Quote Originally Posted by Xervous View Post
Is there any history of blights afflicting the plant, or has the constant tending weeded out the afflicted plants and kept the impact small?
This. We've seen monocultures before, especially in Ireland, right before the Potato blight. It was not a pretty sight.

If a newborn parasite, newborn locust swarm, or god forbid, a highly effective and contagious disease were to hit them, how bad would it be?