Cameraria gaultheriella

Cameraria gaultheriella

Observation - Cameraria gaultheriella. Description: Leaf mine of Cameraria gaultheria in Gaultheria shallon. The leaf was part of a bunch of flowers bought in Cheltenham, Glos., and came via a Dutch wholesaler, probably originally from the NW Pacific region of N America. Florists know the plant as salal

Leaf mine of Cameraria gaultheria in Gaultheria shallon. The leaf was part of a bunch of flowers bought in Cheltenham, Glos., and came via a Dutch wholesaler, probably originally from the NW Pacific region of N America. Florists know the plant as salal or shallon and it is widely used for winter "greenery".