Tool Cleaning (was Variegation in Anthuriums ? )
- Subject: Tool Cleaning (was Variegation in Anthuriums ? )
- From: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2002 10:48:47 -0600 (CST)
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> I think also that it would be wise for the near future, after
> the plant was destroyed, to dip pruners or any other cutting instruments
> alcohol in between working with each plant.
I was told that alcohol is not enough to kill a virus on cutting
instruments. Bleach would do it, but that is too
hard on the tools. Heat will work, so some bamboo growers use a blowtorch.