Shimpaku Juniper Bonsai Tree Starter - Juniperus chinensis 'shimpaku' - 4" Pot
These young trees are perfect for grafting or starting a future prize winning bonsai. The branches & trunk are still able to be twisted or bent to give the tree some initial movement which is very important in quality bonsai production.
The tree(s) you receive will be similar to the stock image trees pictured.
Tree Type: Evergreen
Scientific Name: Juniperus Chinensis
Tree from the soil line up: 10" - 15" H
Tree Width: 6" - 12" W
Trunk Size: .25" - .5" W
Container: 4" W x 3.5" H
Experience Level: Any
Care Sheet: Click Here
USDA Zone: 3-9
Pictures Taken: 5/8/23
The look of the tree may change throughout the year due to growth, pruning, season and several other factors. Only healthy trees are shipped, if the tree has anything that negatively impacted it's health or is found to be damaged prior to shipping, you will be notified and provided with options.
Returns & Shipping:
We do NOT ship trees to P.O, FPO or APO boxes. We do not ship trees out of the continental United States or to California.
Shipping may be delayed to prevent the tree from sitting in a warehouse over a weekend or holiday. We ship most trees Monday - Wednesday.
By purchasing a tree from us, we assume you know how to properly care for the tree. Bonsai are alive and will die if not properly cared for. We have no control over how trees are cared for while in your care. For this reason, by purchasing this tree you acknowledge that we the seller provides no warranties expressed or implied after the tree is delivered. This tree is sold "AS IS" and this sale is considered final. No refunds or exchanges will be offered after the tree is purchased**. We will only ship healthy trees. We will require a signature on most single trees over $400. If the box is damaged please take pictures and note with the shipping company prior to signing. If you sign for a damaged package, the sale is final.
If you have any questions please ask them prior to purchasing the tree. If you are not sure how to care for this tree, please do not purchase it or ask for additional information. Our care guide for junipers can be found HERE.
**Please open and inspect the box immediately upon arrival. If there is a problem, we need to be contacted the day of delivery.
I appreciate the variations on the starters I received. They are starters, yes they are, uh-huh. They got here on time and are doing well acclimating to their new environment. I've been lookimg for material like this for a short while now and there are no local nurseries with shimpaku. I am looking forward to spending time developing these!
QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
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Thank you for your purchase. We hope you are happy with your items! However, if you are not completely satisfied with your purchase for any reason, you may return it to us for a full refund, store credit, or an exchange. Please see below for more information on our return policy.
All returns* must be postmarked within thirty (30) days of the purchase date. With the exception of returns for broken/damaged items, all returned items must be in new and unused condition, with all original tags and labels attached.
*Plants + Trees Returns: By purchasing a tree from us, we assume you know how to properly care for the tree. Bonsai and other plants are alive and will die if not properly cared for. We have no control over how trees are cared for once in your possession. Therefore, by purchasing this tree, you acknowledge that we, the seller, provide no warranties expressed or implied after the tree is delivered. This tree is sold "AS IS" and this sale is considered final. No refunds or exchanges will be offered after the tree is purchased. We will only ship healthy trees. We will require a signature on most trees over $100USD. If the box arrives damaged, please take pictures and make note with the shipping company prior to signing. If you sign for the package, the sale is final.
For the easiest way to process returns purchased through our website, please visit: https://returns.richcommerce.co/return/new?c=superflybonsai
For items purchased through Etsy, please include the item and invoice # and return to:
1670 S. Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104
For items purchased through Amazon, Walmart, or eBay, please visit the vendors website. Linked below is information from each vendor to get you started.
Amazon: click here
Walmart: click here
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Please note, you will be responsible for all return shipping charges.* We strongly recommend that you use a trackable method to mail your return.
*Certain returns may be eligible for shipping charge reimbursement. We reserve the right to refuse refunds on shipping charges based on reasons for return.
Once we receive your item, we will inspect the condition of the items and notify you that we have received your return. We will also notify you on the status of your refund after we've inspected the item.
If your return is approved, we will initiate a refund to your original method of payment. You will receive the credit within a few business days, depending on your card issuer's policies.
If you have any questions concerning our return policy, please contact us at:
*Management reserves the right to refuse a refund, exchange or the resale of any item based on the condition of the merchandise.
All orders are processed within 2 to 3 business days (excluding weekends and holidays) after receiving your order confirmation email. You will receive another notification when your order has shipped.
Plants + Trees Shipping: Shipping may be delayed to prevent the tree from sitting in a warehouse over a weekend or holiday. Most trees ship Monday-Wednesday. We do not ship trees to PO, FPO, or APO boxes. We also do not ship trees out of the continental US or to California.
Domestic Shipping Rates and Estimates
For calculated shipping rates: All orders (under $99 USD or Wholesale) will be presented with shipping options that are calculated based on the item weight, box size, and distance from our shipping location. We currently only use Fedex.
Free Shipping: All RETAIL orders over $99.00 USD ship free within the continental USA. Free shipping will be the lowest cost option from FedEx.
You can skip the shipping fees with free local pickup at our warehouse. We are located at:
1670 S. Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104
We will send you an email when your order is ready along with instructions.
Our in-store pickup hours are 10AM-4PM Monday-Friday. Please have your order confirmation email with you when you come.
At this time*, we do not offer international shipping.
*Shipping to Canada and Mexico will be available at some point in the near future. Check back for updates to this section.
How do I Check the Status of my Order?
When your order has shipped, you will receive an email notification from us which will include a tracking number you can use to check its status. Please allow 48 hours for the tracking information to become available.
If you haven’t received your order within a reasonable amount of time, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and order number, and we will look into it for you.
Shipping to P.O. Boxes
FedEx: FedEx will only ship to P.O. Boxes with SmartPost, which we do not offer at this time. Click here for more information.
Refunds, Returns, and Exchanges
We accept returns that are postmarked within thirty (30) days of the purchase date. With the exception of returns for broken/damaged items, all returned items must be in new and unused condition, with all original tags and labels attached.
In the event that your order arrives damaged in any way, please email us as soon as possible at email@example.com with your order number and a photo of the item’s condition. We address these on a case-by-case basis but will try our best to work towards a satisfactory solution.
If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a placing a larger order (over 30 bags of soil or many pots), it may be cheaper to ship via freight truck. If you are interested in pricing for this, please contact us here.
Show Pickup & The Superfly Express
We attend 7-10 shows a year (if not cancelled), mostly on the east coast. Please check our calendar to see if we may be attending a show close to your location, and we can arrange to bring your order for pickup at the show. No minimum.
We started the Superfly Express shortly after the Covid-19 pandemic started. We did this as a way to get products to wholesale customers with no shipping fee. We basically will deliver your order on one of our trips to your area for free if the order is over $1000 and you are close to our route. We will also deliver retail customers orders over $1000 if they don't want to utilizer our free shipping for whatever reason. We currently only travel east of the Mississippi river and have 4 routes.
1. New York/New England Area
2. Ohio/Michigan/Illinois/Indiana Area
3. Western virginia & NC/Tennessee/Alabama/Mississippi/Kentucky
4. Maryland/Eastern Virginia & NC/SC/Georgia/Florida
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