Guard 'n' Aid - Thrip - 250ml concentrate

Product no.: GAid02
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Guard ‘n’ Aid for Thrip

Targeted contact insecticide for use against Thrip in all edible and non-edible crops. Guard ‘n’ Aid for Thrip controls and acts quickly against eggs, larval stages and adult stages. Its Pyrethrum based and works both indoor and outdoor including on hard surfaces.

  • A targeted contact insecticide against Thrips
  • Works indoors and outdoors
  • One 250ml bottle dilutes to make 22 x 750ml spary bottles worth of thrip insecticide

How Guard ‘n’ Aid for Thrip works

Its main active ingredient is Pyrethrum which has been used for centuries as an insecticide! Pyrethrum is an oil based natural insecticide made from the dried flower heads of Chrysanthemum and targets the respiratory organ and nervous system of insects. It’s considered to be amongst the safest insecticides for use around food.

How top use Guard ‘n’ Aid for Thrip

Guard 'n' Aid for Thrip should always be used during your dark cycle, both because it works much better and because it won’t cause electrical hazards! Mix Guard 'n' Aid for Thrip with 15ml per litre of water (do not exceed 20ml per litre) in a suitable sprayer, shake well until thoroughly mixed and use within 6 hours of mixing.

Thrip are extremely active so make sure all surfaces are wetted avoiding direct contact with open flowers. Make sure you get good spray coverage of the sites where the Thrip is found, including the underside of the leaf. Repeat after 14 days to maintain control.

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