Ipomoea for northern climates

Kenneth Hixson khixson@nu-world.com
Tue, 27 Dec 2005 14:01:56 PST
>How can I be sure if there are no more beetles?  I'd hate to have these
>sent abroad and introduce an unwanted pest somewhere far away (California,
>Canada, South Africa, etc.).  Any suggestions?

         Have you considered putting the seed in a freezer for a week?
Won't kill eggs, and even some pests can survive freezing, but it does
get rid of a lot of things.  Shouldn't hurt the seeds provided they are
properly dried, even if it doesn't do much good.


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