Shipping Live Tropical Plants during Cold Weather

2020-10-15T11:29:59-07:00October 14th, 2020|Articles|

Shipping tropical plants in cold weather can be risky. It is always advisable to check the forecast where your plant is shipping from, and where it's going. If temperatures average below 5°C you should not be shipping or receiving plants! Adding a heat pack is advisable during cold conditions but may not be adequate. If plants are in transit longer than expected, a heat pack may not last long enough. Choosing an express shipping method (1 or 2 days) with a guaranteed arrival date is highly recommended to avoid delays. If at any time during transit the temperature ...