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Syngonium Albo #1 - Auckland pick-up only
This plant is pick up only. All photos show the same plant, which is the exact one you'll receive. Please read the Plant Pick Up FAQ's at the end before you buy.
About this plant
This beautiful Albo is a stunner. One of only two I have available this season. All leaves are variegated, however please note the oldest leaf is almost fully white and won't last forever as it's so highly variegated. You can see in the photos that leaf is starting to brown. Like most variegated plants, a leaf that's more than 50% variegated won't last as long as the leaves with more green. The rest of this Albo is more evenly variegated.
Currently in a 10cm x 10cm clear pot, and already over 40cms tall total, including the pot. Growing well in Bioleaf medium/chunky premium aroid mix. Fed GT CCS when young and recently moved to GT Foliage Focus (fed 5mls per 1 litre water, every time I water).
This Albo has 5 leaves currently and very much wants to climb. New leaves start creamy yellow and lighten over time to creamy white as they mature. Well established root system, actively growing and already sending out aerial roots and wanting to climb.
My mother plant loves her Grow Vertical pole, filled with sphagnum moss. I'd recommend getting one for your Albo as leaf size and growth increases quite dramatically once on a pole, plus they need the support.
All photos are of the same plant, which is the exact plant you'll receive.
*Plant pick up FAQ's*
Please read before you buy
I want it! How do I get this plant?
Add to cart, check out like normal, and enter your address like usual (even though you'll be picking up). Pick the free shipping option PLANT PICK-UP. This plant is pick-up only.
Where is pick-up from?
One Tree Hill in Auckland. Once your order's completed, I'll email you the pick-up details. Pick-up is required within 7 days of ordering. Pick-up times are 9am to 7pm Monday to Friday except 2:45 to 3:45, or Saturday 9am to midday latest . I'll let you know the address and my mobile number. Keep an eye out for the email, usually sent the same day . Please note it will be contactless pick-up, so your plant will be placed safely under shelter for you to collect, on the day and time you choose. Only your plant will be waiting for you, with your name on the box :)
What if I my pick-up plans change?
All good, just let me know. You'll have my mobile number so we can keep in touch.
Can I order other products for pick-up also?
Yes, you can. Provided you have a pick-up plant in your order, you can add other products to the same order, and collect everything at the same time.
Can you put a plant 'on hold' for me?
No holds or rain-checks sorry. Only once your order is paid for is this plant all yours. Adding to cart does not 'save' a plant for you, or block others from buying it.
Can someone else pick my order up?
Yes, they can. The only two people who know the pick-up details are you and me, so if you want to share those details with someone else, that's up to you.
Can I change which plant I get?
The plant you will receive is the exact plant in the photos only. Every plant I list is one of one, with each plant photographed separately, so cannot be changed for a different plant.
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For $2 you can upgrade to signature required. Well worth it for anything valuable or limited edition that can't be replaced. Choosing signature required gives both of us the ability to claim if anything goes wrong with the courier. Signature required is flat rate $7.90 nationwide (or $12.50 for rural).
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Orders ship every week-day, Monday to Friday (except plants which only ship Mondays and Tuesdays). For everything else, order before 7pm Sunday through Thursday, and your order will normally be packed and on the courier the next morning. Zoom zoom! We do ship on Saturdays also when we can, however can't always guarantee a Friday order will ship on a Saturday.
Normal delivery is 1 to 2 working days. Some regions can take longer, 3 to 4 working days is normally the longest wait, depending on where you're based (I'm based in Auckland). Keep in mind covid and extreme weather can both cause delays.
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