Ornamental growers face challenges in pathogens like the bacteria Erwinia and Pseudenomas. Fungi like downy mildew can cause serious losses in many floriculture greenhouses. Products like Intra Eco Shield and Intra Hydro-pure from our Intra Hygiene programme will prevent production losses and improve yield.
The flower market is a dynamic, fast-growing global industry. The Netherlands are an important producer for cut flowers. The Netherlands is the world’s largest producer of flower bulbs, with a market share of about 70 per cent. Tulips, daffodils, lilies, crocuses, hyacinths, grape hyacinths, dahlias and other flowers are grown on an area covering more than 22,000 hectares.