COMMERCIAL GREENHOUSE FLORAL AND FOLIAGE PLANT CROPS (FOLIAGE PLANTS, ORCHIDS, ETC. - SCALES)

General Information

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Do not apply to indoor residential sites.

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

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.

For greenhouse use, use is limited to commercial greenhouses for use on ornamentals, floral and foliage plants, and for tobacco floatbed.

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.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

COMMERCIAL GREENHOUSE FLORAL AND FOLIAGE PLANT CROPS (FOLIAGE PLANTS, ORCHIDS, ETC. - SCALES)

Use Restriction: Unless specified otherwise, do not apply more often than 3 days for rates up to and including 0.55 lbs product (0.5 lbs a.i.) per acre and 7 days for rates over 0 .55 lbs product (0.5 lbs a.i.) per acre.

TIME OF APPLICATION

As crawlers begin to appear. Repeat applications, at a 2 week or more interval, may be necessary where there is continuous crawler production.

APPLICATION DIRECTIONS

Apply the specified amount of ACEPHATE 90 WDG 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 WDG on Poinsettias after bract formation may result in phytotoxicity on certain varieties.

Method
Restricted Entry Interval

24 hours