The weeding of Ambrosia artemisiifolia and sanitary risks.


Ambrosia artemisiifolia is a potentially allergenic annual herbaceous plant coming from North America and widespread in Italy, where it can be easily seen since May-April. Its pollination is mainly windborne and each plant is able to produce billions of pollen grains. The pollen peaks are in the hottest days in the absence of rain and wind. In susceptible… (More)


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@article{Zicari2013TheWO, title={The weeding of Ambrosia artemisiifolia and sanitary risks.}, author={Giuseppe Zicari and Vincenzo Soardo and Daniela Rivetti and Elena Cerrato and Domenico Russo}, journal={Igiene e sanita pubblica}, year={2013}, volume={69 3}, pages={341-7} }