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Ortho® Elementals® Insecticidal Soap

Ortho Elementals Insecticidal Soap

Overview & Benefits

    Kills many indoor and outdoor insects fast.

  • This formula may be used up to the day of harvest, does not persist in the environment, and can be used for organic gardening.
  • For use on vegetables, fruit and nut trees, citrus, berries, ornamentals, shrubs, flowers, and trees in homes, gardens, and greenhouses.
  • Specially selected active ingredient: Potassium salts of fatty acids (soap salts).

Available sizes:

    24 FL. OZ., 32 FL. OZ.
  • How to Use

    Shake container before use. Thoroughly spray insect pests to wetting on all plant parts, including undersides of leaves.

  • How often to apply

    Repeat treatment weekly or bi-weekly if needed. May be used on edible crops up to and including day of harvest.

  • Where to Use

    Insect pest, all plant parts, including undersides of leaves. For use indoors, outdoors, and in greenhouses on: fruit and nut trees (e.g., apples, cherries, peaches, pears, pecans, almonds); corn; soybeans; melons; tomatoes; vegetables (e.g., beans, cabbage, cucurbits, peas, potatoes); figs; small fruits (e.g., grapes, strawberry, raspberry); citrus; houseplants; ornamental and bedding plants; ornamental and shade trees (e.g., birch, evergreens, holly, oak).

  • Where Not to Use

    Do not use on sweet peas, nasturtiums, delicate ferns. Use with care on new seedlings, transplants, and blooms. Avoid spraying during full sun.

  • What it Controls

    Insects: Adelgids, Aphids, Caterpillars (tent), Earwigs, Grasshoppers, Lacebugs, Leafhoppers, Mealybugs, Mites, Plant Bugs, Psyllids, Sawfly Larvae, Scale, Spider Mites, Thrips, Whiteflies, and Wooly aphids*

  • Benefits

    For organic gardening.

    Controls insects indoors and outdoors..

    May be used up to day of harvest.

    Does not persist in the environment.

  • Packaging

    Ready to use

  • Active Ingredients

    Potassium Salts of Fatty Acids 1%
    Other Ingredients 99%

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