Scope and Importance of ornamental plants
1. Perfume industry:
The cultivation of rose and jasmine are in perfumery industry. Their need in perfumery trade in the cosmetic market as well as in the food industry is continuously growing.
2. Cut flower:
However several improved cultivars have developed in Rose, Gladiolus, Chrysanthemum point of view. The demand for cut flower particularly is increasing in the developed countries. For sample, Germany which is the biggest consumer and importer of cut flower.
3. Proper use of waste land
In our country around our houses, colleges, road etc. there are considerable area of waste land, these lands are suitable to make ornamental plants if we take a little care, there is a great scope to make this garden.
4. Earn foreign currency:
In many countries of the world flowers are grown for lacking of proper atmospheric condition. So satisfying our domestic demand we have a great scope of exporting flowers to these countries. Thus we may earn foreign currency.
5. Solution to unemployment problem:
Comparatively more worker are required in the ornamental plant production. So there creates a scope of utilizing excess labor that may lead to our unemployment problem.
6. Growth and development of new industry:
Many flowers are seasonal, so all of the flowers are not found throughout the year. Therefore to make available all sorts of flower throughout the year, flower processing industry are developed in advanced countries. Recently on our country processing flower is getting motion.
It makes our mind fresh after day’s hard work and gives pleasure to our mind.
Ornamental plants are used as the decoration materials in birthday, marriage, ceremony, reception, get together and as well as fare well.
Ornamental plants increase the beauty of home, office, garden and many other institutions.
Comparatively more workers are required in the ornamental plant production. So there creates a scope of utilization of excess labor.
We can earn a lot of foreign exchange by exporting ornamental plants, flowers etc. to the developed countries.
Marigold flower is processed to use as a feed for poultry birds.
Flowers are normal. So all types of flowers are not available throughout the year. Therefore to make available sots of flower throughout the year. Flower processing industry are developed in advanced country. Recently in our country the attempts of processing flowers in getting motion.
Ornamental flowers are used in cosmetic, perfume and sent industry as well as the food industry.
The people who are associated with ornamental plant production is different industry and nursery can lead a better life.
Ornamental plant plays an important role in the commercial purpose world – wide.
Ornamental plants are as exporting to the foreign country can help as economic development of the country.
Ornamental plant parts such as – root, leaf, seed etc. are used in the medicinal purpose.
Furniture may be made from different ornamental plants.
14. Environmental importance:
They play an important role in improving environment. Some ornamental trees have formed to be useful preventing air pollution. They also provide shade and create better micro-climate.
Rose, orchid, gladiolus, tube rose recently in our country. The attempt of processing flowers is getting motion.
It is important because, they supply the fuel wood in our rural people.
17. Ornamental plants are also used to soil conservation and as well as naming of a people