antitranspirant


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antitranspirant

(ˌæntɪˈtrænspɪrənt)
n
(Botany) any substance that decreases transpiration and, usually, photosynthesis
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To protect a plant in winter with an antitranspirant, spray the leaves in late fall and then again toward the end of winter.
Gaballah, "Response of Canola Plants to Antitranspirant Levels and Limited Irrigation " American-Eurasian Journal Of Sustainable Agriculture ISSN: 1995-0748, EISSN: 1998-1074, 9(4): 83-87.
Spray untreated greens with an antitranspirant (also available at nurseries) to delay drying.
Fresh flowers and foliage must be conditioned, wired, and taped, and occasionally sprayed with paint or an antitranspirant.
The objective of present work was investigation of the effect of the growth regulators (cycocel), antitranspirant (castor oil) and two bio stimulant (masraiz and several-nk) on yield and seed quality of soybean under different irrigation regimes.
The use of an antitranspirant may also reduce water loss from plants and thereby reduce the effects of windburn.
Spray the foliage with an antitranspirant (available at nurseries).
An antitranspirant for fresh flowers (keeps flowers fresher longer) or a finishing spray or dip for dried flowers (keeps flowers intact).
The antitranspirant effect of acetylsalicylic acid on Phaseolus vulgaris.
As soon as you get the greenery home, spray it with an antitranspirant, available at most nurseries.
antitranspirant A liquid sprayed on plants to reduce water loss through transpiration.