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Re: CULT:Herbicides


It really isn't too good to be true. Stinger is effective on most broadleaf
yet does not harm irises, daylilies, or peonies. It is particularly
effective on
thistle, dandelions and clover-- I have actually sprayed Stinger and within
2 hours the clover and dandelions are starting to noticeably  droop.
needs to be sprayed on actively growing weeds for the best results. Thistle
much more susceptible while still small rosettes. The younger the weeds the
the results. If you can find Stinger, you will want to buy it in quarts. A
little goes a
lomg way--1/4 to 1/2 oz. per gallon will spray a lot of weeds. It's good
that it only
takes a little too, because Stinger costs around 140$ per quart. We use it
conjunction with Surflan, a pre-emergent.

John Bruce
Hidden Acres Iris Gardens
SW Ohio
----- Original Message ----- 
From: <Autmirislvr@aol.com>
> I've been told Stinger is a broadleaf herbicide that can be sprayed over
> irises without hurting them.  It really seems too good to be true.
> I've tried to find information on Stinger on the Internet and came up with
> document (for chemicals) that has to be downloaded, and then needs a code
> open.  (I don't have the code!)
> So, fellow irisarians,have you used Stinger?   What your opinion on it's
> effectiveness?  Does it harm irises? Does it harm people?
> Reply off list if you prefer.
> Betty W. in South-central KY Zone 6

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