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Schefflera Moondrop Umbrella Plant

Schefflera Moondrop Umbrella Plant

Regular price $15.69 USD
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Houseplant Experience will ship orders every day of the year from our 'state of the art' packaging- and shipping facilities at both sides of the country.

See also our new "Winter Shipping Info" for the Northern States during November - March.

The packaging materials we use are -of course- environmentally friendly and fully recyclable. We are committed to reducing our environmental footprint and ship our orders 'carbon neutral' as much as possible.

We generally ship your orders within 2-4 business days.We have partnered with UPS, Fedex and with USPS and we ship your order throughout the Contiguous States of the US which ensures fast and professional delivery. (average transit time is 3-5 days)

Winter Shipping Info for Northern States

Important Information

 

USA zone Chart

 

 

Effective February 1, 2024

 

This winter (2024) it is becoming increasingly common for the transit time of our shipments to take much longer than desirable.

Unfortunately, 7 to 10 days are no longer an exception.

Despite our best efforts with insulation and heat packs, this takes far too long and the plants often do not survive the journey and arrive frozen at their destination.

Because we have no control over the practices and ethics of the various couriers, we have had to adjust our shipping routine.

There is simply no point in sending dead plants across the country. Of course, we also want to keep our ecological footprint (and unnecessary costs) as small as possible.

 

For the Northern States:

Beginning February 1, we will be postponing our current shipping routine until the end of March (or sooner if possible) for all orders from the Northern States.

We will continually check with the Weather Institute and resume shipping immediately as soon as weather permits.

This applies to zones 5, 6, 7 and the northern half of zone 4. (see zone map.)

 

For the Southern States:

For the Southern States, the shipping routine will remain as it is during the Winter months. So all year round.

This applies to zones 2, 3 and the Southern half of zone 4. (see zone chart.)

 

 

 

 

Size

 

  • Botanical Name: schefflera arboricola

  • Common Names: Dwarf umbrella tree

  • Description: The Umbrella houseplant is the dwarf version of the larger schefflera acrinophylla native to Taiwan. This evergreen wields very slender stalks with oblong leaves arranged in a circular fashion at the end of each stem. This particular variegated variety will have splashes of washed out yellow on many of its leaves. 

 

Care:

  • Light: Schefflera is an easy-to-grow houseplant that does best in high light but will usually grow fine in medium light. It can tolerate direct sun on its leaves indoors, even in hot-summer climates.
  • Pet FriendlyNo
  • Water: Water Schefflera when the top of the potting mix dries out. Its tolerance of dry soil is one of the factors that has made it a popular indoor plant for so long. 
  • Humidity: Medium
  • Temperature: Schefflera houseplants prefer temperatures between 65°-80° F. They do not do well in temperatures below 55° F. Keep Scheffleras away from cold drafts and heaters.
  • Difficult LevelEasy

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  • Free, Fast and Accurate Shipping:

    Regardless of the weather conditions, HousePlantExperience.com will ship orders every day of the year and fully eco-responsibly from our 'state of the art' packaging- and shipping facilities on both sides of the country.

    (see also our new "Winter Shipping Policy")
  • 30 Day Guarantee on all Live Plants:

    If your plant ever arrives damaged or in poor condition due to rough shipping, please send us a detailed photo(s) to our email address at: support@houseplantexperiment.com and we will always be happy to provide a replacement if necessary.

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