Dianthus caryophyllus, clove pink or carnation, is a types of Dianthus. It is presumably local to Mediterranean district however its correct range is obscure because of broad development throughout the previous 2,000 years. It is a herbaceous lasting plant developing to 80 cm tall. The leaves are grayish green to green, thin, around 15 cm long. The blossoms are delivered separately or up to five together in a cyme; they are 3– 5 cm measurement, and sweetly scented; the first characteristic bloom shading is brilliant pinkish-purple, however cultivars of different hues, including red, white, yellow and green, have been produced. Some aroma less carnation cultivars are regularly utilized as boutonnieres for men. Carnations require all around depleted, unbiased to somewhat soluble soil, and full sun. Various cultivars have been chosen for cultivate planting. The carnation, when all is said in done, is an emblematic bloom that needs to do with the obligations of warmth. It is an image, additionally, of wellbeing and vitality, alongside interest and love. Carnation is the national bloom of Spain, Monaco, and Slovenia, and the common blossom of the self-sufficient group of the Balearic Islands. The state blossom of Ohio is a red carnation. Carnations don't normally deliver the shade delphinidin, in this way a blue carnation can't happen by characteristic choice or be made by customary plant reproducing. It imparts this trademark to other broadly sold blooms like lilies, roses, chrysanthemums, tulips and gerberas. Carnation is a standout amongst the most critical cut blooms of the world. Carnations are developed in practically every atmosphere. In mild zones for the most part in glasshouses, in sub tropic zones, in plastic and glasshouses and in addition in outdoors and in tropic zones pretty much shaded. Carnation has a place with the family Caryophyllaceae, the sort Dianthus and species caryophyllus.
Carnations are revered for a considerable length of time and have a long history behind them with a few legends marking them as blossoms of god. This industry is ruled by few organizations and there is extreme rivalry. Essentially, carnations are local to Eurasian area. North America and Europe are the two greatest shoppers of carnations attributable to its appeal. In any case, with quick improvement and developing populace the Asia-Pacific should have a colossal potential for the development of carnation deals market. Carnations are brilliant for cut blooms, bedding, pots, outskirts, edging and shake gardens. Because of it's brilliant keeping quality, extensive variety of structures, capacity to withstand long separation transportation and momentous capacity to rehydrate after ceaseless delivery. Carnation is favored by cultivators to rose and chrysanthemums in a few bloom sending out nations.
The global carnation sales market can be segmented on the basis of type, end-use and geography. On the basis of type, the global carnation sales market can be segmented into Large flowered Carnations, Spray Carnations (Mini Carnations) and Dwarf flowered Carnations. On the basis of end-use, the global carnation sales market is credibly segmented into household, commercial, medicinal and others. On account of geographical condition, the global carnation sales market can be segmented into North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Rest of the World.
Some of the key players operating in the global carnation sales market include Heemskerk Flowers, KF Bioplants, JZ Flowers, HIBIYA TRADING Co.,Ltd., Dole Food Company Inc., Dutch Flower Group and Zurel among others.
The global carnation sales market can be segmented
• Large flowered Carnations
• Spray Carnations (Mini Carnations)
• Dwarf flowered Carnations
By End use:
• North america
Rest of the world