First report of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne hapla parasiti

henry_kuskaMay 31, 2014

Considering importing roses? Something to be aware of.

"Meloidogyne hapla is one of the most damaging plant-parasitic nematodes in temperate regions. This nematode has a wide host range with more than 500 plant taxa including roses."

See:

http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/doi/abs/10.1094/PDIS-04-14-0383-PDN

Here is a link that might be useful: link for above

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Kippy(SoCal zone 10. Sunset Zone 24)

Wouldn't that be part of what they quarantine hold and inspect for.

    Bookmark   May 31, 2014 at 8:48PM
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