How to Buy Plants & Flowers Online

Overview

Deciding what plants and flowers you want for your garden or yard is going to be the most difficult thing about buying them online. There are so many places to go and so many different types of flowers and plants available, that it almost boggles the mind. It is like being a kid in a candy store, and perhaps that is the most fun part about buying online. Once your search begins, the only thing that will get in your way is your imagination and your pocketbook.

Step 1

Log into your search engine and punch in "plant catalog".

Step 2

Many different sites will come up, and your search begins there. Choose one you like; Burpee or Jung seeds and plants are favorites.

Step 3

Click within your desired site and find the plants that suit your desires. Click on them to "Buy."

Step 4

An electronic cart will be automatically loaded with your items. When finished, click the button that says "Checkout."

Step 5

At the checkout area, you will be asked how you would like to pay. Generally the choices will be Visa, Mastercard and PayPal. Pick which way works best for you.

Step 6

Follow the instructions on screen about your card numbers, or if you hit the "PayPal" button, it will let you log in to your account.

Step 7

Confirm your purchase, confirm your address, click proceed, and the purchase price will be subtracted from your account. Expect delivery within one week.

Things You'll Need

  • Computer with internet connection
  • Credit, debit or PayPal account

References

  • Seedsavers.com
  • Burpee
  • Jung
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About this Author

Dale Yelich, the Maintenance Guy, has been involved with do-it-yourself projects, home repair, household maintenance, and as a consultant with home and industries, for over 25 years. His work has appeared in the Lacrosse Tribune, Women's Day and New Home Journal, among others. Yelich has a Master of Science in zoology.