My plants are larger/smaller than expected

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As these are live plants, their size can vary from time to time, so we cannot guarantee specific plant heights or sizes on arrival. Where a size is listed, this will only ever be an approximation. There are many variables that can cause differences in height: seasonal growth, pruning, individual growth rate, etc. We avoid forcing our plants on, which is common elsewhere, to avoid issues that come about when settling in the garden, so all our plants will develop naturally.
 
All plants are subject to a height tolerance policy of +/- 10-20% for general growth and up to 90% in the case of hard pruning at certain times of year, as per good horticultural practices. These plants will be measured from the base of the pot/tip of the root to the uppermost leaf of the plant.
 
If there are any concerns with height or size on arrival that fall outside of this height tolerance, please reach out to our Customer Support team within 14 days of receipt either by submitting a contact form on the ‘Contact’ page of our website or emailing us at ineedhelp@gardeningexpress.co.uk
 
– Please include your order reference number and attach photos of your items. Please ensure that your photos show the whole unpacked plant(s) in full, the specific areas of concern, as well as the packing sheet and pot label. Measurements should be taken from the base of the pot/tip of the root to the uppermost leaf of the plant, as per the industry standard. Ideally the background should be light and not interfere with the focus and clarity. This will save time and enable us to deal with your query in the most efficient way.