Initiator Tablets (750g)

$327.25 Includes GSTSKU: INS51-SH

Initiator tablets are a mix of systemic Insecticide and Fertiliser in the one tablet (300 tablets). Highly suitable for re-generation projects to increase initial growth rates during establishment of eucalyptus trees, with the added insurance against insect attack leading to plant damage.

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Description

Initiator Tablets are Systemic Plant Insecticide plus Fertiliser from Bayer. Highly suitable for re-generation projects to increase initial growth rates during establishment of eucalyptus trees, with the added insurance against insect attack leading to plant damage. Initiator tablets provide enhanced growth and long-lasting protection against the damage caused by various insects that attack containerised, newly planted and established plants. The tablets are designed to be placed in the soil adjacent to plants or in the planting hole during transplanting of seedlings, so that the growing plant can take up the fertiliser and the systemic insecticide imidacloprid.

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Specifications

Use per label instructions
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GROUP 4A Insecticide
APVMA Product Number: 60391
Poisons Schedule: S5

ACTIVE CONSTITUENT: 200 g/kg IMIDACLOPRID

Nitrogen (N) (as slow release) 3.85%
Nitrogen (N) as Ammonium Nitrate 1.75%
Total Nitrogen (N): 5.6%
Phosphorous (P) (as calcium phosphate) 2.6%
Phosphorous (P) (Slow release) 2.8%
Total Phosphorous: 5.4%
Potassium (K) (Slow release): 4.2%
Magnesium (Mg) (Slow release): 1.4%

Features & Benefits

• Easy to use: no mixing, measuring or dilution required
• Significant impact on growth rate and survival (demonstrated in eucalypt seedlings)
• Provides lasting protection of seedlings and larger plants, against significant damage caused by various insect pests
• Fertiliser is delivered directly into the root zone; the area of optimal uptake by the plant
• No-spray application allows highly targeted application with no impact on beneficial predatory insects
• High level of safety in use

Application

Use as per label instructions.
Used by contractors, landscapers, private users and revegetation workers for application in:
• Re-vegetation farming
• Carbon farming
• Production and retail nurseries
• Plantations
• Home gardens and residential complexes
• Golf courses, Parks and playgrounds
• Business, office and shopping complexes
• Landscaped areas
• Tree shelter belts

For Control Of: Scarab pests including African black beetle, Chrysomelid leaf beetle and Heteronyx spring beetle; Psyllids, Aphids, Mealybugs, Azalea lace bug and Scale

Best Use

The tablets are designed to be placed in the soil adjacent to plants or in the planting hole during transplanting of seedlings, so that the growing plant can take up the fertiliser and the systemic insecticide imidacloprid.

Seedling Stock
• Place tablet(s) in planting hole immediately beneath root ball at time of transplanting.
• Ensure adequate soil moisture after application.

Established in-ground or potted plants
• Create a hole in the soil approximately 5 cm deep, as close to the absorptive roots as possible.
• Place tablet in hole and ensure tablet is completely covered with soil after placement.
• In plants greater than 1 m in height, where multiple tablets are required, space out the tablets evenly around the plant.

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