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Ranunculus F1 Original Mix (Garden Festival)

Rs. 180.00

Ranunculus, also known as Persian buttercup, is a cool-season flower crop that is grown for its bright and colorful flowers. Here are some tips for the care and management of Ranunculus crops:

  1. Soil preparation: Ranunculus prefers well-draining soil with a pH level between 6.0 and 7.0. Prepare the soil by adding organic matter such as compost or well-rotted manure to improve soil fertility and drainage.

  2. Planting: Ranunculus can be grown from corms, which are small bulbs. Plant the corms in the fall or early winter, about 2 to 3 inches deep and 4 to 6 inches apart. Water the soil after planting.

  3. Watering: Ranunculus requires regular watering, especially during the growing season. Water the plants deeply once a week, or more often if the soil is dry.

  4. Fertilizing: Ranunculus requires a balanced fertilizer to promote growth and flowering. Apply a slow-release fertilizer or a liquid fertilizer every 2 to 3 weeks during the growing season.

  5. Pest and disease management: Ranunculus are relatively pest and disease resistant, but they can be susceptible to snails and slugs. To manage these pests, use a bait or trap to attract and kill them. To prevent fungal diseases, avoid overhead watering and maintain good air circulation around the plants.

  6. Staking: Ranunculus stems can be delicate and may require staking to prevent them from falling over. Install stakes or a trellis early in the growing season to provide support for the plants.

  7. Harvesting: Ranunculus flowers are ready for harvest when the buds have opened fully. Cut the stems at an angle and place them in a bucket of water. Remove any leaves that will be below the water line in the vase.

By following these crop management practices, you can ensure that your Ranunculus crop grows and produces beautiful flowers.