The GTN Bestsellers plants chart tells us that Summer is here! Summer bedding and basket plants saw huge sales increases last week with all of the Top 17 plant groupings seeing significant volume growth.
The net result was the highest plant sales volumes of the year. More of the same please over the coming weeks!
Alyssum climbed 13 places to No 12 after a 168% sales jump with Lobelia one place above.
Pelargonium, mainly bedding ‘geraniums’, extended their dominance at the top of the chart with a 62% increase, selling 43% more than in the same week last year.
All Plants volume sales change: Week on week UP 32.8%. Year to date DOWN 7.1% on 2017