Dept of Floriculture and Landscape Architecture

Dept of Floriculture and Landscape Architecture

Floriculture and Landscape Architecture is come into existence from August 2017 at Pt. KLS. College of Horticulture and Research Station, Rajnandgaon. Department is actively engaged in research on collection, maintenance and evaluation of germplasm of flowers, and ornamental plants. Special emphasis is being laid on cultivation of ornamentals, seed and bulb production work, management of diseases of ornamental plants, production of disease free planting material and post-harvest handling. The department also evaluates different plant materials for their use in landscaping. The department offers courses in Floriculture and Landscaping to undergraduate and postgraduate (M. Sc.) students. Different aspects like introductory floriculture and landscaping, commercial floriculture, nursery production and management, breeding of ornamental plants, post- harvest handling, landscape design, landscape planting material, etc. are covered in the curriculum. Main aim of department is to collection and development of different flower and ornamental species, promote flower production and development of landscape skills among students and regional farmers.

Thrust Area

  • Introduction of germplasm of ornamental plants; trees, shrubs, climbers etc.
  • Open and Protected cultivation of flowers.
  • Standardization of agro-techniques of flower production.
  • Genetic enhancement and development of new varieties of ornamentals.
  • Post – harvest management of fresh and dry flowers.
  • Disease management in ornamentals.
  • Evaluation and propagation of plant material for landscape use.

 

POSTGRADUATE COURSES (M. Sc. Floriculture and Landscape Architecture)

 

Course No. Credit hrs Title of the course  
FLA- 501 2+1 Production Technology of Cut Flowers Neelima Netam
FLA- 502 2+1 Breeding of Flower Crops and Ornamental Plants Toran Lal Sahu
FLA- 503 2+1 Landscaping and Ornamental Gardening Toran Lal Sahu

Neelima Netam

FLA- 504 1+1 Value Addition in Flowers Neelima Netam
FLA -505 2+1 Protected Floriculture Toran Lal Sahu
FLA -506 2+1 Production Technology of Loose Flowers R. M. Yadav

 Neelima Netam

FLA – 507 2+1 Turfing and turf Management Toran Lal Sahu
FLA- 591 0+1 Master’s Seminar Toran Lal Sahu

Neelima Netam