Performance Nursery family is taking this virus affecting our country very
seriously. We would like to inform our customers, and the general public, what
you can expect from us and what we expect from our crews, from
field workers to sales staff, from our clients and our partners. We are
taking precautions and making adjustments as directed by our Federal, State,
and Local governments as well as our own in order to benefit our
community, our customers, and our employees.
yards will remain open during our normal hours of operation as
situations allow. Our employees have been instructed to limit physical
contact with anyone walking through our yards, to give them space, and
wait for the individual to come and ask them for help.
have acres of land for our clients to walk through as possible therapy for
cabin fever, for an education walk with the children and family, to get some
fresh air, to enjoy the beauty that nature still offers, to enjoy the weather,
to forget about the stress of the current events, or to just get some exercise
in...at least for a little while.
you visit any of our yards please keep in mind other customers we may have
traipsing through our yards. Respect their space and their
privacy. Remember that according to health and safety guidelines, social
distancing requires we keep a 6 foot (at least 2 arms lengths)
distance away from each other.
is therapy!! Gardening is exercise. Gardening is beautification. Gardening can
be enjoyed by everyone in the family. While not a requirement, we hope
that you decide to patronize your local business. We are trying really hard to
create an effective outlet for the general public.
are diligent about supporting our family of Team Members on staff. Our
employees are encouraged to take good care of themselves and their extended
families, first! They have been instructed to stay home if not feeling
well, to report anyone who is either not feeling well or is sick, to avoid
physical contact and to wash their hands often and correctly, to honor the 6
foot distance, to keep a special eye on those that are in what the FDA refers
to as the High Risk Population Groups:
Pregnant and lactating women
Someone whose immune system is already compromised
(i.e. has or has had cancer,
will do our best to continue to educate ourselves about these current events
and will share with our employees and customers as we able. We are monitoring
feeds from the FDA, CDC, and local Health Departments and will post links to
what we believe will be important to share.
good humans and let's look out for each other. I know we will come out of this
on the other side....smelling like roses!
and Kim Lucas and the crew at Performance Nursery
PS... To help a little we are offering a 10% discount on all plant material in stock at our retails yards. Please print this article (here) and bring with you for your discount!