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Johnston's Terms of Sale

Johnston's guarantees that all first-grade plants are sold true to name and are healthy at point of sale.


Johnston's Evergreen Nursery, Inc. will exercise care to have all plants true to name; however, we give no warranty expressed or implied as to the variety or productivity of the nursery stock we sell.


Any claims must be made upon receipt of material. No liability is assumed for crop failure or any contingency beyond our control. Seller will at no time be responsible for more than the purchase price of material.

Sales Tax:

We are required under the Pennsylvania Sales and Use Tax Law to collect 6% tax on all gross sales picked up or delivered within Pennsylvania. Sales tax will be charged unless a Sales and Use Tax Exemption Certificate has been properly filled out and kept on file in the Corporate Office.


Prices quoted are F.O.B. our nursery and are based on current market conditions and are subject to change without notice.


Local delivery includes a service area of : Erie, North East, Harborcreek, Fairview, Millcreek, Edinboro, LakeCity/Girard. (Inquire at office for current local delivery charges)


Out-of-town delivery (up to 100 miles from our nursery) can be arranged with buyer to assume all freight charges. Inquire at office for current out-of-town delivery criteria and charges.


The Following Section is intended exclusively for Green Industry businesses that purchase through our Wholesale Department.

Terms: (Landscape Contractors, Nurseries)

We are pleased to make credit arrangements with established accounts. New and non-established accounts will be cash or cash in advance. Established accounts are net 30 days.

Overdue Accounts: (Landscape Contractors, Nurseries)

A service charge of 1 1/2% per month (18% annually) will be made on all overdue accounts unless arrangements for deferred payments have been approved. Orders for customers with overdue accounts are accepted on a C.O.D. basis until the overdue account has been paid in full.

Ordering: (Landscape Contractors, Nurseries)

Whenever possible, we would appreciate advance notice of your plant needs. This will help us process your order and shorten your waiting time on day of pick-up.

Order Pick-Up: (Landscape Contractors, Nurseries)

We are not responsible for wrapping or tarping orders, so please bring your own tarps or other suitable coverings. Nursery stock can burn or dry out very quickly if not properly covered.

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