Delamore reports rush on pansy and primrose

Delamore owner Wayne Eady says there has been a "rush to secure stock" of pansy and primrose after the "cautious mood" among growers lifted in March as retail sales finally took off.

Eady added: "New season annuals will quickly sell through with little to follow. We have changed our production planning and have less stock available than in prevous years. As a consequence the current rush on stock is leaving us unable to supply certain last minute requests.

"Given the end of the season is almost here in production terms we would be forecasting some stock shortages if the current weather patterns continue."

Meanwhile, Forest Garden is reporting potential fence panel shortages after the winter storms.


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