While the poinsettia season has been disappointingly soft for growers and retailers, consumers are taking advantage of bargains. Gary Mangum of Bell Nursery shared a picture his representative Kevin Spear took in the parking lot of a BJ’s Wholesale Club in Philadelphia. The customer bought 30 10-inch poinsettias to give as gifts. The year before, he came too late and all the 10-inch were gone.
Do you have any pictures to share of your holiday crops or a recap of the season?
Send them to Editor Delilah Onofrey at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll present them in a future edition of Benchrunner.