We offer a variety of shipping methods which can be chosen at checkout. Orders shipped to addresses within the Hudson Valley, Capital District, or New York metropolitan region typically arrive within one or two days after shipping (a total wait time after ordering of two to four business days). Orders shipped to addresses outside of these regions typically arrive within two to four days after shipping (a total wait time after ordering of three to seven business days).
We offer a range of shipping methods and prices. The shipping fees are based on the weight of your and the location it's being shipped to. It is possible to get a shipping estimate at checkout before you confirm and pay. In the event that an order has multiple ship dates, or back-ordered items, the shipping fee displayed covers all mailings necessary to complete the order.
We are offering free shipping to our customers from November 3rd 2021 until December 31st 2021. All seed pack orders over $35 will automatically qualify for free shipping at check out. Note that this applies to seed *packs* only; this promotion excludes Seed Shakers and Gift Boxes.
All orders—including both seed and non-seed products—that total over $150 will automatically qualify for free shipping at check out, with the exclusion of wire hoops and compost.
Free Shipping is only available for domestic orders shipping to the lower 48 states. Orders from Canada, Alaska and Hawaii are not included in this promotion.
Orders to PO Boxes outside the Northeast are excluded from this promotion, as many packages traveling to other regions go via UPS. We will contact you for updated information if you enter a PO Box as an address.
If you live locally it's absolutely possible to forgo the shipping expenses and pick up your order in person. At checkout, simply select 'Pick Up' under the delivery options. Packages will usually be ready in 2-4 days and we'll email you when it's ready.
Please note that packages can only be picked up during our operating hours.
Current pick up hours are Monday through Friday 9AM until 5PM.
If your order contains any of our seasonal items (list below), those items will be shipped in accordance with spring/fall planting dates based on your location. If you purchase seeds and a seasonal item at the same time, you will receive two shipments, a prompt shipment of any non-seasonal items, followed by a shipment of your seasonal items on or after the date listed on the shipping details section for the seasonal item you are ordering. If there are multiple ship dates, the shipping quote you will receive will cover these multiple shipments.
Garlic, Shallots, Fall bulbs - Start shipping mid October
Dahlia Tubers, Potatoes, Sunchokes - Start shipping mid April
Seedling sale (live plants) - Available for in person pick up only
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