Packages are generally dispatched within 3-5 days after receipt of payment throughout the year, with the exception of the following; pre-planting, high planting and/or holiday seasons.
Holiday Season: October thru December (5-7 days)
Pre-Planting: January thru March (7-10 days)
High Planting: April thru May (10-14 days)
Once we've completed processing your order, it will be packaged and then shipped via USPS Priority or USPS First Class for small seed orders. You will also be furnished tracking information, and your package will be sent without "drop-off signature required." International orders are shipped via USPS First Class International with tracking information furnished and without "drop-off signature required," as well.
Shipping cost includes postage, and all handling and packing fees. We advise you to group your items in one order, or separate shipping fees will otherwise apply. Your package will be dispatched at your own risk, but special care is taken to protect fragile objects, as boxes are amply sized and your items are well-protected.
Because of the stringent international custom guidelines regarding Heirloom vegetable seeds (and because we've had severe difficulty in some customers actually receiving their packages at all, once they enter the destination country and it has passed customs there), we are currently only shipping to the following countries; Canada