Haemodorum coccineum (Haemodoraceae) is an attractive species from tropical Australia (Queensland and Northern Territory), producing orange to red flowers from November to March, a time when red flowers are highly desired on global markets for Christmas, Chinese New Year and … Continued
Like any other marketing platform, social channels require an investment in time, finances and effort. A social post may take minutes to upload but the content creation and the plan behind it can take days/weeks to prepare for. If you … Continued
The Toolbox for Greenhouse Construction and Safe Operation provides practical design, planning and prevention measures to implement during and after a development.
From late autumn to early spring CO2 could help to increase the production. Especially when the production in this period is lower than in the rest of the year and it’s a “cheap” way to increase production and the quality of flowers.
Manual for developing cut flower crops in Texas.
After discussing the results of the first assessment with Stuart, it was decided that flow rates could be increased by combining irrigation stations. During the following 12 months, Stuart trialled combinations of stations, and found that three stations could be run together, … Continued
Elsinoe scab of South African Proteaceae is caused by Elsinoe spp. The disease causes scabby lesions on stems, leaves and flower heads and heavy infection can cause twisting or splitting of stems. Symptoms vary from species to species and among cultivars … Continued
Electrical Conductivity (EC) Electrical conductivity (EC) is a measure of the ability of a substance to conduct electricity. Pure water strongly re-sists the passage of an electric current. However, when salts are dissolved in water they improve its conductivity, so … Continued
Chlorination Chlorination must be used routinely to kill algae and loosen bonded organic matter within an irrigation system. Liquid sodium hydrochloride is the recommended chlorine source and it is injected into the system during regular operation, usually using the fertigation … Continued
Queensland landscape supply business Nursery Traders Pty Ltd has put sustainable nursery industry practice on the map, through recognition as a finalist in the 2010 Premier’s Climate Smart Sustainability Awards and by winning the Brisbane Lord Mayor’s Business Sustainability Award. … Continued