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ANTI-TRANSPIRANTS: Use After Repotting

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by Robert M. Hamilton (Compiler)

Originally published in The Orchid Doctor in 1980 and 1988

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Apply Wilt-Pruf, Folicote or similar product to prevent loss of moisture from plants, avoid getting any on the roots, be sure to coat undersides of leaves also; apply with small brush or spray. OIE86Jan-18
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ANTI-TRANSPIRANTS: For Saving Divisions of Plants If they have no roots, apply a dessicant such as Wilt-Pruf, Vapor Guard, NuFilm 17, Folicote, Cloud Cover, all water-soluble, biodegradable polyethylenes which when applied to pseudobulbs, etc., prevent water loss, wind burn; do not apply to root stubs. OIE87Nov-7;-88Dec.-3 0
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