Ideal general contact insecticide – controls a wide range of insects.  

Suitable for use on several ornamental plants, including natives.

 

Features

  • Synthetic pyrethroid, which is effective at very low levels
  • Highly effective against 2 major lawn pests – African black beetle adults and lawn caterpillars
  • Very economical – the 500mL tin makes up to 165 litres of spray

Direction for use

Lawns (not in Tasmania)

Pests:Adult African black beetle, mole crickets. Baythroid will not control white curl grubs (scarab larvae) in the soil

Rate: Garden sprayerMix 40mL in 5L of water and evenly spray onto 50m2 of lawn. Watering canMix 16ml in 8 to 10L of water and evenly water onto 20m2 of lawn. If mole cricket numbers are very high, use double these rates.

How to apply: Apply as an overall treatment to recently mown lawn as follows: 1. Lightly water the lawn. 2. Apply Baythroid in a watering can or garden sprayer. 3. Water lawn thoroughly to move product into soil. The equivalent of 12mm of irrigation is usually required. Repeat treatment if necessary.

Lawns (not Tasmania)

Pests: Lawn grubs (eg. cutworm, webworm)

Rate: Garden sprayerMix 40mL in 5L of water and evenly spray onto 50m2 of lawn. Watering canMix 16ml in 8 to 10L of water and evenly water onto 20m2 of lawn. If mole cricket numbers are very high, use double these rates.

How to apply: Apply late afternoon as an overall treatment to recently mown lawn. Lightly water the lawn before applying. Repeat treatment if necessary. When treating a dense lawn with a garden sprayer, lightly water lawn before and after spraying.

Azaleas, hibiscus, pelargoniums, roses

Pests: Aphids, bugs (eg. passionvine hopper, mealybug, lace bug), caterpillars, garden weevil, whiteflies, thrips

Rate: Mix 3ml per 1L of water.

How to apply: Spray foliage thoroughly when insects are first seen or if they reappear, including underneath leaf surfaces. DO NOT spray if it is raining or it is about to rain.

Beans, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbages, cauliflowers, peas, tomatoes

Pests: Aphids, bugs (eg. passionvine hopper, mealybug, lace bug), caterpillars, garden weevil, whiteflies, thrips

Rate: Mix 3ml per 1L of water.

How to apply: Spray foliage thoroughly when insects are first seen or if they reappear, including underneath leaf surfaces. DO NOT spray if it is raining or it is about to rain.

Native plants

Pests: Sawfly larvae

Rate: Mix 3ml per 1L of water.

How to apply: Spray foliage thoroughly when insects are first seen or if they reappear, including underneath leaf surfaces. DO NOT spray if it is raining or it is about to rain.

Garden and outdoor areas

Pests: Earwigs, millipedes (not SA)

Rate: Mix 3ml per 1L of water.

How to apply: Spray pests and surfaces thoroughly when they are first seen or if they reappear.

Garden and outdoor areas

Pests: Spiders

Rate: Mix 30ml per 1L of water

How to apply: Spray spiders, their webs, and crevices. Do not remove webs for a few days.

Garden and outdoor areas

Pests: Ants

Rate: Mix 30ml per 1L of water

How to apply: Where possible locate the nest and spray. If nest is inaccessible, spray all infested areas.

Garden and outdoor areas

Pests: Fleas (not SA)

Rate: Mix 30ml per 1L of water

How to apply: Lightly spray all infested areas. Treat pets with an animal flea control product.

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

Size

250ml

500ml

Ingredient 12.5g/l Cyfluthrin


WITHHOLDING PERIODS

DO NOT PICK: VEGETABLES (EXCEPT BEANS AND TOMATOES) FOR 7 DAYS AFTER SPRAYING. BEANS AND TOMATOES FOR 1 DAY AFTER SPRAYING. DO NOT GRAZE TREATED LAWNS OR FEED LAWN CLIPPINGS FROM ANY TREATED AREA TO POULTRY OR LIVESTOCK.

CAUTION

  • Flammable: Keep away from naked flame.
  • DO NOT allow chemical containers or spray to get into drains, sewers, streams or ponds.
  • Dangerous to fish. Cover fish tanks or ponds before using.
  • Keep pets and children off treated areas until spray has dried.

Storage and disposal

  • Store in the closed, original container in a cool, dry place out of the reach of children.
  • Do not store in direct sunlight. Dispose of empty container by wrapping in paper, placing in plastic bag and putting in garbage.

Safety directions

Will irritate the eyes and skin. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. When preparing the spray, wear rubber gloves. After use and before eating, drinking or smoking, wash hands, arms and face thoroughly with soap and water. After each day’s use wash gloves.

First aid

If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre on 131126. If in eyes, hold eyes open, flood with water for at least 15 minutes and see a doctor.

 

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