TITLE

Texas advises public to watch for chilli thrips

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Garden Center Magazine;Mar2008, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information from the Texas Cooperative Extension about the chilli thrips (Scirtothhrips dorsalis), and warns gardeners in the southern United States to be aware of the danger of the pest. It is reported that the pest attacks plants from 40 plant families including begonia, herbs and roses. No pesticides have been found to give long-term preventative control.
ACCESSION #
29990715

 

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