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Shipping Information

Seeds and garden supplies (non-live merchandise) are usually shipped promptly upon receipt of your order.

Nursery stock/perishable goods/live plant material is/are shipped as close to planting time as possible, and not prior to March 1st due to the danger of freezing in transit. Only limited nursery stock will be shipped after June 1st. You may look up an approximate time when spring shipping BEGINS for your area in the region table below.

Shipping & Handling Charges -

Our handling and insured delivery charges guarantee safe arrival of your order. Allow 5 to 14 business days for transit time. An additional charge of $15.00 applies for shipments sent to AK and HI. Due to excessive shipping costs we will only ship seed to AK and HI. Sorry, no shipments will be made to foreign countries. **If you want to specify a shipping date there will be an additional $15.00 charge.**



 Up to $35.00


 $35.01 to $50.00


 $50.01 to $75.00


 $75.01 to $100.00


 $100.01 to $150.00


 $150.01 to $200.00


 Over $200.01


Shipping Restrictions -

Please check with your local Cooperative Extension Office or Dept. of Agriculture for specific restrictions in your area.

AK, AZ, HI, CA - No shipments of bulbs, or live plants.
AK, HI - Seeds only.

CO - No plums.
ID - No bean seeds or live plants.
WA - No currants, gooseberries, grapes, onion plants and sets, shallots.

OR - No grapes, potatoes, nut trees.
AZ, CA, CO, DE, ME, MA, MT, NJ, NM, OH, WA, WV - No gooseberries, jostaberries, or currants.
PUERTO RICO, CANADA and other foreign countries - No shipments of any kind.

Approximate Shipping Times - Click HERE to look up your region!

Region # Fall Shipping Time *
1 Late August
2 Late August
3 Late August
4 Late August
5 Late August
6 Late August
7 Late August
8 Late August
9 Late August
10 Late August
11 Mid to Late August
12 Mid August
13 Mid August
14 Mid to Late August
15 Mid August
16 Mid August
17 Early to Mid August
18 Early August
19 Early August
20 Early August
21 Early August
22 Early to Mid August
23 Late August
24 Mid August
25 Early August
26 Mid August
27 Mid August

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