The flowers are slender and scented, up to 30 cm long, white in colour, nocturnal and sweetly scented, the flower-tube is greatly elongated much longer than the limb. The epiphytic, leafless aspect of these plants makes them hard to confuse with other cactus species. Two subspecies are recognized, the nominate form and subsp. Stems segments: Primary stems round elongated, terete in cross section or 3-angled below for cm or more, often branched, then flattened for cm.
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Wow, like a present! With our state of the art packaging we can ensure that your new plant arrives in style. Before leaving our growers all plants are inspected, watered and pruned if necessary. Your new plant is bagged to keep the soil moist and to ensure that the soil stays in the pot not loose in the box. Then your plants are tissue or kraft paper wrapped and secured in place with natural biodegradable peanuts, you will be pleased.
On occasion some orders may be delayed if the weather conditions in your area warrant that the shipment be held. This helps to ensure the survival of your new plant. During the winter months when we are no longer shipping plants, our growers spend their time researching new species and new growing techniques to provide you with the most unique and superior species of plants available anywhere.
It varies. All plants for sale will vary in size. In the spring, plants are often smaller than plants shipped in the fall. Most plants designated with a sku ending in -3, -4, -6 or -8 will arrive in a standard 2. Our new, reusable, recyclable deep pots are 8 inches deep and 3x3 inches in diameter and 9 inches deep and 4x4 inches in diameter.
Products growing in these pots are easy to transplant and allow for deeper, faster growth and are designated with a -t3 or -t4 respectively. Our new landscape plugs come in 3 sizes, 5" deep x 2. Note: The item sku number can be found just below the buy button.
The color and style of these pots may vary. If we are out of a particular size item, we may ship a larger size at no additional charge. You can see the various pot sizes and actual plants ready to ship. With reasonable rates, careful handling and on time service you can be sure that your shipment will arrive ready to be enjoyed.
Note: The shipping, flat rate charges include the cost of handling, trimming, prepping, watering, bagging, boxing, packaging, etc.
You pay nothing more. The delivery time can vary depending on the work load, seasonal holidays and your location. You will automatically be notified by email with tracking information when your order ships, allowing you to trace the shipment to its destination.
Rest easy knowing that your plant will not ship until it is inspected, watered, bagged and properly packaged. They are the exclusive shipper of our growers when it comes to plants, pots and accessories. Presently we only ship inside the lower 48 states. With the current USDA regulations regarding shipment of live plants, our family of growers are restricted to and governed by the guidelines for certification within the lower 48 states only.
Orders shipping to Alaska, Hawaii and internationally will not be accepted. Shipping information can only be changed if you email our customer service immediately after your order has been submitted. We apologize for any inconvenience, and we hope that in the majority of cases our faster processing times work to your advantage. If you have questions about your order, please contact us via email.
Your, plant should be fine. Occasionally transit damage will occur. Note: We do not warrant bent or broken leaves, it is only natural that some minor damage will occur. Certain plant varieties do not like to be shipped and can loose some or all of their leaves during transit, this is common and the plant is not dead, it is simply in shock and should bud within 30 days or so.
It depends on the extent of the damage. If your shipment arrives and the box is severely crushed or damaged, you can either refuse the shipment or place a "Claim" directly with UPS Ground for loss or damage at UPS.
However, in doing this you must realize that if you have ordered an item that is in short supply or high demand, we can not guarantee a replacement. Read your packing slip. First, read your packing slip to be sure that everything you ordered has been shipped. There is no need to panic. If your entire shipment does not arrive within 4 weeks from the time you placed your order, please e-mail us with your order number and name so we can trace the missing item s and promptly correct the situation.
Sure, but you must do it quickly. Understand at that point your plants have been pulled from various greenhouses, tagged, cleaned, bagged, watered, wrapped, bagged again, packaged with p-nuts, paperwork, box, tape and state permits. If for any reason you need to cancel an order it must be done ASAP for a full refund.
Returns are only accepted within 15 days of receipt of purchase. Plants must be returned postage paid in the original box along with the fully filled in return form printed off the website. Orders placed from the western regions can have an extended delivery time up to 8 days, we strongly recommend orders be placed in early spring or late fall to avoid hot summer temps. In these regions you are accepting full responsibility for the shipment, the mortality of the plants ordered and understand the risks involved due to distance and temperatures.
Western shipments are not guaranteed in the months of July-August. Our team members are always in the field maintaining the foliage.
Email is the most efficient way to answer questions and concerns. Immediately unpack your plants very carefully, most damage occurs in the hurried attempt to see the new plants. When your plants arrive you will need to water them if necessary.
You will have to do your research. We make absolutely no claims as to plant safety, of any plant whatsoever.
If in question, please do your homework prior to ordering. Please read our Terms of Service and Return Policies prior to purchasing.
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