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The herbaceous indicator plants were inoculated as four replications and one control plant for each sample.
asiaticus' multiplied in most of the plants, with a wide range of reactions among the different indicator plants.
The five light penetration values per subplot were averaged to obtain one estimate for the amount of light available to the indicator plants in each experimental subplot at each sampling time.
Indicator plants are useful in attracting pests for early detection.