ORNAMENTALS AND GROUNDCOVERS - OLIVE

General Information

USE PRECAUTIONS AND RESTRICTIONS

- Do not apply this product in a way that will contact workers or other persons, either directly or through drift. Only protected handlers may he in the area during application.

- Do not enter or allow others to enter until sprays have dried.

Embark 2-S Plant Growth Regulator (PGR) may be applied to various species of turfgrass, ground covers, ornamental shrubs and trees in public, commercial, or industrial areas for reducing the frequency of mowing and trimming.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

ORNAMENTALS AND GROUNDCOVERS

USE SITES:

Embark 2-S PGR may be applied to specified ornamentals and groundcovers in commercial and public areas including:

- COMMERCIAL-INDUSTRIAL AREAS: Highway rights-of-way, utility rights-of-way, buildings, industrial parks, tank farms, airports.

- PUBLIC AREAS: Schools, libraries, hospitals, cemeteries, golf courses, parks, roads, walkways, condominiums, office and apartment complexes.

LIMITATIONS:

- Do not apply to plants that are stressed, diseased, or otherwise unhealthy.

- Do not apply to plants grown in containers.

- Before using Embark 2-S PGR on ornamentals, thoroughly clean spray tank to remove any broadleaf herbicide that may be present.

- This product is intended to eliminate undesired (nuisance) fruit on ornamental olive trees, and this product is not intended for fresh fruit (olive) production.

- Do not contaminate food or feed.

- Do not feed clippings to livestock. Do not graze livestock in treated areas.

- Keep out of lakes, streams, and ponds.

IRRIGATION AND RAINFALL:

Optimum results may not be obtained if rainfall or overhead irrigation occurs within 8 hours following application. Do not contaminate water intended for irrigation or domestic purposes. Do not apply through any type of irrigation system. To prevent product run-off, do not apply when raining or when rain is expected within 8 hours. Do not irrigate for 8 hours after application.

APPLICATION RATES FOR ORNAMENTALS AND GROUNDCOVERS:

Embark 2-S PGR applied as a full cover spray to specified ornamental shrubs, hedges, trees and groundcovers reduces trimming and pruning for up to 8 weeks.

Remarks: For fruit suppression of olive trees, apply Embark 2-S PGR as a full cover spray at prebloom (tight bud stage) through the 5% bloom stage.

- Embark 2-S PGR will reduce or eliminate undesirable fruit from olive trees. Two foliar applications are recommended during the prebloom or tight bud stage through the 5% bloom stage of the trees. Mix 1 pint of product per 100 gallons of water per application. The interval between the first and the second applications (± 2 weeks) may vary between seasons and will be determined by the local environmental conditions. Full cover sprays are required, and all surfaces of the leaves and flower buds should be sprayed to the drip point. Flowers that have pollinated will set fruit. Spray volumes will depend on tree size. Generally, trees 20 to 30 ft. in height may require 10 to 15 gallons of spray solution per tree.

- This product is intended to eliminate undesired (nuisance) fruit on ornamental olive trees, and this product is not intended for fresh fruit (olive) production.

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