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Susceptibility of Lantana cultivars to Orthezia insignis

Author(s): T. K. Broschat, T. J. Weissling

Year: 2001

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Volume: 11
Issue: 3
Pages: 460-462

Article Topic(s): Disturbance,Rare plants
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse

Species Referenced: Lantana depressa (Pineland trailing lantana),


Evaluates 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.

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T. K. Broschat, and T. J. Weissling. "Susceptibility of Lantana cultivars to Orthezia insignis." Horttechnology 11.3 (2001): 460-462.

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ISSN: 1063-0198

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