The 7 Best Succulent Subscription Boxes For Plant Lovers
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Shopping for succulents can be a bit of a hassle.
First, you have to drive all the way to your local nursery or garden center. Then you’re faced with making a difficult choice between dozens of beautiful plants.
Well, if you’re tired of the traditional method of succulent shopping, or if you just really like surprises, it may be time to try a succulent subscription box.
Once you subscribe, you’ll receive a monthly delivery of different varieties of succulents without ever having to leave the house.
Sounds great, doesn’t it?
Leaf & Clay
Leaf and Clay offer a monthly succulent subscription box called “The Plant Mail Club”. The subscription costs $15.95 per month and shipping is always free. If you would rather pay all at once, instead of monthly, there are also three- and six-month subscriptions available. Your first box will be shipped within one to three business days of your order and subsequent boxes will be shipped out around the 7th of every month.
Every month, you’ll receive three different succulents in 2.5” pots. Leaf and Clay’s expert team handpicks each month’s selection, ensuring that you’ll always have something new. If you live in a particularly cold climate, you can also order 72-hour heat packs to keep your succulents warm and cozy until they arrive on your doorstep.
Mountain Crest Gardens
Mountain Crest Gardens calls their succulent subscription box “The Ultimate Succulent Club”. Each month you’ll be charged $19.95, but don’t worry, the shipping is free. Boxes are typically shipped out on the first Tuesday or Wednesday of every month.
Each box from Mountain Crest Gardens contains four unique succulents. The selection of plants you’ll receive is chosen according the theme of the month. Themes are usually based on colors, textures, seasonal varieties, or how much sun they prefer. The team has such a wide variety of plants to choose from that they guarantee you won’t receive a repeat plant unless you plan on subscribing for several years. Each box includes specific care information and a foliage cleaning brush to keep your new plants looking their best.
The Succulent Source
Join the Succulent Source’s “Succulent of the Month Club” and you’ll receive a monthly box of handpicked and unique succulents. The cost is $30 per month but the shipping is included. You can also choose to pay for multiple boxes at a time if you would prefer three-, six-, or 12-month subscriptions. Prepaid subscriptions are cheaper than monthly payments, with discounts of up to 10 percent.
Each succulent subscription box will contain five succulents, individually packaged in 2.5” pots. Since the the team at the Succulent Source have over 60 different varieties to choose from, you can be sure you won’t be receiving a repeat any time soon. Each plant is labeled with its name and specific care information. More in-depth information on each plant is also available on their website.
If you like options, Succulents Box is just the subscription box you’ve been looking for. They are currently offering 15% off your first box and if you sign up for their mailing list, you’ll be entered to win a free box. Depending on how many plants you order, boxes range in cost from $5 to $20 per month plus shipping.
With Succulents Box, you can choose to receive between one and four plants per month. They even have an air plant subscription box! The plants are sourced from an organic farm in Southern California and care information is included with each and every succulent. If you’re wondering what it would be like to receive a Succulents Box, read our review here.
The succulent subscription box offered by Succulent Studios costs just $10 plus shipping. They’ll ship plants anywhere in the United States for a flat rate of $6.50. As one of the smaller and less expensive boxes, this could be a great way to try out a subscription box. Plus, if you sign up for their mailing list, you’ll receive $5 off your first box.
Succulent Studios’ box includes two adorable succulents around eight weeks of age. Each plant comes in a 2.5” plastic pot. The Succulent Studios team chooses each month’s plants according to seasonality and hardiness…If you’re feeling generous, you can also choose to skip a month and have it sent to a friend or family member.
Gem Succulents offers a variety of subscription boxes, so whether you’re looking for a project or just want a few surprise plants every month, they have the right box for you. Prices range from $7 to $27. Each plant is handpicked from a succulent nursery in Florida and subscriptions are shipped on the 1st of every month.
If you’re willing to put a little work into your plants to save some money, try Gem Succulent’s leaf subscription box. Each box contains 15 leaves, ready to propagate. At only $7, it’s one of the cheapest subscription boxes, but it does require a bit of work. If you’d prefer to skip the propagation, they also offer boxes of three or five different varieties of succulents. Each plant is shipped with a plastic dome over the pot to protect the plant and prevent soil loss. Each shipment also comes with saucers for each pot and a tiny shovel to help you repot your new plants. Read our review of Gem Succulents here.
House Plant Box
The House Plant Box is a great option if your love for plants extends beyond succulents. Their basic box offers three varieties: succulents, air plants, and house plants. The monthly subscription costs $12 per month. They also offer a premium box, which contains more plants and costs $30 per month. The premium box has two options: air plants or house plants. The latter option contains mostly succulents and cacti but may contain other indoor plant varieties as well. The boxes ship out the second week of every month.
Each subscription box contains a number of unique succulents and cacti, each with a detailed care guide. On occasion, you’ll also receive surprise gifts in your box. The surprise gifts may include fertilizer, terrariums, planters, or plant stands. Premium boxes not only include more plants, but more gifts as well.
So, if you’re tired of leaving your house to shop for plants or you’d like to treat yourself to a surprise gift, try one of these monthly succulent subscription boxes.