What is Monterey Turf & Ornamental Insect Spray? Based on bifenthrin, it is a liquid product for the control of insects and pests in turf and ornamentals including shrubs, trees, roses, bedding plants, foliage plants, etc.
What does Monterey Turf & Ornamental Insect Spray control? Some of the important insects on the label include ants, chinch bugs, crickets, cutworms, earwigs, fleas, grasshoppers, ticks, ants, mosquitos, aphids, fungus gnats, gypsy moths, Japanese Beetles, leaf hoppers, scale, pysillids, spider mites, sowbugs, spiders, tent caterpillars, thrips, wasp and whiteflies to name a few.
How much Monterey Turf & Ornamental Insect Spray do I use? Apply ½ oz to a gallon of water and apply to 167 sq ft. If it has a RTS nozzle then it’s already programmed for you. A quart bottle should cover approximately 10,600 sq ft.
How long does Monterey Turf & Ornamental Insect Spray last? Up to 12 weeks but this depends on weather and insect pressure. Under normal conditions, expect 3 weeks control since new growth needs to be protected, apply no more than once every 7 days.
What precautions do I use with Monterey Turf & Ornamental Insect Spray? Do not use on edible plants such as vegetables, herbs, and fruit trees. Do not use inside dwellings. Do not use on pets. Do not use over water (ponds, streams, etc). People and pets may re-enter the treated area after it has dried on the plant.