View from the plantarea: Andy Bunker from Alton Garden Centre on plant supply issues, peat sales, plant trends,


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Bunker gives us the lowdown on plant supply issues, how imports have helped out the trade, reserves for 2022, plant price Inflation, how the weather and foreign holidays could decided whether the season extends, changes in restaurant offer and the vexed question of peat and whether customers are asking for more peat-free. He finishes by giving us his view on what plant sales trends he expects for 2022 and his 'desert island' plant.

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