NARO Institute of Floricultural Science (NIFS)


NIFS is the only floricultural research institute in Japan which was established by the government.

NIFS promotes the following research projects

  • The development of efficient and coordinated  production technology for chrysanthemums and other popular ornamental plants, by elucidating the system of growth as well as flowering
  • Molecular breeding of ornamental plants
  • Development of quality control technologies for horticultural crops and animal products.

Links to research institutes within NARO

Corporate Number 7050005005207