1. Test soil and water

Gerbera Required   · Soil Ec less than 1 ms/cm and pH 5.5-6.5 · Water Ec less than 0.8 ms/cm and pH 7

2. Greenhouse construction 

Natural Vent Greenhouse is suitable for Gerbera farming

3. Land preparation

Basal dose, organic manure is added and mixed thoroughly

4. Bed preparation 

Raised bed prepared with Bed height: 1.5 feet (45 cm) and Bed width: 2 feet (60 cm)

5. Plantation 

Gerbera plant transplant at distance Rows -Rows  37.5 cm and plant to plant 30 cm

6. Intercultural operation

Fertilizer, spray, weed removal, Old Leaf Removal, this type of work performed

7. Harvesting

Gerbera crop harvesting started after 12-14 weeks 

8. Packaging & Grading  

Gerbera flower grade according to its steam length and flower diameter, and packed 300-400 flowers in the box  

9. Marketing  

Hyderabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Pune, and Bangalore are the major markets for the Gerbera flower.