Mother’s Day enjoys a reputation as one of the biggest gift-giving holidays of the year, especially among independent garden centers. For many IGCs, the 2018 spring season had a rough start, exacerbated by a stubbornly persistent winter, with Mother’s Day weekend bringing much-needed business with it. Each year, the National Retail Federation publishes a projection of nationwide Mother’s Day retail sales — see what Americans were expected to spend on gifts for mom this year:
Source: National Retail Federation