MICE: In Greenhouses

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by Robert M. [Bert] Hamilton (Compiler)

Originally published in The Orchid Doctor in 1980 and 1988

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They eat the pollen and cause flowers to change color; they eat pollen sacs of cymbidiums and sometimes parts of the flowers; they also eat pollen of cattleyas and phalaenopsis; control them with baited traps. OD67-144; OD73-160; OR74-227
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