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ICAR-IIHR has developed many improved varieties/hybrid selections of flower crops which are popular among the flower growers in the country.
Flower crops are cultivated for various purposes ranging from aesthetic to social and religious purposes. Flower crop growing is preferred by the farmers due to quick and high return per unit area.The increased demand for cut and loose flowers has made floriculture as one of the important commercial trades in Indian Horticulture. Basic information on popular flower crops and cultivation practices to be followed by the farmers for obtaining higher yield is provided here..
carnation Carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus L.) is a herbaeceous perennial flowering plant belongs to the family Caryophyllaceae.Read More
china aster China aster [Callistephus chinensis (L.) Nees] is a flowering annual belongs to the family Asteraceae.Read More
chrysanthemum Chrysanthemum grown commercially in different parts of the world belongs to the family Asteraceae.Read More
crossandra Crossandra [Crossandra infundibuliformis L. (Nees).] is a herbaceous perennial evergreen semi-shrub : Fire Cracker plant.Read More
gerbera Gerbera is an important commercial cut flower grown throughout the world. Also known as African DaisyRead More
gladiolus Gladiolus referred as sword lily, is one of the major cut flowers grown for its attractive colourful spikes. ‘Queen of bulbous flowers'Read More
JASMINE Jasmine (Jasminum spp.) belongs to the family Oleaceae, is used for for ceremonial purpose, religious offerings, perfume industry..Read More
Marigold Marigold (Tagetes spp.) is one of the most popular flower crop grown for loose flowers, landscape gardening & pot plants.Read More
orchids Orchids belonging to family Orchidaceae are flowers of exquisite beauty and are highly valued.Read More
rose Rose, the Queen of flowers is the most commom commercial flower crop belongs to the family Rosaceae.Read More
tuberose Tuberose is an important bulbous flowering plant. Flowers are used as loose flower, cut flower and in perfumery industryRead More
bougainvillea Crossandra [Crossandra infundibuliformis L. (Nees).] is a herbaceous perennial evergreen semi-shrub : Fire Cracker plant.Read More