Unfortunately, yes. I would keep the plant where they can not access it or forgo the schefflera for a non-toxic plant. This website may assist in choosing the best plants to ensure pet are safe: https://www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poison/schefflera/
Hello, This plant is approximately between 28 and 32 inches tall at shipping size. Best regards, United Nursery Care Team
My plant was approximately 2.5 - 3 ft in height on arrival.
Yes. I received a planted Schefflera Amata in a black plastic nursery pot (Size 9.25)
Hello Annie, Most plants can tolerate temperatures of 55-60 degrees, however if it is below these temperatures we would not recommend as prolonged exposure below the above stated temperature ranges will deteriorate the plant. Best regards, United Nursery Team
Hello, This plant will not be able to acclimate to cold weather and therefore will shock the roots and will cause the plant to deteriorate. This plant must be kept in temperatures above 45 degrees Fahrenheit. Best regards, United Nursery Care Team
We recommend shipping when expected lows in your area are not below 30 degrees fahrenheit as product cannot withstand staying outdoors for extended periods of time.
Hello, If planted on the ground, the schefflera can grow up to 40 feet.
For optimum growth your plant will prefer light levels in the 750-1000 foot candle range. If your plant is receiving any indirect sunlight from a nearby window this will be beneficial as well and foot candles may be reduced.