How to package/mail submerged pond plants


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What are the steps to package plants and send thru the mail and ensure they arrive healthy?
A member has asked me to send anacharis
 
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I just pull it from the pond, put it in a plastic bag sealed, put in box and send. A lot easier now that it is cooler. You can put in a wet paper towel to keep it moister if you want to.
 
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You can see an example of how this is done by visiting a pet 'box store' that sells plants. They display a bunch of plants like @addy1 describes. I would check your state laws and the laws where the other person lives to be sure you can ship the stuff.
 
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