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Fickle plant trends from Indonesia


House plant vendors in Indonesia are not having a good year. An economic slow down has decreased the purchasing of house plants.

The most expensive ornamental plants the vendor in the interview sells are Anthurium and Cemarang Udang. Prices drop as plants become more common and easier to obtain.

The most popular plants he sells is Evorbia ( Euphorbia ) and Gelombang Cinta ( Anthurium ‘Wave of Love’ ) is gaining in popularity.

To be a successful plant vendor there you must buy some stock to breed at the beginning of a new trend and quickly sell those plants going out of favor.

Jakarta, Indonesia Plant vendors survive amid crunch, fickle trends

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