COMMERCIAL GREENHOUSE FLORAL AND FOLIAGE PLANT CROPS - FOLIAGE PLANTS, ETC. - MEALYBUG, ETC.

General Information

USE RESTRICTIONS

Not for indoor residential use. For greenhouse use, use is limited to commercial greenhouses for use on tobacco floatbed application, ornamental, floral, and foliage plants.

For use on turf, use limited to sod farms and golf courses. Aerial application to turf is prohibited.

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

For any requirements specific to your State or tribe, consult the Agency responsible for pesticide regulation.

Do not apply with low pressure handwand except when used on ornamental trees, shrubs and floral plants grown for non-agricultural or non-commercial use.

Refer in the label for tank mix information.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

COMMERCIAL GREENHOUSE FLORAL AND FOLIAGE PLANT CROPS

USE RESTRICTIONS

Do not apply more than 0.83 lbs. a.i. (13.3 oz. product) per acre per 100 gallons of water (not to exceed 0.75 lb a.i. (0.83 lbs product) per acre for cut flowers and 0.83 lbs. a.i. (13.3 oz. product) per acre for all other ornamentals).

Do not apply under conditions involving possible drift to food, forage or other plantings that might be damaged or the crops thereof rendered unfit for sale, use or consumption.

TIME OF APPLICATION

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

FURTHER USE INSTRUCTIONS

Apply the specified amount of ACEPHATE 90SP 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.

Note: 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 90SP on Poinsettias after bract formation may result in phytotoxicity on certain varieties.

Method
Restricted Entry Interval

24 hours