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Subject: Actionable pathogen interceptions on South African cut flowers at Chicago port of entry.
Date posted: November 21, 2002
Source: PPQ Chicago
Port officers in Chicago have intercepted actionable pathogens on the foliage of cut flowers from South Africa. The pathogens intercepted were Batchelormyces sp. and Elsinoƫ sp. on Protea spp. and Pestalotiopsis sp. on Leucospermum spp. The Leucospermum spp. were shipped as mixed bouquets labeled Magi Mix