel annual premium hanging basket $19.97; #10 Olympic hanging basket $9.98; 11# Infinity annuals hanging basket $14.98; #12 Proven Winners coco basket $26.98 2-gallon coco warm season hanging basket $19.98; 1.5-gallon premium hanging basket $11.98
 planters 7.5-inch Olympic square annual planter $7.98; 12-inch Infinity colorbowl $14.98; #14 Proven Winners combo planters cove planter $34.98; #13 Laurel premium planter annuals $19.97 2-gallon warm-season planter $16.98  
 other #7 sparrow planter calla lily or asiatic lily $14.98; #10 mandevilla $24.98; 25-ounce Bonnie assorted vegetables and herbs 2 for $5; 1.25-quart warm-season annual $2.48; 6-pack SunPatiens Carry Pack $7.97; 1.5-gallon Spring Blossom Ready Refill $9.98; 3.25-gallon Cleveland Pear Tree $19.98; 2.25-gallon Assorted Rhododendrom $26.98; 2.5-quart perennial salvia 3 for $10; 5.5-gallon bud and bloom rose $10.98

Better Homes & Gardens Premium Annual quart $3.68

       
Atlanta, Ga.  Home Depot  Lowe’s  Walmart
 hanging
 baskets
12-inch Viva! Laurel annual hanging basket $16.96; 11-inch Infinity hanging basket $14.97;  12-inch coco hanging basket $19.97 1.5-gallon warm season hanging basket 2 for $10; 1.5-gallon premium hanging baskets $9.98; 3-gallon annual hanging basket $36.98 1.5-gallon premium hanging basket $9.98
 planters 7.5-inch Olympic square annual planter $7.97; 12-inch Infinity annual colorbowl $13.97; 13-inch Proven Winners Laurel planter $21.97    
 roses 2-gallon rose $9.97 1.5-gallon classic rose 2 for $10; 1-gallon assorted Knock Out Double Red Rose $10.78  
 other 7-inch sparrow planter calla lily $9.98; 8-inch Endless Summer hydrangea $12.97; 5-inch orchid in ceramic vase $19.98  1-quart warm season annual $3.88; 12-pack warm season annual $9.98; 1-gallon Endless Summer hydrangea $9.98

Better Homes & Gardens Premium Annual quart $3.68

Here’s the data from May 17.

 

  Home Depot Lowe’s Walmart
St. Louis, Mo.
     
 vegetables gallon Bonnie vegetables and herbs 3 for $12;     Bonnie 5 herb or tomato plant $3.38
 quart annuals Proven Winners quart annuals $4.98; Vigoro Quart Annual $3.98;   1-quart daylily 3 for $10;  1-quart Better Homes & Gardens color annual $3.68
 other 308 pack of annuals $4.88; gallon shrubs 3 for $12; 24-pack annuals $12.98; Vigoro gallon premium perennial $6.98; 11-inch Boston fern $9.98; 5-gallon arborvitae $26.98; 3-gallon hardy hydrangea $34.98   2-gallon mandevilla patio trellis $26.98  2.5-quart blooming perennial $3.33; 2.5-quart hibiscus bush $6.98; Better Homes & Gardens 12-inch flowering container $22.98
       
Portland, Ore. gallon Bonnie herbs and veggies 3 for $12    Bonnie 5 herb or tomato plant $3.38; 
 2.5-quart perennials    2.5-quart perennial salvia 3 for $10  2.5-quart blooming perennial $3.33
 annuals gallon annuals 3 for $10;  6-pack annuals 98 cents; Viva! gallon annual $5.97   1-quart Better Homes & Gardens color annual $3.68; 
 annuals planters 10-inch Infinity square planter (patio ready annuals) $16.97   Better Homes & Gardens 12-inch flowering container $22.98
 other gallon hosta or daylily 3 for $12; gallon shrubs $3.88;  2-gallon color pot perennial $12.97; 10 inch drop and bloom annual $13.97; 5-gallon shrub $16.97;   2.5-gallon patio hibiscus $24.98  2.5-quart hibiscus bush $6.98; 
       
 Dallas, Texas  Home Depot Lowe’s  Walmart 
 vegetables gallon Bonnie vegetables and herbs 3 for $12    Bonnie 5 herb or tomato plant $3.38 
 annuals gallon Vigoro annuals $5.98    1-quart Better Homes & Gardens color annual $3.68 
 blooming
 perennials
  2.5-quart gaillardia (also salvia and trandescantia) 3 for $10 2.5 quart blooming perennial $3.33;
 planters/containers 10-inch hibiscus $14.98; 10-inch Viva! mandefino $19.98;   Better Homes & Gardens 12-inch flowering container $22.98
 other 6-pack jumbo premium annuals $3.88; gallon gardenias 3 for $10; 11-inch Infinity hanging basket lantana and dragonwing begonia $9.88; gallon perennial $5.98; gallon lantana $4.98; 3 gallon Encore azalea $23.98  2-gallon tropical escape hibiscus patio $22.98;  2.5-quart hibiscus bush $6.98; 
       
Philadelphia, Pa.  Home Depot  Lowe’s  Walmart
 vegetables #1 Bonnie vegetables and herbs 3 for $12   Bonnie 5 herb or tomato plant $3.38
 annuals 6-pack annuals $5.88; 3-pack Proven Winners annuals $24.98; 1.25-quart annual $3.49; #4.33 Vigoro annual $3.97   1 quart Better Homes & Gardens color annual $3.68
 perennials #1 Vigoro perennial $8.98 2.5-quart guara (also delphinium and dianthus) 3 for $10 2.5-quart blooming perennial $3.33
 other #1 Select shrubs 3 for $12; 11-inch Vigoro Infinity hanging basket (petunia, cali and verbena) $14.98; #8 Endless Summer hydrangea $15.98; #5 arborvitae $29.98 2-gallon patio braided hibiscus $29.98 2.5-quart hibiscus bush $6.98; Better Homes & Gardens 12-inch flowering container $22.98
       
Atlanta, Ga. Home Depot Lowe’s Walmart
 vegetables gallon Bonnie vegetable and herb 3 for $12;    Bonnie 5 herb or tomato plant $3.38; 
 annuals 6-inch wave petunia $3.88; gallon Vigoro annual $4.97; gallon lantana $5.96;   1-quart Better Homes & Gardens color annual $3.68
 perennials gallon perennial $4.96;  2.5-quart variegated liriope 3 for $10;  2.5-quart blooming perennial $3.33
 annuals planters 11 inch infinity $9.88;     Better Homes & Gardens 12 inch flowering container $22.98
 also gallon gardenias 3 for $10; 10-inch hibiscus bush $14.98; 2-gallon Encore azalea $16.98; 10 inch Viva! mandevino trellis $26.97  2-gallon tropical escape hibiscus patio $22.98 2.5-quart hibiscus bush $6.98

Click here for our Big Box Pricing Report on Mother’s Day Hanging Baskets and Annuals from Home Depot, Lowe’s and Walmart in these five cities.

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