We aim to supply plants and other goods of the highest quality, carefully packed to reach you in perfect condition. Should you be at all dissatisfied with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods (plus carriage) as quoted on the website.
Packet seed only will incur a carriage charge of £2.99.
All other products incur a carriage charge of £4.99.
If your order comprises of a combination of carriage charges then a combined carriage charge of £6.99 will be applied.
Dobies wants to ensure that all of our plants are delivered to you in the best condition for planting. Unfortunately there are some postcodes that take longer to deliver to and therefore we can not guarantee this, so we are sorry to advise that we do not ship live plants to the following areas; HS, IV41-IV56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR25, ZE1-ZE3.
Non Standard Deliveries
Northern Ireland, Channel islands, Isle of Man & Isles of Scilly & areas of Scotland with postcodes starting AB30 plus, HS, IV1 to IV40 plus, KA27, KA28, KW1 to KW16, PA20 to PA38, PA41 to PA80, PH10-PH40, PH42 to PH50 and ZE: For orders weighing less than 2KG standard carriage charge applies. Where the weight of the large order is 2k to 10kg the carriage charge is £9.99. Where the weight of the order is over 10kg the carriage charge is £14.99.
Republic of Ireland: For orders weighing less than 2kg standard carriage charge applies. Where the weight of the order is 2kg and above the carriage charge is £14.99.
Other EU countries: We can only deliver packet flower and vegetable seed to other EU countries. The carriage is £4.99 per order.
Very Large items
If ordering any large items marked a surcharge of £5 per item will be applied. These items are also not available to areas and postcodes shown under non standard deliveries. We may need to contact you regarding delivery so please provide a contact number with all orders.
Prices include VAT where applicable.
We reserve the right to contact you and advise an additional charge where necessary and are happy to quote for carriage of specific products to more remote areas. Some items may not be available to all areas.
We reserve the right to revise any carriage charges in the event of carrier price increase or other unforeseen circumstances. We will always advise of the carriage charge before payment is taken.
Orders are despatched promptly by post or parcel carrier, but please allow 7-10 days for delivery. Seasonal items such as plants are sent separately and estimated delivery times are stated against each variety both in our catalogues and on our website. You will receive an order acknowledgement email.
Small items are sent by Royal mail and larger items by courier. When ordering very large items (Marked) please provide your phone number so that the courier can contact you to make delivery arrangements.
Please note that when several items are ordered theymay not be delivered at the same time, e.g. seeds will be sent from our warehouse, whereas plants are normally sent directly from the nurseries.
We are able to despatch packet seeds only (excluding lawn seed) to private customers in other EU Countries outside the UK, Channel Islands or Southern Ireland. We can send seeds, flower and vegetable plants to addresses in Southern Ireland. Payment must be made in Sterling and a carriage charge of £4.99 applies to each order. We regret that we are unable to accept orders for despatch outside the EU.
Payment will be taken at the time the order is placed. We accept payment for online orders by Visa (including Visa Electron), Mastercard, Maestro, Delta and Paypal. Cards are debited when the order is first processed, in order to avoid issues where credit & debit cards may expire before the date of delivery, and to keep administration costs to a minimum. Should any item become unavailable we will issue a full refund. Only Dobies Online Gift Vouchers can be accepted.
Prices include VAT where applicable. We reserve the right to revise any prices in the event of unforeseen circumstances or a change in the VAT rate.
All offers are limited to one per household and may only be used once per order. Any offer codes or discount may not be used in conjunction with any other money off voucher or offer. All Offer codes are valid for 1 week, unless a specific time is mentioned. Any money-off vouchers or discounts are non transferable and may not be redeemed for cash and are calculated ex postage and packing.
Dobies reserve the right to cancel or invalidate all coupons, vouchers and offers where it is believed that such benefits may have been gained by inappropriate means.
Any Free P&P type offers are based on standard UK delivery and does not include any postal surcharges.
These conditions apply to Online Gift Vouchers which have a 16-digit code containing letters and numbers.
Dobies.co.uk online gift vouchers must be redeemed on the Dobies.co.uk website towards the purchase of eligible products listed in our catalogue and sold by www.dobies.co.uk.
Product Images are as a visual guide and representation only, please refer to the full product description for further details. if you would like to use any of our images for your own use you must gain permission to do so.
All scheduled seeds offered by us are guaranteed to comply at the time of delivery with E.U. Seeds Regulations currently in force. Information given about products is to the best of our knowledge, and is for general guidance only. All dimensions and capacities are approximate. Also please remember that environmental factors can affect plant growth.
Occasionally, items become unobtainable due to crop failure, high demand or other reasons. In this event, we may send a carefully selected alternative or, if this is not possible a full refund. Any unwanted substitutes can be returned for a full refund (including the cost of return).
The germination and purity of all scheduled seeds comply with EU seeds legislation currently in force.
Under these regulations we are obliged to offer our customers free take-back of their WEEE on a like-for-like basis when they buy a new electrical or electronic product from us. Such items can be returned to us (carriage paid by customer) at our normal address, within 28 days of purchasing the new item. We will then ensure proper environmental disposal. Recycling reduces the environmental and health risks associated with sending electrical goods to landfill. All new electrical goods should be marked with the crossed-out wheeled bin symbol and be disposed of separately from household waste.
In the event of any query, or claim for goods lost or damaged in transit, please quote the Account Number or your full address. Contact our Customer Services Department.
It is our aim to acknowledge complaints within 5 working days, and we will provide a likely timescale for resolving the dispute and keep you advised about progress.
Right to Cancel
Orders for perishable and personalised goods may be cancelled up to the point of delivery but not once delivery has been made.
Orders for non-perishable and non-personalised goods may be cancelled from the time the order is placed up to 14 calendar days after receipt of the goods. To exercise the right to cancel please make a clear statement by email, fax or posted letter, including your full name, address and contact number. Alternatively, please complete and submit our Cancellation Form. This form is available on request from our customer service team, or can be completed online here.
Effects of Cancellation
If you cancel your order for non-perishable or non-personalised goods after they have been delivered then please return them to us, at your own cost, within 14 days of cancellation. Please retain proof of postage. If the item is very large then we can arrange collection for you and will charge you for this at cost. We will reimburse you with all payments received, including the cost of delivery. We may make a deduction from the reimbursement for loss of value of any goods supplied if the loss is as a result of unnecessary handling by you. Please return the items in their original packaging.
The reimbursement will be made without undue delay and not later than:
a) 14 days after the day we received back from you any returned goods
b) (if earlier) 14 days after you provide evidence that you have returned the goods, or
c) If there were no goods supplied, 14 days after the day on which we were informed of your decision to cancel the order.
We hope that you will be delighted with your goods but if they arrive damaged or if you are unhappy in any way then please contact us within 14 days of receipt. We are only liable for the cost of the goods (including carriage) as quoted in our current catalogue.
The type of information we will collect about you includes:
We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent. The information we hold will be accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us. If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly. The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law. If we intend to transfer your information outside the EEA (European Economic Area) we will always obtain your consent first. If you have any questions/comments about privacy, you should contact us.
Dobies is a division of Suttons Consumer Products Ltd (SCP), registered no. 284448, VAT No. 158 9318 27. Suttons Consumer Products are registered data users whose entries in the Data Protection Register contain descriptions of the sources, uses and disclosures of personal data held. Your statutory rights are not affected by any of these terms and conditions.
We will hold your information for the purpose of administering your account and marketing. We may share the information within our group. If you do not wish to receive marketing information from Dobies or other Suttons Consumer Products Group brands, please advise us at the following address - Dobies, Long Road, Paignton, Devon TQ4 7SX or by email.
All products are used at the sole risk of the acquirer of the product and SCP cannot be held liable for any affects howsoever caused including but not limited to allergies to, misuse of, or not following the guidelines of the product. This condition applies equally to any user of the products supplied by Dobies, regardless of if the user is the original acquirer of the product.
Last updated: 26/11/2020