West Bengal State Marketing Board

Area and Production of flowers in the district of Howrah

 

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
Thousand
hectares
0.194
0.205
0.131
0.156
0.130
Crore Spike
2.500
2.530
1.626
2.438*
2.060*
Chrysanthemum
"
0.037
0.039
0.045
0.035
0.032
' 000 mt
0.045
0.048
0.053
0.759*
0.559*
Gladiolus
"
0.187
0.192
0.280
0.221
0.101
Crore Spike
2.780
2.860
2.930
3.077
 
1.190* 
Tuberose
"
0.151
0.154
0.168
0.069
0.021
"
2.400
2.430
2.472
2.007
0.115*
Marigold
"
0.390
0.395
0.210
0.250
0.210
' 000 mt
3.180
3.205
1.710
1.900
1.300
Jasmine
"
0.035
0.037
0.043
0.044
0.043
"
0.062
0.067
0.082
0.089
0.090
Seasonal Flower
"
0.314
0.316
0.355
0.455
0.350
"
0.612
0.617
0.691
0.790
0.781
Misc.Flower
"
0.150
0.158
0.430
0.439
0.400
"
0.140
0.149
0.430
0.405
0.320

 

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

'* Crore cut flower