Activities List

Turnkey cut-flower projects

Tailored Hi-tech designs for: Cut roses, Cut-chrysanthemums, Lilies and other cut-flowers according to region, Climate conditions and project objectives

Turnkey vegetable projects

Astral International design, procure, install and commission protected greenhouse projects of tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet pepper, fancy lettuce, strawberries and cantaloupes. Outdoors drip projects for various vegetable crops, designed and installed with weed control embossed mulching – pest protection screens and pollination by bees.

Turnkey Banana Projects

Astral designs and initate modern banana plantations from land reclamation to irrigation installation planted with tissue culture virus free Mediteranean and equatorial varieties (Grand Naine, Williams, Bio I & Bio II ) grown at Astral nurseries. Clones and selections are continuously up-graded and supplied to our growers for betteryields and aximum resistance to diseases. Ask for free consultancy on variety selection

Soilless Culture projects

Started in volcano pebble culture in 1978, Astral Int'l introduced many advanced and economic soilless growing systems; in Hydroponics, Growing media and substrates:-

(This makes Astral among the first to start Hydroponics plantation commercial systems in Lebanon and the Gulf Area).

  • The HYDROSTRAL ®NFT 250 for fancy lettuce (Hydroponics plantation system, NFT, Water Media) 
  • The HYDROSTRAL ®NFT 150 for Basil & herbal salads (Hydroponics plantation system, NFT, Water Media) 
  • The HYDROSTRAL ®STW for roses (Hydroponics plantation system, in ROCKWOOL) 
  • The HYDROSTRAL ® PERLITE – (Hydroponics plantation system, A SUBSTRATE for different types of cutflowers).