Pyrethrum is not a scheduled poison - it poses very minimal risk to humans, animals and birds. No protective gear required
Does not remain on, nor is it absorbed by plants. It doesn't enter the food chain or accumulate in the environment. It is easily washed off.
Spray today, eat tomorrow
Wait just one day after spraying edibles with Pyrethrum before picking or eating. Rinse in fresh water after harvest to wash away any residue
Effective against ants
Pyrethrum is highly effective at stopping ants - it literally kills them in their tracks.
Control of common insect pests including azalea lace bug, aphid, whitefly, scale, thrips, mealy bug and leafhopper on ornamental and edible plants in the garden or indoors
Not Suitable For
Do not use on very young seedlings or very soft, new foliage (it may result in burning)
Do not spray directly on to humans, pets, exposed food, food utensils or food preparation areas
Do not spray if it is raining or about to rain, windy, unusually hot or if plants are wilting