Initiator Tablets

Initiator is a systemic plant insecticide & fertilizer formulated to release active ingredient gradually and to provide a highly targeted protection against insect damage & enhance growth. Release of active ingredient is dependent on presence of adequate
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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.
Controls Aphis on Roses, Azalea Lace Bug on Azaleas, Psyllids on Lilly Pilly species and other common ornamental pests. Works systemically though the plant. 80% fert to attract roots to the tablet area and 20% Confidor which lasts 12 months to protect plants against most common Sucking Insects.,• Easy to use tablet: 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

A systemic plant insecticide & fertiliser that provides enhanced growth and long lasting protection against damages caused by various insects attacking containerised, newly planted and established plants. Effective against Scarab pests including African black beetle, Chrysomelid leaf beetle and Heteronyx spring beetle; Psyllids, Aphids, Mealybugs, Azalea lace bug and Scale.
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Pack Size 750 g or 3 Kg
Brand Name Bayer CropScience
Size L / Kg 750 g or 3 Kg
Function Sucking Insects
Active Ingredient 200g/Kg Imidacloprid
Residual Yes
Systemic Yes
Scheduling 5
Synthetic Yes
Formulation Tablet
Tablets are formulated to release active ingredient slowly which is dependent on presence of adequate moisture. For best results, irrigate the plant after treatment and ensure that the plant receives regular irrigation for at least 2 - 3 months after treatment.