GREENHOUSE FLORAL AND FOLIAGE PLANT CROPS - ORCHIDS, ETC. - MEALYBUG, ETC.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

FOLIAGE PLANTS, ORCHIDS, ANTHURIUM, CACTI, POINSETTIA

As the insects begin to appear. A repeat application, at a 2 week interval, may be necessary for control of mealybugs and whiteflies.

Apply the specified amount of ACEPHATE 90 SP in 100 gals water with a hydraulic sprayer as a full coverage spray. The addition of a wetting agent may be required on difficult to wet foliage.

Caution: Phytotoxicity has occurred on the following foliage plants: Bletchum gibbum, Cissus antarctica, Ficus triangularis, Fittonia verschaffeltii, Maranta leuconeura kerchoveana, Pachystachya lutea, Plectranthus australis, Polypodium aureus, Polystichum, Pteris ensiformis, Tolmiea menziesii. Before treating large plantings spray only a few plants and observe 2 weeks for varietal phytotoxicity. Applications of ACEPHATE 90 SP on Poinsettas after bract formation may result in phytotoxicity on certain varieties.

Method
Restricted Entry Interval

24 hours