Teeltadvies Categories: Anthurium cut flowers

Healthy roots are the basis of a healthy plant. It is of the utmost importance to ensure that the root system stays healthy.

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high pressure air humifidication

Why is humidity so important and what are the options for keeping the stomata open?

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March 24th, 2016 by Laetitia de Goeij

IMAC Phalaenopsis ventilator

The greenhouse climate is one of the main (if not the main) growth factor for the plant. Therefore, it is worth optimizing the greenhouse climate to further enhance production.

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IMAC dispenser for disinfecting hands

In the cultivation of Phalaenopsis and Anthurium there are several diseases for which a high hygiëne level is of great importance for prevention. There are several sources of infection and hygiëne measures which are explained in this article.

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Greenhouse chalking

When you consider chalking, it is important to determine which goals you want to achieve, such as: – avoiding an excessive greenhouse temperature; – avoiding the entrance of too much light (caused by insufficient sun shading); – preventing uneven light distribution, the so-called ‘light strips’. Greenhouse temperature Temperature peaks occur due to a lack of […]

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IMAC Allowing more light into the greenhouse

Before more light is allowed into the greenhouse, it is useful to first bear in mind the preliminary conditions that have been established. In this article the four main preconditions are described and some cultivation-oriented recommendations are given.

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During Anthurium and Phalaenopsis cultivation, one to three screens are mainly used. The number of screens depends on the location of the nursery and the type of greenhouse.

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Harmonica canvas in phalaenopsis cultivation

Fire safety requirements for companies are becoming more and more stringent. This also applies to screens. In the coming years, several screens will need to be replaced in the Netherlands to comply with the new fire safety regulations by 2017.

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Several years ago, the 15 cm pot (Ø) emerged in addition to the familiar 12 cm size. At present, though, the smaller pot sizes like the 9 cm pot (Ø) and the 6 cm pot (Ø) are becoming more popular.

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