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PRUNING COMPOUND

Description

Pruning Compound is a mineral filled emulsion of a refined grade of bitumen which contains rubber latex. It requires no heating and the contents need only be stirred with a flat paddle if kept in stock for a long time.

Pruning Compound is specially prepared as a wound protectant for use in pruning of fruit trees, shade trees, roses and shrubs. Pruning Compound protects against dieback due to the following:

Decidious fruits Soft-wood rot (Polyporus hirsutus, P. Versicolor, P. adjustus). Silverlead (Stereum purpureum). Bacterial canker (Pseudomonas syringae). Eutype dieback in apricots.
VinesDying-arm disease (tandpyn).
RosesStem canker and dieback
ShrubsStemrot and dieback
TreesStemrot (Polyporus sulphureus ) in oaks and other trees.

Pruning Compound also shows good effect against bacterial spot (Xanthomonas pruni).

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GRAFTING COMPOUND

Description

Grafting Paste is a mineral filled emulsion of a refined grade of bitumen which contains rubber latex. It requires no heating and the contents need only be stirred with a flat paddle if kept in stock for a long time.


Special Charecteristics

Grafting Paste contains rubber latex which imparts considerable elasticity to the dried film. This compound is scientifically formulated for easy application, resulting in a tough, flexible, highly waterproof seal.



GraftSeal Grafting Wax

Grafting wax for the promotion of callus formation and the development of sound disease-free grafts in grapevines. Registered with the Department of Agriculture as an agricultural remedy. Registration No. L 6489.

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