Acephate, the active ingredient, gives Orthene 97 its powerful one-two punch of contact and systemic activity. It rapidly penetrates plant tissue to reduce chances of washing away in rainfall or irrigation and provides up to three weeks of dependable residual control of dozens of damaging pests from aphids to worms. Orthene 97 may be applied using aerial, ground and air blast or air assisted equipment. Always check label for rates and application recommendations.
Common Rose Pests Controlled:
Aphids, Japanese Beetle, Tent Caterpillar, Rose Budworm, Oblique Banded Leafroller, Fruit Tree Leafroller, Omnivorous Leafroller, Earwigs, Grasshoppers, Bristly Roseslug, Curled Sawfly, Scale, Spittlebugs, Whitefly, Flower thrips & Leafhoppers.
Orthene Turf, Tree & Ornamental Spray is a broad spectrum systemic insecticide that controls many different species of both sucking and chewing insect pests on a wide range of ornamental plants. It can also be used as an outside perimeter spray for nuisance pests such as wasps, ants, cockroaches, crickets, earwigs, and pillbugs. As a turf spray for caterpillars, fleas and others.
Active Ingredients : Acephate --- 97.4%
Rate : 2/3 teaspoon per gallon of water. or 4 - 16 oz / Acre (One 7.73 lb bag makes 1,470 gallons)