Frequently Asked Questions

Shipping Information (and/or local pickup)

Where are you Located?

We are a multi-vendor online store – which means we have a variety of trusted nurseries and businesses selling on our website. They are located all over South Africa. Most courier nationwide.

What Shipping Methods Are Available?

Depending on your location (it is IMPORTANT to specify your postcode!), and the location of the products you’ve selected, you’ll be given delivery options (at checkout).
These options are individually offered by the vendor companies (and not by
If you choose a local company, and they offer free delivery, you’ll be offered this. An option by this company might also be that you can pickup the order yourself. PLEASE WAIT for a notification from the company to tell you that your order is ready and waiting – before arriving to pick it up!

How Long Will it Take To Get My Package?

Different vendors have different delivery times. Please be assured that you will get a notification email when your package has been processed and is either ready for delivery or is on its way.

Delivery terms are normally specified by each vendor on their page. (and are also shown on the product details page).

How Do I Track My Order?

You can track your order by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page.
(You’ll need your order ID number and your email.)

You will receive an email when your order has been processed and is on its way.

Do I Need A Account To Place Order?

No, you do not need an account to buy something.

However creating an account will speed up the process for any future purchases, or if you return to the website. For example it will remember your name, your address and your delivery (shipping) address. It’ll also remember any ‘wishlist items’ or items you placed in your cart. But it will not remember your credit card details – unless you specifically want this.
ALL data is protected and encrypted. (see the locked padlock at the top of the page).

Pot sizes?

We often get asked about pot sizes, so here is a table below giving approximate measurements.

Most pot sizes are referred to by their volume capacity in litres, with the exception of pots that are smaller than 1 Litre which are usually referred to by the diameter of the top of the pot.

Pot Size Pot Diameter (Top) Pot Diameter (Base) Pot Height
9cm 9.0cm 3.5″ 6.0cm 2.5″ 8.5cm 3″
1 Litre 13.0cm 5″ 10.0cm 4″ 11.0cm 4″
2 Litre 17.0cm 6.5″ 12cm 4.5″ 13.0cm 5″
3 Litre 19.0cm 7.5″ 13cm 5″ 15.0cm 6″
4 Litre 20.0cm 8″ 15.5cm 6″ 16.5cm 6.5″
5 Litre 22.5cm 9″ 16.5cm 6.5″ 18.0cm 7″
7 Litre 25.0cm 10″ 19.0cm 7.5″ 20.0cm 8″
10 Litre 28.0cm 11″ 24.0cm 9.5″ 22.5cm 9″
15 Litre 33.0cm 13″ 25.5cm 10″ 30.0cm 12″
20 Litre 35.5cm 14″ 27.5cm 11″ 32.5cm 13″
25 Litre 38.5 cm 15″ 30.0cm 12″ 35.0cm 14″
30 Litre 41.0cm 16″ 33.0cm 13″ 36.0cm 14″
40 Litre 50.0cm 20″ 35.5cm 14″ 45.0cm 18″

Receiving your delivery


Please arrange that you, or an authorised representative, is available to accept your order at the delivery address and that appropriate access is given. On delivery, we will require you to sign and print your/their name on a duplicate copy of the delivery note to confirm receipt.

Any person other than yourself who receives the order at the delivery address is presumed to be authorised to accept delivery on your behalf. Should no-one be available at the delivery address specified by you at the time of delivery, the driver will return the order. The courier company will attempt to contact you to make new arrangements for re-delivery. Should no-one be available on the second attempt we reserve the right to charge an additional delivery fee.
We cannot, to the extent permitted by law, be liable for any damage suffered or loss incurred by reason of any acts or omissions of the courier.

Our delivery service is not authorised to modify or tamper with your purchase or residence under any circumstances. They are instructed to leave the order in a safe area on your property, if available, or it will be returned. Please note that we will not be liable for any damages if you have instructed the delivery company to modify, tamper or force the purchase through your entrance.

We request that you inspect your goods prior to signing the delivery document and ensure all goods are received in good working order and free of any damage.

horti bank account?

If you need to make an eft payment, the bank details are on your correspondence, but here they are again:
FNB 624.952.390.58. (Branch Somerset Mall).
We also accept payment via SnapScan.

Any other questions?

We are always on hand to help with any questions, and like our plants, we enjoy being talked to (!), so please reach out and contact us with any queries.
Whats app or call on 084 958 5074.