Performance of Anthurium (Anthurium anderanum Lindl) cultivars under hill zone of Karnataka

  • S K Nataraj
  • Kirtimala B Naik
  • HS Yallesh Kumar
  • Y S Ramesha
Keywords: Anthurium,, Protected cultivation,, Economics

Abstract

An investigation was carried out at experimental block, College of Horticulture, Mudigere. Tropical recorded maximum LAI 2.83, and had maximum plant height, number of leaves, leaf area and Leaf area Index. Cultivar Crinkle Red recorded maximum number of flowers per plant per year (13.14), which was on par with Tropical (11.77), Cheers (10.60) and Fire (10.25). Cultivar Midori recorded maximum vase life (35.00 days) followed by Tropical (33.33 days) and it was on par with Fire (32.22 days). Cultivar Midori recorded maximum vase life (35.00 days), followed by Tropical (33.33 days) and it was on par with Fire (32.22 days) and highest B:C ratio is recorded in cultivar Tropical (1.83) and it was least in Fantacia (1.13) .

Published
2019-06-30
How to Cite
Nataraj, S. K., Naik, K. B., Kumar, H. Y., & Ramesha, Y. S. (2019). Performance of Anthurium (Anthurium anderanum Lindl) cultivars under hill zone of Karnataka. Journal of Horticultural Sciences, 14(1), 73-74. Retrieved from https://jhs.iihr.res.in/index.php/jhs/article/view/712
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Short Communications