Tissue Culture

Tissue Culture

Tissue Culture is a propagation technique by using a plant part in a test tube under very controlled and hygienic condition to get disease free and true to type plant.

Benefits of using tissue culture plants

  • Produce disease free plants.
  • Early harvesting of crop (within 12 month in banana).
  • Availability of uniform sized plant which increase yield and easy for management.
  • Maximum plants (95-98 %) bear bunch.
  • Year round plantation is possible as seedlings are available throughout the year.

Available Plants

Nepal drip irrigation is currently supplying tissue cultured saplings for the following crops;