Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, August 12th, 2001
This embargo only affects importation of Dracaena shipments in standing water; shipments of Dracaena in dry containers are not affected by this embargo.
The Los Angeles, California, district office of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) notified CDC that it had identified maritime cargo containers of "lucky bamboo" (Dracaena spp.), an ornamental plant, that were infested with...
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