Agricultural Sciences, Engineering Sciences


Technology for Shortened Flowering Cycle and Year Round Production of Lilium and Tulip


Agricultural Sciences, Engineering Sciences

Focus Area:

Production of Lilium & Tulip

Social Benefits:

Salient Features of the technology: Early flowering in Lilium (55 days) in Tulip (30 days), Crop specific nutrient recipe for flower crops , Year round flower production

Developing Agency:

CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (IHBT), Himachal Pradesh

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology Development

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Brief Description

Description :

The technology involves development of crop specific hydroponic nutrient recipe standardization for optimal growth of plants within a short span of time for getting access in off-season flower market. Market PotentialLilium and Tulip Market is estimated USD 2.5 billion and USD 4.4 billion

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