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Easing of restrictions frustrates Ontario garden centre owners, customers

Customers prefer to choose their own materials

May 5, 2020
By St. Catharines Standard

A customer purchases flowers at Nelson Flower and Garden in Burlington. Nathan Denette - The Canadian Press

Customers at Ontario’s garden centres are becoming frustrated by the easing of restrictions that permit only curbside pickup and delivery. They argue that garden centre staff are being forced to make purchase decisions on their behalf, adding they’d rather make such choices themselves.