Transporting things from one place to another is always a big risk. You can never be sure that the things that have started from the source will reach its destination safely or not. To cope up with the risk of damage and losses during traveling, a good management is always required. A managed move can always help you save that extra useless money that can sometimes make a big whole on your pocket as well. There are several things at our house that we tend to shift to our new location. With the non-living and living objects both at home, it becomes a tough decision to make as how to take everything safely.
One of the very loved and pampered possessions at home is plants. Everyone loves to set vegetation around home to create a positive environment in and around, but when it’s time to move to a new place then it becomes a worry. A big responsibility is always surrounded by. To carry each and everything safely and securely so that they can resist the vibrations of shifting is something that everyone things for. If you are also thinking to relocate to a new destination along with your plants then we are listing here few points that are really going to help you in your concern.
Learn About the Climate of New Place: It is very much required on your party to know about the climate of the new place. You should know that whether the plant is adaptable to new environment or not. Internet will help you a lot in this concern.
Shift Plant in Small Container: Before you make your final step of shifting, you should transfer plant in a small container. Doing so you are making plant adaptable for the new change, and your plant will become strong to resist the jerks of shifting.
By Susan Patterson, Master Gardener
Pack Plants at Last: Plants are living things and are not adaptable for change. You should make the way of their relocation the shortest. For doing so, make sure you pack it at the last. You are only supposed to protect leafs only in case it is big, otherwise plant can be transported in its original shape.
Place Plants in Open Area in Moving Truck:If you are hiring packers and movers for shifting, make sure your plants are kept in an open area of the moving truck. This will make sure the proper flow of air for plants to breathe and hence they can resist shifting in this way.
For the plant lovers, this is a great idea to let the plants resists the shocks and jerks of shifting. Every plant has a different tendency; hence you make sure that you handle the plant as per its sensitivity level.