Autumn and winter colour planting took a hit last week as the heavy rain deterred people from getting out into the garden, or the planteria. As a result sales dropped by 23% week on week and were down 13% on the same week last year.
Heuchera sales increased by over 50% and moved up to No 14.
Calathea sales benefitted from a switch to indoor gardening, re-entering at No 33.
Pepper plants were the highest climbers as gardener picked up some end of season grow your won bargains. Up 22 places to No 22 in our chart.