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Shipping Cost and Methods

Shipping cost options are calculated in our cart
Simply enter a shipping address (you do not need to enter a payment infrmation but you do need to enter the shipping address)


Shipping in the lower 48 states srarts at $12.69 and goes up for certain size or wight products for priority mail. 
Fedex 2 day and FedEx 3 day are marginally more expensive. To calculate cost just enter items in your cart, then provide your address in the first step of the checkout and it calculates all available shipping options to that address.
You can do all of that without entering any payment information.
Alaska and Hawaii varies but is marginally more expensive.
We do not ship outside the 50 US states. 

TO HAVE PLANTS SHIPPED OVERNIGHT BY ORDERING ONLINE, PLEASE CALL ONLY FOR SPECIAL DELIVERY ON PLANTS.

Most pond plants are sent 2-3 day priority mail unless you choose another option. Live orders are sent at the beginning of each week to get across the country before the weekend. Live orders go out Monday, Tuesday, and some Wednesday. Plants arrive 2-3 day prilority mail. Orders must be placed by Tuesday 7am eastern to ship the same week unless special arrangents are made.
Some plant orders will switch to ups or FedEx in Florida after May 10th for faster delivery during the hot season.


DRY GOODS: (pumps / fish food / filters / non-living) are usually sent UPS.

Fish / Tadpoles / Snails: will be shipped FedEx
*Fish and Tadpoles are upgraded to overnight shipping
that cost is built into the product price so delivery fee is listed the same as the rest of the order.

Lotuses beginning with product number '7' will arrive in a separate box than the rest of the plants.