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Amid pandemic, garden centers see rise in customers

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Garden centers across the country have been booming since the pandemic started last spring – and Southwest Michigan has been no exception.

“Everybody wants to garden. Business is way up,” said Meagen McReynolds, communications director with Sawyer Home & Garden Center in Sawyer.

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Randy Siegert, grower and general manager at Crystal Springs Florist in Benton Township, waters a selection of petunias on Wednesday.

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Crystal Springs Florist in Benton Township has seen an increase in business as the state has slowly eased restrictions due to the pandemic.

Contact: lwrege@TheHP.com, 932-0361, Twitter: @HPWrege

Staff Writer at The Herald-Palladium