PYRETHRUM 5EC is an emulsifiable concentrate prepared from pyrethrum – nature’s own rapid-acting insecticide.
Controls aphids, blackfly, greenfly, caterpillars and white fly on organic flowers, fruit, and vegetables.
For use outdoors, in greenhouses and on pot plants throughout the season.
PYRETHRUM 5EC IS APPROVED FOR ALL CROPS.
Application rate is 1.1litres per hectare in 275 litres of clean water, or 20ml in 5 litres of water.
Through the efforts of the Friends of Pyrethrum organisation a formulation using this natural insecticide is now registered and is suitable for use in Organic and non-organic farming, it kills insect pests quickly without leaving any toxic residuals. Approval by PSD and the Soil Association's approval of Pyrethrins now means that Pyrethrum 5EC is available for immediate control of Aphids, Blackfly, Greenfly, Whitefly,Thrips, Springtails, Caterpillars, Moths, red spider mite, Beetles and many other pest insects.
Pyrethrum 5EC has a wide range of contact action (non-systemic) against the majority of insect pests. Because of its very short persistance and low toxicity crops can be harvested 24 hours after application.