Last updated
September 4, 2020

How To Package Plants For Shipping Safely!

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Steps to take

  • Appropriate sized box that will fit your plants without damaging them
  • Sphaghum moss
  • Packing materials (any of these will work!)
    • Bubble wrap
    • Packing peanuts
    • Newspaper
    • Foam
  • Plastic wrap or similar item
    Plastic
  • Pre-soak moss and lay out a piece of plastic wrap
    • Submerge it in a bowl of water and thoroughly soak it.
    • Then wring it out like a sponge
      moss
  • Lay out a bed of wet moss, and put your cuttings on top of them.
    moss
  • Add a layer of moss on top! Make sure the nodes and any roots are fully covered with moss! moss
  • Tightly, but gently secure the wrap around the moss ball.
    • Add packing materials for cushion below and above your plants
    • Make sure its a snug fit, so the plants can’t move around in the box
      box
  • Use packing tape to close the box and now you are ready to bring your #plantmail to the shipping carrier of your choice! thumb up