Description

Features

  • Systemic fungicide – absorbed by the foliage and travels down to the roots
  • Provides more effective control when applied as a protective spray
  • Used by commercial growers & Australian plant enthusiasts
  • Boosts the plant’s own defence mechanisms to help prevent disease.
  • Child resistant cap
  • Easy-to-use measure bottle

Controls collar rot, phytophthora root rot in citrus, avocados and ornamentals. Also controls downy mildew in grapes.

Specifications

Size

  • 500ml

Ingredients

  • 200g/L Phosphorous acid present as mono-di potassium phosphite

How to Use

Directions for Use:

  • SHAKE WELL BEFORE USE.
  • DO NOT spray when shade temperatures exceed 35°C.
  • DO NOT spray when soil is dry and plants are suffering from moisture stress.
  • Applying as a protective spray will give more effective control. Ensure thorough leaf coverage.

Young or small citrus and recently transplanted trees

Disease:Phytophthora Root Rot, Collar Rot

Rate:5-10 ml/L

How to apply:Use higher rate under higher disease risk conditions (eg. for trees in heavy clay soil). Apply each year as a preventative foliar spray, in late winter prior to flowering and again in autumn when fruit are approaching maturity. Spray until leaves are just wet.
Use 5-10mL/L rate for container grown Mandarin trees. Removal of fruit from affected trees will assist recovery.

Mature citrus (except container grown Mandarin trees)

Disease:Phytophthora Root Rot, Collar Rot

Rate:100- 160ml in 12L water per tree

How to apply:Use higher rate under higher disease risk conditions (eg. for trees in heavy clay soil). Apply each year as a preventative foliar spray, in late winter prior to flowering and again in autumn when fruit are approaching maturity. Spray until leaves are just wet.
Use 5-10mL/L rate for container grown Mandarin trees. Removal of fruit from affected trees will assist recovery.

Ornamentals

Disease:Phytophthora Root Rot, Collar Rot, Crown Rot

Rate:5ml/L

How to apply:Apply at 4-6 weekly intervals as a foliar spray when conditions favour disease. Certain plants may be sensitive to phosphorous acid sprays. Test on a small sample first if in doubt. Do not apply when plants are dormant or stressed.

Avocado

Disease: Phytophthora Root Rot

Rate: 2.5- 3ml/L

How to apply: Apply as a foliar spray to run-off. Use 7.5-10L per adult tree. Apply every 3 weeks as a curative spray, or every 5-6 weeks as a preventative spray.

Grapes

Disease: Downy Mildew

Rate: 6ml/L

How to apply: Apply as a foliar spray to the point of run-off. Apply at first sign of disease.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Directions for Use:

Mix the required rate with water.

Precautions

  • Caution
    DO NOT allow chemical containers or spray to get into drains, sewers, streams or ponds
  • Safety directions
    May irritate the eyes and skin | Avoid contact with eyes and skin | Wash hands after use
  • First aid
    If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre. Phone Australia 131126.
  • Liability
    This product must be used strictly as directed. Yates will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from a failure to strictly follow the directions for use.

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