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Re: CULT: Pre-germinant weed control

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: CULT: Pre-germinant weed control
  • From: Rick Tasco/Roger Duncan <randrcv@sierratel.com>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Sep 1997 22:54:53 -0600 (MDT)

J. Griffin Crump wrote:
> I'd still like to hear from anyone who knows of the effects on
> newly-planted adult irises of Barricade, Snapshot and Gallery.


Sorry I can't speak about the above but I do swear by Surflan.  The
label states that the plants should get rooted first before applying,
but I do know some growers that spray right after planting.  For me I
apply in the fall after the plants put down roots (I get winter weeds)
and it nary lets any germinate.  Lasts a year for me and perhaps longer
if I didn't replant each year.   

Rick Tasco
Superstition Iris Garden
Central California
Zone 8

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