What are Dormant Oil Sprays and how to use them?
Dormant Oil, which is typically petroleum or vegetable oil, is used to create a gardening and tree spray. Dormant oil spray is a onetime preventative method which helps to protect bushes and trees. Most known for protecting fruit trees from overwintering pests, larvae and eggs. In which, improves success with controlling pests during the growing season. The oil spray penetrates into the surface of the insect’s hard outer shell, and suffocates it by not allowing any oxygen to get through. So after using the spray, this should kеер diѕеаѕе аt bay аnd kill оff bugѕ thаt thrеаtеn crops, and yards.
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