How to use copper sulfate in the garden
To date, we can state the fact that copper sulphate is rarely used in processing the trees in the garden and plants in the garden. The fact that there are drugs that are advertised as more effective than the sulphate. In fact, it is not necessary to trust advertising. All chemical substances sold in the stores is really killing the pests. However, in contrast to the copper sulfate they are deposited in the soil. Subsequently, the whole chemistry through the fruit enters the human body. Therefore, more and more again you can see how gardeners are trying to apply «old-fashioned» ways.
What process the trees and bushes with copper sulfate
Treating trees and shrubs you need to plant is not sick, is not collected on a fungus. Reliable care guarantees quality and rich harvest. The most common antifungal drug is copper sulphate. Ecology from its use does not suffer. However, practice shows that the substance allows you to actively control pests of trees and shrubs.
For horticulture sulfate is used as a means of pest control, fungi on plants, as well as disease prevention.
Used copper sulfate in early spring or in late autumn, when the vegetative period of a plant ends or has not yet begun. You can use copper sulfate when very surprised pests.
Preparation of copper sulfate for spraying
The treatment solution is prepared before use. Used only a plastic or glass container. A solution is prepared of 1 or 3 percent. The force solution was feasible, it is necessary to dilute the powder with warm water, and then dilute with cold water.
Preparation of Bordeaux mixture for the garden
A mixture of copper sulphate and lime called Bordeaux liquid. In order to prepare it, you need to:
- ten liters of water take 100 grams of copper sulfate and the same amount of slaked lime.
It is important to very carefully handle the plant, as this may cause burns even the weakest solution. Copper sulphate is a poison often used not suggest. Important and protect yourself from it.