Daniel Feldman http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/132/all en Weevil is as Weevil Does: Total Agave Meltdown http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/weevil-weevil-does-total-agave-meltdown <p>I don't know about you, but I'm not freaking out about the end of the world on December 21. Though, I can tell you "who" should be <span>– </span>those agave plants, that's who! So much so, that if I was magically turned into an agave plant tomorrow, I'd totally start partying it up in preparation for total meltdown. Seriously though, agave meltdown is no joke. It's a very real disease that is highly lethal to agave plants and we've just discovered it in the Museum's garden!</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/weevil-weevil-does-total-agave-meltdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/weevil-weevil-does-total-agave-meltdown#comments agave Agave americana agave meltdown agave snout beetle Daniel Feldman Richard Hayden Scyphophorus acupunctatus Blog Thu, 13 Dec 2012 08:51:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 709 at http://www.nhm.org/nature