or lime sulphur
Origin of lime sulfur
Examples from the Web for lime sulfur
Lime-sulfur wash consists of a mixture, boiled one hour, of 40 pounds of lime and 80 pounds of sulfur, in 50 gallons of water.
Lime-sulfur wash is an excellent material to use against sucking insects, such as the San José scale and other armored scales.
The standard solutions for this purpose are kerosene emulsion, soap and water, tobacco extract, or lime-sulfur wash.