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Where to go for the Best Houseplants & Greenery in San Francisco:

Plants make excellent house guests. Not only do they help purify the air, act as a natural humidifier, moderate heat, and improve our attention span, they also look amazing! Here you’ll find 15 of our favorite spots in San Francisco for plant delivery today. Perfect for your next fiddle leaf fig, ZZ, yucca, snake, palm, and more. What’s more – each of these excellent plant specialists will help you find the perfect plant for your exact living environment as well as pointing out those that your pet pals will get along with as well. Enjoy!


15 Best Options for Plant Delivery in San Francisco:

MORE INFO:STYLE: PRICE:DELIVERY:ONLINE SHOP:
1) PLANTS and FRIENDS Artisan & Eclectic$$2-3 daysplantsandfriends.club
2) BloomscapeClassical & Contemporary$$1-3 daysbloomscape.com
3) The SillModern & Stylish$$2-4 daysthesill.com
4) Léon & GeorgePremium & Contemporary$$$2-3 daysleonandgeorge.com
5) UtsuwaIkebana & Contemporary$$1-2 daysutsuwa.com
6) Leaf and ClayStylish & Eclectic$2-3 daysleafandclay.co
7) Flora Grubb GardensNursery fresh$$Same-dayfloragrubb.com
8) SucculenceStylish & Eclectic$$2-3 daysthesucculence.com
9) RootsStylish & Eclectic$$2-3 daysrootsinsf.com
10) SF PlantsContemporary & Stylish$$2-3 dayssfplants.com
11) Plant TherapyModern & Stylish$$1-2 daysplanttherapy.com
12) Partners Plant ShopModern & Stylish$$1-2 dayspartnersplantshop.com
13) Urban BotanicaTimeless & Classical$$Same-dayurbanbotanica.com
14) The Botany ShopTimeless & Classical$$$Same-daythebotanyshop.com
15) Ah SamClassical & Contemporary$$$Same-dayahsam.com

1) PLANTS and FRIENDS 

About Plants and Friends: 

Founded in 2017, Plants and Friends is a boutique, artisan shop with a great collection of plants, succulents, cacti, ceramics, and housewares. They have 2 store locations in San Francisco (Hayes Valley and Pacific Heights). 

Plant Range: 

Plants and Friends are well regarded for their curated plant collection. They primarily source from the best local nurseries in the Bay Area and hand-pick a lush collection of interesting plants perfect for all types of indoor conditions and experience levels. 

What’s more, you can easily filter through plants perfectly suited to your precise light conditions (be it morning light, minimal light, afternoon light, bright light throughout the day) in addition to pet-friendly plant varieties. 

There’s also a great range of options for every budget consideration. For instance, small, baby plants (4”) start from around $12 and there are lots of popular varieties on display including Snake Plants, Jade Plants, Philodendrons, Ferns, Dracaenas, and many more. 

Larger plants (from 6” to 12”) range from $32 to $200+ including some epic Kentia Palms, Licuala Grandis, and Burgundy Rubber Trees. 

The shop also carries an assortment of planters, plant tools, and other resources to help you on your way. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Plant delivery is available across San Francisco. Price and delivery options are dependent on the size of the order but you should receive your chosen plant in 2-3 days. 


2) Bloomscape

Credit: Bloomscape

About Bloomscape San Francisco: 

Bloomscape is the creation of Dutch horticultural maestro Justin Mast. 

In short, they are well known for their extensive collection of affordable houseplants, cacti, and other flowering plants. What’s more, they’ve also created their own own custom packaging to ensure every plant arrives in pristine condition. 

In addition, we love the fact plants are delivered ‘living room ready’ complete with the appropriate soil mix and planter. Simply unpack and you’re good to go.

Plant Range: 

Bloomscape has one of the easiest online stores to navigate. You can factor in whether you have pets, how much space you have, maintenance requirements, and the general light conditions where the plant is intended to live. You’ll then get a handily curated list of plants perfect for your exact living space. 

In addition, you’ll find all the classics here including yucca plants, jade plants, jasmine plants, and a range of indoor ferns. 

Prices typically start around $30 for smaller plants, $60 for medium, and $100+ for larger varieties.

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Free plant delivery is available across San Francisco and also to the Bay Area on all orders over $75. Expect your new plants to arrive in 2-3 days.


3) The Sill

About The Sill San Francisco: 

The Sill is one of our go-to plant spots for those new to plant life. 

As well as curating an exceptional collection of stylish houseplants and greenery The Sill is renowned for its excellent customer support and post-sales mentoring in all things plants.

For starters, each order comes with direct access to The Sill team of houseplant experts. What’s great is they guarantee to be there at every step of your plant’s journey through life and help out with any questions or support you need along the way.

Plant Range: 

The Sill offers a broad collection of plants and accessories and handily categorizes plants that are best for beginners, pet-friendly, low light tolerant, live plants, faux plants, and larger plant varieties. 

In short, you’ll find a sumptuous range of orchids and succulents as well as the classic snake plants, ferns, philodendrons, yuccas, palms, ZZ, and many more. 

In addition, there’s a cool monthly subscription club that will furnish you with a fresh collection of plants and terrariums each week or month. 

Small plants start at around $30; expect to pay $65+ for orchids and $80+ for larger plant varieties.

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

The Sill provides standard and expedited plant delivery to San Francisco. Plants are typically dispatched within 2-3 days.


4) Léon & George

About Léon & George San Francisco

Léon & George are a stylish, upmarket indoor houseplant retailer. In short, they’re well known for their premium plant collection and strive to make plant buying a complete experience. For starters, each plant arrives ready to go in stylish potting vessels and the correct soil mix in tow. 

In addition, they focus their plant collection around those varieties that are perfectly suited to city life. For instance, you’ll find a great selection of plants that thrive in low or minimal light conditions. What’s more, many are also pet-friendly, require minimal maintenance, and also serve as great air-purifying plants. 

The business is also centered around sustainable business practices as well as actively supporting reforestation organizations across the US. 

Plant Range: 

The variety of plants available to order is also impressive. Here you’ll find Zanzibar Gems, Snake Plants, Philodendron Brasil, Silver Evergreen, Jade plants, Ferns, Palms, and various Braided Money Trees to name but a few. Prices start at around $75 for plant + pot + stand combos. Expect to pay $150+ for larger varieties.

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Léon & George deliver every Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday – morning, afternoon, or evening. 


5) Utsuwa

About Utsuwa San Francsico

‘Utsuwa’ is the Japanese word for pot or container. Here you’ll find a charming full-service bonsai, flower and plant shop in the Polk Gulch neighborhood of San Francisco. 

In short, the shop specializes in bonsai, air plants, terrariums, and succulents in addition to carrying a stellar range of creative planters and potting vessels. 

Founder Hiro Hayema grew up in Tokyo and learned the art of Ikebana and bonsai from his grandmother and uncle who was an award-winning bonsai master. 

Plant Range: 

Utsuwa carries a great selection of 6” to 24” houseplants. There’s also a well-considered collection including dracaena compacta, Calathea ornata, Peperomia frost, Metalica palm to name but a few. Prices typically start from around $30 with larger varieties from $100+. 

There’s also some very cool bonsai trees on show including expertly curated Junipers, Ginseng Ficus, Boxwoods, and more. Prices start from around $40 with larger, rarer specimens from $100+. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Plant and bonsai delivery is available throughout San Francisco and also to the Bay Area.



6) Leaf and Clay

About Leaf and Clay San Francisco: 

Leaf and Clay is the place to go for premium succulents and cacti in San Francisco. 

Plant Range: 

In short, here you’ll find one of the most extensive lines of succulents you’ll find anywhere in the city. This mesmerizing mix of colors and structures make great little additions to virtually any living environment. 

What’s more, prices start from just $5 for one of these little fellas and you can sort through a range of color and size preferences. If you’re super keen, you could also spring for a 6-pack or 12-pack (from $30) featuring a creative array of fresh succulents. There’s also a monthly subscription club. 

The cacti collection features another eclectic mix of the weird and wonderful. Have a good browse through their online store to see which varieties jump out you. Prices again start from around $5 and go up based on size and variety. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

All succulents and cacti ship via the United States Postal Service. Please note, plants are shipped bare-root and without their original nursery pot. This is done both to protect the plant and to reduce shipping expenses so you’ll need to have a planter at the ready when you take delivery. 


7) Flora Grubb Gardens

About Flora Grubb Gardens: 

Flora Grubb Gardens is one of San Francisco’s most loved nursery and garden stores. Here you’ll find a world of indoor and outdoor plants, garden furniture and more.  

Plant Range: 

Flora Grubb Gardens is home to one of the most extensive collections of plants in the city. From Fiddle Leaf Figs, to numerous Palms, Ferns, Rubber Plants, Snake Plants, Protea Plants, and many more varieties. 

What’s great is you’ll find a large variety of size options and accompanying planters so it’s well worth a stroll around if you have the chance to see what takes your fancy. The staff are also super helpful and will be able to share their top tips and practical advice on what’s best suited to your exact living environment. 

Prices vary quite a bit depending on size, maturity, and plant variety. Expect to pay anywhere from $10 for baby plants to $100 for larger specimens. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Same-day plant delivery is available across San Francisco courtesy of Lugg. 


8) Succulence

About Succulence San Francisco: 

Succulence is a true botanical gem. Here you’ll find a sumptuous assortment of succulent plants, airplants, planters, terrariums, planting supplies, in addition to many unique and interesting artisan gifts, arts, and crafts. 

There are also 2 store locations in San Francisco (Bernal Heights and Ghirardelli Square) 

Plant Range: 

The houseplant collection features a number of different varieties including Zebra Plants, Ferns, Rattlesnake Plants, Dracaena, Ficus, Philodendron, Peperomia, and many more unique and unusual varieties. Prices typically range from $10 to $70 based on size.

In addition, succulents come in all shapes, sizes, and colors imaginable. Prices typically range from $4 to $8 for individual plants and there are some very cool colorful sets of 5 or 10 succulent plants that are guaranteed to liven up any window ledge. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Houseplants and succulents are shipped via SF Bay area courier service or USPS. Plants typically arrive in 2 to 3 days. 


9) Roots

About Roots San Francisco: 

Roots is an excellent plant shop located in San Francisco’s Mission District. In short, they specialize in rare, unique, and interesting houseplants that you’re unlikely to find elsewhere. 

Plant Range: 

Roots carry a great collection of flowering plants, green plants, fruit-bearing trees, exotic orchids as well as a number of succulents. 

You can filter through the various plant varieties by size and light preference on their excellent online shop. Smaller 4” houseplants typically range from $10 to $30 with the bigger boys (10”+) from $70. 

We particularly admire their range of tropical foliage including Aroids, Begonias, Ferns, Hoyas, and Peperomias. These beauties make exceptional house guests. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Plant delivery is available across San Francisco and also to the Bay Area. Orders typically arrive in 2 to 3 days. 


10) SF Plants

About SF Plants: 

SF Plants is a creative plant shop and studio. They source locally grown plants and seasonal flowers for every occasion imaginable. In addition, the studio curates green environments for office spaces and private residences across San Francisco. 

Plant Range: 

You’ll find a huge collection of plant sizes (ranging from 2” to 10”+) and varieties both in-store (1475 Polk St.) and on their online shop. They are well regarded for carrying rare, unique, and interesting plant varieties in addition to the classic ferns, palms, swiss-cheese plants, ficus, and more. 

Expect to pay from $30 for a mid-sized (6”) plant and the shop is home to some of the finest and ceramic planters in the city. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Plants are delivered throughout San Francisco on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday every week. 


11) Plant Therapy

About Plant Therapy San Francisco: 

You’ll find Plant Therapy located in the heart of the Tenderloin. The shop is well regarded for its wide variety of rare and exotic plants in addition to creative floral arrangements. 

Plant Range: 

Plant Therapy is a great option for those looking for something a little bit interesting and unique. Check out the Croton Gold Dust ($28), Asparagus Sprengerii ($28), and Alocasia Polly Mask ($12 to $25) to name but a few of the spectacular plant varieties on offer. 

If you have space, some of the larger specimens (such as a 12” Alocasia Calidora at $150) make epic living room centerpieces as well. 

Plant Therapy also carries a great range of ceramic pots, plant accessories, gift items, and more. They’re also some of the smartest plant aficionados around and produce super handy care cards with easy follow guidelines. Nice.

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Plant delivery is available Monday to Saturday every week between 12 pm and 5 pm. 


12) Partners Plant Shop

About Partners Plant Shop: 

You’ll find Partners Plant Shop close to the beach in Outer Sunset. This cool plant studio launched just back in 2019 is home to a range of inspirational plant life and sustainably sourced and produced designer containers and homeware.

Plant Range: 

Partners Plant Shop carries a great selection of premium, full-sized plants with accompanying planters. An 8-foot ficus lyrata for instance is around $250 and a 10” Monstera Deliciosa is $130. You can also find smaller palms, ferns, ficus, and many unique and rare plant varieties under $50 across a rotating collection of plants that changes monthly. 

The shop is also home to a sumptuous array of ceramic pots, planters, wooden stands, and more in various shapes and sizes with prices starting from around $20. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Plant delivery is available across San Francisco.


13) Urban Botanica

About Urban Botanica: 

Urban Botanica is a leading San Francisco flower and plant boutique located in the heart of the Financial District. 

Plant Range: 

The shop is well regarded for its collection of small potted gardens. In short, these beauties are made to order with fresh succulents, cacti, tilandsia, and other hardy indoor plants. What’s more, these are perfect for desks and areas of your home or office with minimal light. Small potted gardens start at just $18 and there are sumptuous deluxe versions at $198 as well. 

In addition, Urban Botanica carries a great selection of orchid plants throughout the year. Smaller potted orchids start from $38 with their bigger brothers from $88. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Same-day, next-day, or specified day plant delivery is available in San Francisco and also across the Bay Area. 


14) The Botany Shop

About The Botany Shop: 

The Botany Shop is a long-standing San Francisco flower and plant shop. Here you’ll find a  wide selection of affordable plants including house, tropical and indoor plants. 

Plant Range: 

The shop is well known for curating a range of interesting dish gardens featuring an array of greenery in stylish planting vessels. These feature dracaena, ivy, palm, dieffenbachia, peperomia, and philodendron plants and are available in a number of sizes starting from around $50. 

In addition, there’s a range of premium orchid plants (from $90); and elegant handcrafted terrariums (from $69). 

Larger, living-room ready plants such as the towering ficus, complete with planter and soil mix start from around $100. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Same-day, next-day, or specified day plant delivery is available in San Francisco and also across the Bay Area. 


15) Ah Sam

About Ah Sam: 

Ah Sam is one of the oldest florists and plant studios in all of San Francisco. Here you’ll find a selection of orchids, flowering plant gardens, dish gardens, terrariums, succulents, air plants, and more. 

Plant Range: 

Ah Sam carries some of the most premium and opulent orchid plants around with exquisitely composed plants ranging from $100 to $300+. 

The shop typically also has a rotating collection of green houseplants including ferns, palms, fiddle lead figs, yuccas, and more throughout the year. Expert to pay from $70. 

In addition, Ah Sam also stocks small bonsai trees including ficus ginseng and money trees starting from $100. 

Plant Delivery in San Francisco: 

Same-day, next-day, or specified day plant delivery is available in San Francisco and also across the Bay Area.


Author

I’ve long been fascinated with the world of flowers, plants, and floral design. I come from a family of horticulturists and growers and spent much of my childhood in amongst the fields of flowering blooms and greenhouses filled with tropical plants, cacti, and succulents from all over the world. Today, my passion has led me to further explore the world of horticulture, botany, and floristry and I'm always excited to meet and collaborate with fellow enthusiasts and professionals from across the globe.

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