.02 Conditions of Movement into Maryland.

A. Any of the regulated articles, free from soil or in soil freed from plant pests by methods acceptable to the certifying agency, may be moved into Maryland when accompanied by an official inspection certificate of the state of origin. The certificate shall establish that the plants were grown under, and meet the requirements of, an official plant certification program of the state of origin and that the plants were certified to be free of plant pests based on an inspection made not more than 3 days before shipment or removal from the soil.

B. The official inspection certificate shall be attached to each crate, basket, or other container.

C. Each crate, basket, or other container of plants shall be labeled individually as to variety and number of transplants.