Floriculture News

Mysore, Udupi, Hadagali Mallige flowers patented To protect the three local rare and unique flower species–Mysore Mallige (Jasmine), Udupi Mallige, and Hadagali Mallige of Karnataka have been patented. The GI (Geographical Indication) status has provided excusive rights to the local community to cultivate these three crops and continue to grow for 10 years and more. […]

State-Wise Area and Production of Flowers

  State-Wise Area and Production of Flowers AREA ( IN HA ) PRODUCTION ( IN MT ) STATE / UT’s 1996-97 1997-98 1998-99 1999-00 1996-97 1997-98 1998-99 1999-00 LOOSE CUT LOOSE CUT LOOSE CUT LOOSE CUT ANDHRA PRADESH 7616 8420 8357 18087 22848 – 32900 – 32000 – 126609 – DELHI 1866 1866 3450 3450 […]


Floriculture, or flower farming, is a discipline of horticulture concerned with the cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants for gardens and for floristry, comprising the floral industry. The development plant breeding of new varieties is a major occupation of floriculturists. Floriculture crops include bedding plants, flowering plants, foliage plants or houseplants, cut cultivated greens, and […]