Weevils in nurseries and floriculture: fact sheet

Weevils feed on roots and can stunt the growth of, or kill, young plants. Feeding by adult weevils causes aesthetic damage to ornamental crops.

This fact sheet focuses on weevils in nursery and floriculture cops and provides information on identification, monitoring and management.

It includes information about seasonal management, as well as how to distinguish between different species of weevils.

This resource was developed as part of a fact sheet series, following a process to inventory, analyze and prioritize pest threats for agriculture in the Fraser Valley.

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Fact Sheet - Weevils in Nursery and Floriculture - 2018

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