Wilt-Pruf is an anti-transpirant product designed to protect plants from moisture loss through their foliage. Wilt-Pruf works by forming a clear, protective coating on foliage that helps plants to retain moisture. The coating is flexible and does not interfere with plant growth. Furthermore, WiltPruf is organic, non-toxic and biodegradeable , making it safe and favorable to use in many applications. It protects plants are under water stress due to winter kill, windburn, drought and transplant shock.
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Much of the damage to trees and shrubs, notably evergreens goes on "behind the scenes". One of the main dangers is from wind burning. When moisture is not available(when the ground is frozen for example), leaves and stems continue to transpire, taking moisture from living cells. What happens is desiccation or drying out, resulting in browning or actual killing of leaves and stems. Winter protection with Wilt Pruf can save the life of your shrub.