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Natural Guard Spinosad Soap Concentrate is specially formulated to protect vegetable gardens against the listed insects. It features a powerful combination of Potassium Salts of Fatty Acid and Spinosad which effectively control foliage-feeding pests to prevent them from damaging the produce. Its fast-acting formula provides excellent control and kills insects such as spider mites, caterpillars, leafminers, beetles, Japanese beetle and Colorado potato beetles on contact. It starts working within minutes after application. It is recommended to be applied at 7-day intervals, or as needed.
|Active Ingredient||Potassium Salts of Fatty Acid 18.8% Spinosad 0.1%|
Insects: Adelgids, Ants (excluding Fire, Harvester, Pharaoh, Carpenter), Aphids, Armyworms, Beetles (including Colorado Potato, Japanese Beetles, Elm Leaf Beetle Larvae), Borers, Caterpillars (including Tent Caterpillar), Chinch Bugs, Codling Moth, Cutworms, Earwigs, Fruit Flies (including Spotted Wing Drosophila), Grubs, Lace Bugs, Leafhoppers, Leafminers, Leafrollers, Loopers, Moths (including Gypsy, Light Brown Apple, European Grapevine Moths, Buck Moth Larvae), Mealybugs, Mites (including Spider, Rust Mites), Mole Crickets, Plant Bugs, Psyllids (including Asian Citrus), Sawfly Larvae (including Pear, Rose Slugs), Scale insects, Thrips, Webworms, Weevils (including Black Vine weevil) and Whiteflies
Powdery Mildew: Provides Curative control of Powdery Mildew
|For use in||Berries, Fruits, Vegetables, Citrus & Nut trees, Ornamental Plants, Flowers, Lawns, Shrubs, Trees, Residential Greenhouses|
Apply at 7 day intervals, or as needed (Avoid spraying stressed plants)
Spray in the Morning or Overcast Days
|Pet safe||Yes, if used as directed on Label|
|Special Features||Works fast -- kills Insects in minutes|
|Shipping Weight||1.25 lbs|
|Manufacturer||VPG (Mfg. Number: 40494)|
For a 5% dilution, mix 7 oz. Natural Guard Spinosad Soap Concentrate with 1 gallon of water (or 1 part concentrate with 19 parts water). Shake well before use.
Apply when insects are present. Thoroughly spray all plant parts with diluted solution to wetting, including undersides of leaves. Repeat applications may be made as indicated in the Use Restrictions section.
Do Not use on Sweet Peas, Nasturtiums, or 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. Potassium salts of fatty acids spray may cause marking of some varieties. If concerned about 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.
Apply when the first signs of powdery mildew appear and repeat at 7-10 day intervals.
Do Not exceed restrictions listed in the Use Restrictions section. This solution must come into contact with powdery mildew to be effective. Complete coverage is essential for maximum control.
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The shelf life for Natural Guard Spinosad Soap Concentrate is up to 3 years from the date of purchase if stored at room temperature.
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Natural Guard Spinosad Soap Concentrate is applied at the rate of 7 oz. per gallon of water. You can use a hose-end sprayer if it can be calibrated accordingly. Apply when insects are present. Thoroughly spray all plant parts with diluted solution to wetting, including undersides of leaves.
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Yes, Natural Guard Spinosad Soap Concentrate can be applied to tomatoes and can be applied the day before harvest.
Natural Guard Spinosad Soap Concentrate is labeled for use on apples