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Cherry - Surinam, Red (Eugenia uniflora) 4"

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๐Ÿ’ Red Surinam Cherry - Bursting with Flavor and Aromatic Beauty! ๐ŸŒฟ

Ships in a 4-inch container

Welcome to the world of the Red Surinam Cherry - a vibrant addition to your garden that's as versatile as it is delicious! This live plant is perfect for creating screens or hedges, boasting glossy, aromatic leaves that transform into a stunning shade of bright red when young. But what truly steals the spotlight are the mouthwatering and uniquely sweet berries it produces.

Key Plant Details:

  • ๐ŸŒฑ Size: Ships in our economy 4 inch container
  • ๐ŸŒž Light: Thrives in full sun and is tolerant of partial shade.
  • ๐Ÿž๏ธ Soil: Adaptable to most soil types, making it a versatile choice for your garden.
  • โ„๏ธ Hardiness Zones: Hardy in zones 8b-11, ensuring it can thrive in a range of climates.

๐Ÿ’ The Flavorful Experience:

  • Resin-Infused Skin: Imagine berries with a thin skin that exudes a delightful resinous scent and flavor, adding an extra layer of uniqueness to your culinary adventures.
  • Culinary Versatility: Enjoy the Red Surinam Cherry's berries fresh, or explore their culinary potential in jams, desserts, and more.

๐ŸŒฟ Growth Habits and Appeal:

  • Growth Potential: This plant can reach heights of up to 25 feet, making it an ideal choice for screens or hedges.
  • Visual Delight: Beyond its delectable fruit, the Red Surinam Cherry boasts an eye-catching display of bright red leaves when young, adding aesthetic charm to your garden.

๐ŸŒ Origins and History:

  • A Remarkable Journey: The origins of the Red Surinam Cherry are shrouded in mystery and intrigue, with its roots traced back to the tropical regions of South America. This extraordinary plant has a history that spans centuries, celebrated for its striking appearance and delightful resin-infused skin.
  • Exotic Allure: Explorers and botanists were captivated by this botanical wonder, which made its way to gardens worldwide as a coveted treasure.
  • An International Delight: Today, you have the opportunity to bring a piece of this international botanical heritage to your garden, adding not only a delectable fruit source but also a touch of exotic allure and centuries-old fascination.

๐Ÿก Ideal for Your Garden:

  • Planting Tips: Discover the best practices for nurturing this lively addition to your garden.
  • Where to Plant: Suitable for various garden settings, it offers both visual and culinary rewards.
  • Care Guidelines: Learn how to maintain and enjoy the Red Surinam Cherry to the fullest.

Who Will Adore the Red Surinam Cherry?

  • Gardeners seeking a fruitful and visually appealing addition to their landscape.
  • Culinary enthusiasts eager to explore unique flavors in their dishes.
  • Anyone who appreciates the beauty of vibrant, red foliage in their garden.

Who It's Not Ideal For:

  • Extremely cold climates outside of the recommended hardiness zones.

๐Ÿ’ Elevate Your Garden with the Red Surinam Cherry! Don't miss the opportunity to bring this versatile and delicious plant to your garden. Order the Red Surinam Cherry today and embark on a journey of taste, aromatic beauty, and vibrant garden charm! ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿก

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Inventory for our online store is located at a separate facility and are priced and handled exclusively for packaging & shipping.
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, including countless more nursery selections ready for pickup - larger sizes and wider variety of plants not suitable for nationwide delivery.

1. Shipping Stress: Transportation can be stressful for plants, particularly when they spend several days in a confined, dark environment. It’s common for plants to experience leaf drop during this period. Rest assured, most plants typically recover quickly and thrive with minimal aftercare. However, some may need extra attention, love, and care, requiring appropriate watering and exposure to gentle light post-unboxing.

2. Potential Physical Damage: Despite our dedicated efforts to ensure that your plants are securely packaged, they may incur damage during shipping and handling by UPS. Rest assured, our shipping team is committed to packing your selections with utmost care and precision to minimize any potential harm.

  • For significant box damage, please reach out to UPS within 30 days to initiate a claim.

  • For minor damages, such as a broken branch or stem, we advise allowing the plant time to recover and regenerate with proper care and attention.

3. Long-Distance Shipping Considerations: Orders shipped over long distances, particularly to the western US, may take 3 - 5 business days to arrive due to various factors, including agricultural inspections in Arizona, California, and Texas. Such extended transit times can be particularly challenging for tender, young plants, affecting their quality due to prolonged confinement.

  • We take additional measures during packaging to facilitate a swift recovery of the plants upon unboxing.

  • Initial extra care and attention might be required over the first few weeks post-transport.

For further guidance, kindly review our detailed policies on returns and refunds, as well as our comprehensive plant care guide. We appreciate your understanding and patience in nurturing your new plants.


๐ŸŒฟ Important Shipping Information

Please take a moment to review our shipping protocols designed to ensure your plants arrive in optimal condition.

  • Countdown Clock: At the top of our online store, you'll notice a countdown clock. This tool helps communicate our weekly shipping schedule, providing clarity on when you can expect your orders to be dispatched.

  • Shipping Schedule: Our nursery, located in the heart of Central Florida, ships orders once weekly, every Monday. This is a strategic decision to prevent packages from being stationary over the weekends, ensuring that our plants travel as swiftly as possible across the country, even reaching as far as California.

  • Shipping Method: At present, we offer ground shipping rates to meet various needs while maintaining the well-being of our plants during transit.

  • Our Dedicated Team: We are a boutique nursery with a passionate team. Our members wear many hats, contributing to shipping, nursery operations, and engaging in valuable local projects. As we blossom and expand, rest assured that enhancing and streamlining our processes remains a priority to serve you better




Terms and Conditions for Purchasing Live Plants


1. Understanding of Shipping Stress

By purchasing live plants from our store, the customer acknowledges that transportation can be stressful for plants. It is common for plants to undergo leaf drop or experience other temporary issues during shipping. However, it is understood that most plants recover quickly with adequate care and attention post-shipping.

2. Awareness of Potential Physical Damage

Customers acknowledge that despite our best efforts in packaging, there may be occurrences of damage during shipping and handling. For substantial damages to the package, customers agree to contact UPS within 30 days to initiate a claim.

3. Acknowledgement of Long-Distance Shipping Considerations

Customers recognize that shipments, especially those directed to the western US, may be subjected to longer shipping durations of 3-5 business days. Customers agree to provide necessary care to the plants, recognizing that the quality of the plants may be affected due to prolonged shipping times.

4. Agreement with Shipping Information and Schedule

Customers, by making a purchase, have reviewed and agreed upon our shipping protocols and schedules. They acknowledge the presence of a countdown clock on the website and our once-weekly shipping policy every Monday, recognizing the rationale behind avoiding weekend layovers for the plants.

5.Extreme Weather Conditions

Customers acknowledge that our store is not responsible for damage or loss of live plants due to extreme weather conditions during transit and delivery. This includes exposure to cold or freezing temperatures during the winter months and extreme heat during the summer. We provide tracking information when orders are processed every Monday to ensure customers are aware of the delivery schedule. It is the customer's responsibility to prevent packages from being left outside in conditions that may cause damage. Our store does not accept responsibility for any adverse effects caused by weather conditions beyond our control.

6. No Refund Policy

Customers agree that refunds are only processed under exceptional circumstances. Our store will not be held responsible for poor plant choices relative to location suitability, extreme conditions during and/or post-shipment, and improper post-purchase plant care.

7. Responsibility of Care

Upon purchase, customers agree to assume full responsibility for the ongoing care of the plants. This includes, but is not limited to, appropriate watering, exposure to suitable light, and adherence to specific care instructions pertinent to each plant type.

8. Consent

By proceeding with this purchase, customers consent to all the terms and conditions stated above, confirming understanding and agreement to all stipulations mentioned.

These terms and conditions aim to ensure clarity, mutual understanding, and agreement between the seller and the customer to facilitate a smooth transaction and foster a positive customer experience.

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