Natural Guard Insecticidal Soap is a powerful insecticide that solves the problem of insect pests on plants. Contains an active ingredient that is gentle on plants but targets insects such as lace bugs, spiders, mites, aphids, leafhoppers, and earwigs. The Natural Guard Insecticidal Soap may be used on greenhouses. homes and gardens. Perfect to apply on fruit trees, vegetables, nut trees, ornamentals, shrubs, berries, flowers, and citrus. It is a contact spray that is environmentally-friendly and safe to use both indoors and outdoors.
Powdery mildew and adelgids (woolly aphids), aphids, lace bugs, mealybugs, mites, grasshoppers, leafhoppers, scale insects, plant bugs, sawfly larvae (pear and rose slugs), psyllids, tent caterpillars, thrips, spider mites, earwigs, and whitefly
For use in:
Indoors, outdoors and in greenhouses on fruit and nut trees, Corn; Soybeans; Melons; Tomatoes; vegetables, figs; small fruits, citrus; houseplants, flowering, foliage, and bedding plants; ornamental and shade trees
Hand-held Trigger, Hand-Pump or Backpack Sprayers 2% is 4 tsp. per Quart of Water (2 oz. per 3 Quarts)
Thoroughly spray insects or Powdery Mildew on plants until wet
Repeat Treatment Weekly or Bi-weekly if needed
May be used on edible crops up to and including the day of harvest after a minimum spray interval of 12 hours.
DIRECTIONS FOR MIXING
For 2% formulation mix 4 teaspoons of concentrate with 1 quart of water (or 2 oz. concentrate with 3 quarts of water). Shake well before use.
1 fl. oz. = 6 teaspoons
1 pint = 16 fl. oz.
1 quart = 2 pints (32 fl. oz.)
1 gallon = 4 quarts (128 fl. oz.)
PESTS/SITES AND APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
NATURAL GUARD BRAND BY Fertilome INSECTICIDAL SOAP CONCENTRATE will control powdery mildew and listed insect pests such as: adelgids (woolly aphids), aphids, lace bugs, mealybugs, mites, grasshoppers, leafhoppers, scale insects, plant bugs, sawfly larvae (pear and rose slugs), psyllids, tent caterpillars, thrips, spider mites, earwigs, and whitefly
Apply a 2% diluted product using hand-held trigger sprayers, hand sprayers or backpack sprayers. Thoroughly spray insect pests or powdery mildew on plants to wetting with a diluted product. Repeat treatment weekly or bi-weekly if needed.
NATURAL GUARD BRAND BY Fertilome INSECTICIDAL SOAP CONCENTRATE is a contact spray and is effective in its liquid state. Efforts should be made to thoroughly reach all plant parts including undersides of leaves.
For use indoors, outdoors and in greenhouses on fruit and nut trees (e.g., Apples, Cherries, Peaches, Pears, Pecans, Almonds); Corn; Soybeans; Melons; Tomatoes; vegetables (e.g., Beans, Cabbage, Cucurbits, Peas, Potatoes); figs; small fruits (e.g., Grapes, Strawberry, Raspberry); citrus; houseplants, flowering, foliage and bedding plants; ornamental and shade trees (e.g., Birch, Evergreens, Holly, Oak).
Do not use on sweet peas, nasturtiums, delicate ferns.
Do not spray when plants are under stress. Use with care on new seedlings, transplants, and blooms. Do not spray during full sun. Spray early in morning or evening or when overcast. Soap spray may cause marking of some varieties. If concerned about the sensitivity of plants, apply to individual plants or small areas of plants and wait to determine if plant damage (phytotoxicity) occurs prior to treatment of larger areas.