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Spectracide 13 oz. Ready-to-Use Pruning Seal Aerosol Spray
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Spectracide

13 oz. Ready-to-Use Pruning Seal Aerosol Spray

  • Protects trees and shrub limbs from plant disease after pruning
  • Use to waterproof clay pots, wooden planters and gutters
  • Multiple outdoor uses
$5.74 /each

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The Spectracide 13 oz. Ready-to-Use Pruning Seal is a flexible sealant with multiple outdoor uses. It protects trees and shrubs from diseases that can enter through pruned areas. You can also use it to seal clay pots, wooden planters, rain gutters and even small sections of an asphalt driveway.

  • Protects trees and shrubs from disease and insect damage after pruning
  • Waterproofs clay pots to eliminate mineral stains
  • Seals rain gutters and small sections of asphalt driveway
  • Coats the underside of a lawn mower deck to protect against debris damage
  • Comes in an easy-to-use spray can
  • Creates a flexible seal that won't crack

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is spectracide pruning seal ok for large area of bark split at bottom of tree? want to seal with something before wrapping.

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Rutledge
May 23, 2013
two young trees have fairly large amount of bark splitting at bottom. I was told to use a spray 'sealer' for trees and wrap. is this the right product for that?
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August 19, 2016
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All I can say is, I have used the pruning sealant to cover severely damaged areas, and it has worked for me. I can not attest to the wrapping. Always double check the directions on the label.
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July 20, 2014
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I used it on lawn mower blade damage on a birch tree and it covered well.
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Louisville, CO, USA
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June 14, 2014
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This product will work for sealing the crack.
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June 10, 2014
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Had same problem. I used foam wood filler and then applied the sealer.
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April 9, 2014
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Yes, this should work fine. Just watch for overspray and where the wind is coming from, so you don't get it on yourself.
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May 23, 2013
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Sure, you can use Spectracide Pruning Seal in the way you described.
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Can this be used for roof leak?

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Detroit, Mi.
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October 7, 2016
Actually a Home Depot worker told me it works as good if not better than rubberized spray intended for roofs. Thicker and obviously cheaper as well. I'm just wondering if anybody has used this for roof.
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October 7, 2016
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Hi Linda. We don't recommend it as a long-term solution for a leaking roof.
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Linda, I would most certainly stay clear of the HD worker who made that claim. Their comparison is more like comparing figs to grapefruit. The Pruning Seal you have in question is a great product for what it was designed for, but for use on your roof was not one of them. If you would spray a coat (or two) on any flat surface, leaving it in the weather for a while, I am confident, it will sooner than Read More
Linda, I would most certainly stay clear of the HD worker who made that claim. Their comparison is more like comparing figs to grapefruit. The Pruning Seal you have in question is a great product for what it was designed for, but for use on your roof was not one of them. If you would spray a coat (or two) on any flat surface, leaving it in the weather for a while, I am confident, it will sooner than later start cracking, separating, and spreading. This will leave you in a dried mess. I suggest you return it, or go cut and seal some limbs. Read Less
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October 7, 2016
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No, this product is not designed for roofing purposes.
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On young trees experiencing rapid growth from fertilizer, would it be recommended to use this on the trunk of the tree

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September 25, 2016
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Hi Tim. You can use this product on your pecan tree to protect pruned areas from insect and disease damage. There are no precautions against using on actively growing trees.
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August 19, 2016
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I do think first try a little worked well on Deer Eaton trunk on ornamental tree we have need to applier every year keeps deer away good
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I am not sure I understand your question, but assuming you are considering applying the pruning sealant to one or more freshly cut limbs on any size tree or bush, I would say yes. Keep in mind all you are doing is trying to keep unwanted ants, worms, beetles, etc. from going past the bark and damaging your tree. Still, it is best to first read then follow the directions on the label. Good luck with your Read More
I am not sure I understand your question, but assuming you are considering applying the pruning sealant to one or more freshly cut limbs on any size tree or bush, I would say yes. Keep in mind all you are doing is trying to keep unwanted ants, worms, beetles, etc. from going past the bark and damaging your tree. Still, it is best to first read then follow the directions on the label. Good luck with your young trees!
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stop new growth

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we have a tree that we have to continue to cut back. If we cut off a branch and spray on end will it stop new growth from the cut branch end?
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I don't recall seeing new growth appear where a cut has been properly sealed. Now a fourth inch back, well, that may be debatable. I would recommend giving it a try.
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August 11, 2015
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no, I tried.
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August 11, 2015
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No, it won't stop new growth, just seal the cut area from insect and disease damage.
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Rated 4.3 out of 5 by 88 reviewers.
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Splatter Ahead! I just applied this product to some trees that I pruned, so it is too early to determine how effective it will be over time at protecting them. However, the product dispenses from the can with a great deal of "spitting" and "splattering," so I essentially ruined a work shirt in the process of applying it. The directions on the can instruct the user to apply it close-up (6 - 9 inches) and in short bursts, so it's not surprising that the gooey liquid caused a lot of spray back.The product instructions mention the possibility of dripping -- I'll say! Unless you're prepared to wear a hazmat-style gear, or to don a paint suit, you may do better to find an alternative product. October 4, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Does the Job but This Pruning Seal does the job but as another review stated it's kind of thick. Sealers I've used in the past have been more like spray paint. This product has the consistency of a thin glue. It did the job but I would advise you wear gloves and have on old clothing. June 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great product. Applies a nice, thick coat of protectant quickly and easily. Highly recommended! October 26, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Easy to use. Covers exposed tree parts. Follow directions to use in small spirts not continual spray. Work top down October 25, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Tree Medicine This product is very easy to use compared to types that have to be brushed on. Very handy for small scale spot treatment if trimmed limbs September 27, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Sealer Seals the trees after cutting. Works great to prevent oak wilt. September 27, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Good Product Product worked as advertised...................... September 13, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Good stuff Easy to use!!!! Stays on right price so simple .... September 28, 2016
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