The heavy rains and irregular sunlight have been hurting the city’s nurseries lately, even the ones working online.
Story so far: Moderation is the key to everything, especially when it comes to plantcare. Now, nursery owners are saying that the excess water from the rains is actually hurting their outdoor and flowering plants. This hurts their ability to properly store their plants and is thus increasing waste.
- A lot of nurseries across the city have been trying to regain their footing after the pandemic restrictions were lifted, but the rains are costing them plenty.
- Nursery owners are also saying that the rains have affected the footfall normally expected at their establishments.
Issues online: Even online flower businesses are getting affected by the elongated monsoons. Some business owners had to stop their deliveries for a while as well. In general, nurseries are praying for drier days and a bout of sunshine. Here’s to plant-petting!