The Arch City Gardener

Journeys In St. Louis Gardening and Beyond

Feeling the plant love during Coronavirus

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I don’t know about you, but I’ve received coronavirus emails from just about every business I frequent. But I was mildly surprised to receive emails from one of the nurseries I frequent.

And I was especially pleased with their down to earth tone. So far I’ve gotten 3. The first was sort of a keep- calm-and-garden-on type of note. Calming and reassuring, not corporate sounding, just a nice note to their customers reminding them of the joy plants and gardening brings. So true.

The second one offered free delivery with a $25 purchase and the offer of curbside service. Today, they informed they are cancelling all events until May at the earliest.

What are your local nurseries doing?

Author: mjarz

Welcome to the Arch City Gardener. My name is Mimi and I started this blog to share my journeys in learning to garden in St. Louis County, Missouri and learn more from my readers who garden. Thanks for reading The Arch City Gardener.

3 thoughts on “Feeling the plant love during Coronavirus

  1. Sadly, retail nurseries in the most urban areas are closed. I am not certain about the wholesalers in Southern California, but my colleague is still working in Los Angeles.

  2. Our local garden centers are staying open, at least so far. They are cancelling some activities and urging customers to be “mindful”.

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