Coronavirus crisis: Bid to save flowers is blossoming

TAXI driver Dave Dunt yesterday led the way in rallying to the plight of Britain's garden centres.

Less than 24 hours after the Daily Express linked up the Garden Centre Association with drivers around the UK, Dave, 57, brought a delivery of beautiful flowers to my front door. We told last week how the gardening trade faces having to throw away about £200million of plants due to the lockdown. Spring is the busiest time for the industry with 70 percent of bedding plants sold during these three months.

But 2,000 centres and nurseries have had to shut down to reduce the risk...
source: Express

2020-04-07 23:23
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