Arisaema tubers with friend

John Lonsdale
Mon, 17 Mar 2003 04:10:23 PST
> It doesn't appear that the root mealy bugs affected
> anything else  Are they host specific to arisaemas?

No !

You can find them on Narcissus, Juno iris, Leucojum, Tecophilea, Scilla.
Keep them too hot and dry in the summer and you will certainly find them -
unless you use a prophylactic like Marathon.

I got them on some freshly imported bulbs a couple of years ago and got rid
of them very quickly.


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