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Top Ten best-selling houseplants in UK

by 2006 sales value

1. Spring bulbs
2. Chrysanthemum
3. Orchid
4. African Violet (Saintpaulia)
5. Peace lily
6. Poinsettia
7. Cyclamen
8. Begonia (flowering)

9. Azalea

10. Begonia (foliage)

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Source: Flowers & Plants Association/TNS (Omnimas)

It is impossible to be completely accurate about the top ten best-selling indoor plants. These are constantly changing because production can be affected by poor or favourable weather conditions in many parts of the world; and because market forces control which products are imported from where, and in what quantities. However, a rough guide is given, based on consumer purchase figures.

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Spring bulbs