Questions tagged: what product to use

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Alfred
Answer: Dear Alfred, The product registered to control codling moth in apple trees is Lebaycid. The rate to use is 6.25ml per 1L of water. This rate has ...
Answered: 02:22PM, 03 Nov 2011
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Lou
Answer: Hi lou, The insect that is doing all the damage on your cycad is the larvae of the cycad blue butterfly. You will need to control this caterpillar...
Answered: 09:38AM, 25 Nov 2011
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Paul
Answer: Hi Paul, I can appreciate how frustrating it must be for you seeing all those suckers appearing in your lawn area. Mowing around the trees is like...
Answered: 04:53PM, 24 Jan 2012
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Cathy
Answer: Hi Cathy, There will be no problem with you eating the oranges you have picked. Even though the rind of the fruit may not look all that appetising...
Answered: 12:00PM, 07 Feb 2012
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Gordon
Answer: Hi Gordon, What a shame you have rust and powdery mildew on your begonias. Unfortunately, because of the humidity we have been experiencing, funga...
Answered: 04:15PM, 23 Feb 2012
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Brian
Answer: Hi Brian, We can give advice on how to use the Yates Ant & Wasp Dust but cannot comment on using an expanding foam to fill the nest. The compa...
Answered: 11:46AM, 16 Mar 2012
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Sue
Answer: Hi Sue, You do sound as though you have a rather large infestation of caterpillars in your garden at the moment. Caterpillars can be controlled by ...
Answered: 12:34PM, 16 Mar 2012
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C
Answer: Dear C, The Yates product we would recommend that you use to control armyworm in your buffalo lawn is called Baythroid Lawn Grub & Garden Insec...
Answered: 04:34PM, 30 Mar 2012
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Margaret
Answer: Hi Margaret, The problem with the leaves of your Cheals Weeping Cherry tree would be caused by a pest called the pear and cherry slug. This pest ca...
Answered: 01:53PM, 07 May 2012
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Rory
Answer: Hi Rory, The product Bayer Baysol Snail & Slug Killer will control snails, slugs, slaters and millipedes. This product works as a contact and ...
Answered: 10:48AM, 04 Oct 2012
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Marie
Answer: Hi Marie, You will certainly need to spray for fruit fly now before the female fly has a chance to attack your peaches. We would suggest a Yates p...
Answered: 12:44PM, 27 Nov 2012
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Michelle
Answer: Hi Michell, I am not sure about the ‘lacey’ holes in your vegetables and herbs but caterpillars do leaves holes in the foliage of plant...
Answered: 04:25PM, 04 Jan 2013
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Ben
Answer: Hi Ben, I am afraid I cannot offer you a selective herbicide that will kill off the kikuyu in your Kentucky Bluegrass lawn. The only way of elimina...
Answered: 03:25PM, 17 Jan 2013
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George
Answer: Hi George, Confidor does not have registration for use on edible citrus. To control the scale on your lemon and mandarin tree, you can apply PestO...
Answered: 03:50PM, 23 Jan 2013
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kingsley
Answer: Hi Kingsley, I don’t envy you in trying to get rid of the ivy that is growing on your fence. It is a big job. We would suggest that you cut ...
Answered: 02:30PM, 18 Apr 2013
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Keith
Answer: Hi Keith, thank you for sending us the photo. The damage you have on your cherry tree is a result of the fungus ‘Shot Hole’. Symptom...
Answered: 02:33PM, 07 May 2013
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Terri
Answer: Hi Terri, It does appear like this cordyline wants to survive no matter how badly it is treated. Digging it out completely seems to be out of the ...
Answered: 02:39PM, 05 Jul 2013
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Anne
Answer: Hi Anne, We would suggest that you use Zaleton to control the petal blight on your azaleas. The two fungicides in this product are currently used ...
Answered: 10:05AM, 14 Oct 2013
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Robert
Answer: Hi Robert, Couch can be a real problem to get rid of in garden beds. You can carefully spray Zero Weedspray onto the foliage of the weed. It will...
Answered: 03:31PM, 23 Jan 2014
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Liz
Answer: Hi Liz, Zero Glyphosate 490 can be applied to kill the roots of the photinia and pittosporum trees that you no longer want in your garden. You wil...
Answered: 09:17AM, 18 Mar 2014
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Lisa
Answer: Hi Lisa, I am sorry to hear that your lime tree and blueberries were badly affected by leaf hoppers last year. This pest can be bought under contr...
Answered: 03:10PM, 15 Aug 2014
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John
Answer: Hi John, Yates recently released a liquid correction range of which Aluminium Sulfate is one. It can be applied to your hyrangeas to produce and d...
Answered: 02:06PM, 28 Nov 2014
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Melville
Answer: Hi Melville, It is likely that the sulfate of iron will kill off the liverworts initially, but they are likely to return. The sulfate of iron is r...
Answered: 03:00PM, 22 Dec 2014
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johnny
Answer: Hi Johnny, Those brown marks on the leaves of your viburnum look like sunburn. The larger leafed viburnums prefer a partly shaded position in the g...
Answered: 02:24PM, 30 Dec 2014
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Pearl
Answer: Hi Pearl, We don’t have a registered product to control possums. There is a product called D-Ter that will control possums as well a range of...
Answered: 09:36AM, 05 May 2015