Success and failure of carnation crop depends upon the selection of cuttings for planting. The stem tip cuttings must be of good diameter and. Carnation Flower Growing: Introduction to Carnation Flower Growing: Carnations are great winter season flowers and they can be cultivated as cut flowers. This topic provides information about Carnation production practices. It is advisable to take up cultivation of several colours in a single polyhouse of carnation.

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This disorder could create on cut flowers while in transit.

Carnation cultivation guide (2018)

Raised beds at 3 feet width and 45 cm height are formed at 45 cm interval and planting is done on top of the bed at 15 x 15 cm spacing. Once the foliage of a plant becomes bronze it often drops prematurely.

Spray types are harvested when two flowers are open and the bud shows colour. Notify me of new posts by email. Each stems form a terminal flower and hence inflorescence is generally a terminal cyme. The poles at the beginning and the end cultiation each bed should be strong enough and be in cast concrete.


This will cause bent stalks and stagnation of this harvest growth. The ideal time for pinching is in the morning because carnatiin head of carnation plant easily breaks. The leaf tissues surrounding this spot turn yellow, severe infection leads to premature death of the leaves.

Carnation Cultivation in Greenhouse | Agri Farming

Bottom net of 7. Poor light and other adverse conditions are thought to be the causes of the disorder.

Post harvest Treatment Citric acid is added to water to make the pH 4. A good preservative solution for carnations should be acidic pH 4.

Horticulture :: Flower Crops :: Carnation

High night and day temperatures, especially during flowering, contributes to abnormal blossom opening and calyx splitting. Per m2 every day. In the first phases of development and growth, humidity should be kept around 80 to 85 percent.

Eolo, Pink Polyhose, Wiko. Fertilization from 8th week onwards until 12th week: Success and failure of carnation crop depends upon the selection of cuttings for planting.

Continue using the above before the conclusion of the very first flower production peak. The growing medium should be evenly moist.

B — Tank Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday. Cultivattion spray type, length of cutting should be 7 to 10 cm, while in case of standard type, 10 to 15cm long cuttings are preferred, cuttings roots in 2 — 3 weeks, if they are placed in favorable environment.


The stem tip cuttings must be of good diameter and have closely spaced leaves. Physiological Disorders in Carnation crop: Finest grade carnations are made in areas having high light intensity through winter and at the same period, the temperatures during summer months are mild. Carnation petals cup upwards and do not open. They suck sap from the leaves which results in tiny yellow or white speckles. Kamar, Sablia, Sagres, Shanteng. Maintaining optimal pest and disease control can be achieved by keeping regular preventative spraying program.

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These carnation have shorter stems and greater production than spray varieties. Whitish tan colored stains up to 5 millimeters in diameter surrounded by a narrow reddish purple margin. Black pin-head sized spore masses happen in concentric rings around the surface of those stains.