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Re: Cult: Sticking Agent

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: Cult: Sticking Agent
  • From: "william b. cook" <billc@atlantic.net>
  • Date: Fri, 20 Feb 1998 17:58:30 -0700 (MST)

> Sorry - but I disagree -- the soap acts as a dispersal agent -- (will
> break up the active ingredients in the mixture)  If you add  oil to the
> mix, along with the soap, you will have a spreader or sticking agent
> which will be dispersed by the soap.
> Rika        Willow Pond Nursery        http://www.willowpondnursery.com

     A product called "Spreader-Sticker" is excellent for this purpose. 
This allows one to get the Iris leaves totally wet when spraying.  The
spray sticks to the foliage instead of running off.

Mark A. Cook
Dunnellon, FL.

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