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Mary: Excuse me, may I ask you some questions?
Staff: Of course.
Mary: Mother’s Day is coming. I’m thinking to buy the flowing plant for my mother. But I don’t know much about the plants. Can you give me some suggestions?
Staff: That’s a good question. First, can you tell me you want to buy indoor or outdoor plant?
Mary: I’d like to buy the indoor one.
Staff: Do you have idea how much you’re going to spend for the gift?
Mary: It’ll be around $40.
Staff: Orchids will be a good choice.
Mary: That sounds a good idea. I think my mother will like it.
Staff: There are many kinds of orchids. Do you like this one? It’s called Phalaenopsis or Moth Orchid. It has become America’s favorite orchid, and is suited for home growing.
Mary: They look so pretty.
Staff: Yes, they do. They have lovely moth like blooms in a broad array of colors.
Mary: Are they easy to care for?
Staff: Yes, they are. You simply provide modest light and consistent moisture. Remember to water it occasionally, and it’s best to water in the morning.
Mary: Thank you very much. That was very informative. I think I’m going to buy one for my mother.
Staff: I’m sure she will like it very much. Let me know if you have any other questions.