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Canadian Companies

Posted by posieh 3 (My Page) on
Thu, Jan 16, 14 at 19:41

I'd like to find a Canadian company who would ship plants or shrubs to the states. Some will ship seeds but not live plants. Appreciate your help.

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RE: Canadian Companies

I don't think you will find one for the same reason we can't ship plants and shrubs and trees from the States into Canada.

Plants and shrubs may carry diseases--soil and plant and insects as well as weed seeds into the host country so they are strictly controlled. You have only got to look around you to see such things that have come in from other countries to see the wisdom of this.

It is much easier for a grower to import seeds and grow their own plants if they want a specific plant.

RE: Canadian Companies

  • Posted by marric Z5a Ontario (My Page) on
    Thu, Jan 23, 14 at 8:08

I don't know of any Canadian company that ships to the U.S. William Dam used to but due to export regulations they don't anymore. They recommend Johnny's Seeds in Maine. Hope this helps.

RE: Canadian Companies

Thanks for your help.

RE: Canadian Companies

I am not sure but possibly Richters does ship live plants Mostly herbs to the U.S.
not sure about that but possibly

RE: Canadian Companies

I think I ordered at least one herb plant from Richter's, but it was 4 or 5 years ago.

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