Plant Growth Regulator/Agrochemical
Mode of Action
Promotes elongation and formation of roots, and acts as a growth inhibitor at
Physical and chemical properties
Appearance: off-white to white powder
Molecular weight: 186.21
M.P.: 134-135 Degree C
Loss on drying: 0.3%max
Residues after ignition: 0.1%max;
1)To stimulate root formation in cuttings of woody and herbaceous plants,
2)To prevent premature flower and fruit drop in apples, pears, grapes, guavas,
mangoes, water melons, pawpaws, citrus fruits, aubergines, cucumbers,
cotton, soya beans, etc.
3)To improve setting in fruit.
4) a fruit thinning agent in apple, pears, olives, citrus and other fruit.
5)to induce flowering in pineapples
Practically insoluble in water,Readily soluble in acetone,carbon disulfide,
ethanol,isopropanol.Slightly soluble in kerosene,diesel oil.
Stored in a cool and dry well-closed container kept away from moisture and strong light or high temperature.
Two years under well Storage situation and stored away from direct sun light.