Share this entry

Share this page

lime sulphur

Saltos de línea: lime sul|phur
(also lime sulfur)

Definición de lime sulphur en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
An insecticide and fungicide containing calcium polysulphides, made by boiling lime and sulphur in water.
Example sentences
  • Next spring, before new growth starts, spray the plant with copper fungicide or lime sulfur as a preventative.
  • To control peach blight and peach leaf curl, spray with lime sulfur mixed with dormant oil after leaves have dropped; repeat in January or early February.
  • You should begin by applying a fungicide product containing Bacillus subtilis, jojoba oil, sulfur or lime sulfur when the initial white patches are observed.

Definición de lime sulphur en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día vigesimal
Pronunciación: vɪˈdʒɛsɪm(ə)l
adjective
relating to or based on the number twenty