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Susceptibility of Lantana cultivars to Orthezia insignis
Author(s): T. K. Broschat, T. J. Weissling
Journal Link: http://horttech.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Article Topic(s): Disturbance,Rare plants
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Lantana depressa (Pineland trailing lantana),
AbstractEvaluates the susceptibility of 40 Lantana taxa to the greenhouse orthezia (Orthezia insignis), a serious and wide-spread pest of cultivated lantanas. Forty species and cultivars of lantanas were screened The rare Florida native Lantana depressa was highly susceptible to infestation while the non-native L. camara was the least susceptible.
Suggested CitationT. K. Broschat, and T. J. Weissling. "Susceptibility of Lantana cultivars to Orthezia insignis." Horttechnology 11.3 (2001): 460-462.
Article LinksISSN: 1063-0198