[nafex] USA plant import requirements database
Road's End Farm
organic87 at frontiernet.net
Mon Apr 2 09:13:55 EDT 2012
I'll post this also to the farm and fruit groups I sent it to.
On Apr 2, 2012, at 12:25 AM, Fang Liu wrote:
> I hope I’m sending to the right address.
> The link you provided is for importation of plant products such as
> fruits or leaves that are meant for consumption.
> This one is for permit to import live plants for planting.
> The link in the 4th bullet point is especially important as it lists
> the genus of plants that are absolutely restricted and those
> requiring a 2-year post-entry quarantine. Many common ones are on
> the list. Phoenix (date palm) is restricted, and Annonas (cherimoya,
> atemoya, sugar apple) require quarantine.
> Subject: USA plant import requirements database
> From: nafex-request at lists
> Date: 3/29/12 9:01 AM
> From: Road's End Farm <organic87
> Hi all --
> Legality of importing plant material into the USA, and reasons for
> this, have if I remember correctly come up from time to time on these
> lists (apologies for any crossposting).
> I just came across this site which may be useful for determining
> restrictions (if any) on particular plant material and, in at least
> some cases, the reasons why some things are restricted:
> mailto:organic87 at frontiernet.net
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