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To measure the yearning for human connection, look to trends in the flower industry.
When businesses shut down at the beginning of lockdowns, floral shop owners anticipated wilting sales. In March, “If we got one or two orders a day, we felt lucky,” said Jordan Hewson, owner of Designed Gardens Flower Studio in North Conway.
But then Mother’s Day hit and many florists found they couldn’t keep up with demand.