Cold weather takes its toll on LI greenhouses
The harsh, prolonged winter is beginning to impact Long Islands multimillion-dollar greenhouse industry.
Most greenhouses make the bulk of their profits between March and Mothers Day, but the cold weather has kept customers away from their gardens.
We don't want the pansies to freeze at the stores at this point, said Jillanne Johnson, of Kurt Weiss Greenhouses in Center Moriches. I think...