West Bengal State Marketing Board

Area and Production of flowers in the district of Hooghly

 

Name of Flowers
Area 
Production
Unit
2003-04
2004-05
2005-06
2006-07
2007-08
Unit
2003-04
2004-05
2005-06
2006-07
2007-08
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
(5)
(6)
(7)
(8)
(9)
(10)
(11)
(12)
(13)
Rose
'000 hectares
0.07
0.07
0.08
0.05
0.00
Crore Spike
0.91
0.94
0.95
0.67*
0.031*
Chrysanthemum
"
0.02
0.02
0.03
0.02
0.02
"
0.02
0.03
0.03
0.49*
0.386*
Gladiolus
"
0.07
0.07
0.08
0.05
0.01
"
1.00
1.12
1.15
0.78
0.062*
Tuberose
"
0.11
0.12
0.14
0.10
0.02
"
1.71
1.72
1.79
1.71
0.298*
Marigold
"
0.03
0.03
0.03
0.03
0.00
'000 mt
0.28
0.29
0.28
0.31
0.02
Jasmine
"
0.01
0.01
0.02
0.02
0.00
"
0.01
0.02
0.02
0.02
0.00
Seasonal Flower
"
0.01
0.11
0.10
0.09
0.06
"
0.16
0.16
0.15
0.11
0.01
Misc.Flower
"
0.03
0.04
0.03
0.04
0.04
"
0.03
0.03
0.03
0.04
0.04

 

Sources : Directorate of Food Processing Industries and Horticulture, Govt. of W.B.

'* Crore cut flower