The Basis of Obscure Root Weevil Resistance in Rhododendron--Some Thoughts on the Reasons for Investigating the Resistance of Plants to Insects
Studies were conducted to test the resistance of rhododendron species to foliar feeding by the obscure root weevil. The author discusses the results of the rhododendron study and addresses the importance of studying plants resistance to insects.
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Sept.-Oct.-Nov. 1979 Vol. 3, Issue 5 Pages 24-27
Robert P. Doss USDA-SDA-AR Ornamental Plants Research Laboratory Puyallup, WA 98371