Active Ingredient: Bifenthrin
For the control of a range of urban interior and exterior pests, for the post-construction protection of structures from subterranean termite damage and for the control of termites as specified in the Directions for Use table.
Will also control pests in apples, pears ornamentals and turf.
Fivestar has five target specific areas on one label, and so allows you maximum treatment flexibility. It is a water based 80g/L Bifenthrin formulation with a wide range of registrations for the control of a broad spectrum of insects in these 5 key areas:
General Domestic Pests
Fivestar has a unique ability to control adult Scarab beetles and Weevil pests of sportsturf, including African Black Beetle (Heteronychus arator), Billbug (Sphenophorus brunneipennis) and Argentine Stem Weevil (Listronotus bonariensis), as well as exhibiting outstanding efficacy against the larvae of Lepidoptera. Fivestar’s water based formulation is especially designed to assist turf managers achieve uniform insecticide distribution across the turf surface, enhancing the degree of insect control. Fivestar also controls a range of ant species.
Fivestar is registered to control more than 10 nursery pests. Fivestar is ideal as a preventative application during times of higher insect activity; a fortnightly application ensures full protection against target pests including Two Spotted Mite, Aphids, Spiralling Whitefly, Catepillars & Loopers, Light Brown Apple Moth, Geranium Plume Moth, Whitefly(including Poinsettia Whitefly), Mealy Bugs, Plague Thrips & Cutworms. Fivestar is formulated as a Suspension Concentrate(SC), meaning it is safe to apply to plant foliage with a minimal risk of burning
Fivestar is a highly effective management tool for significantly reducing populations of biting midges and mosquitoes infesting domestic and public facilities. A single barrier treatment should provide a sustained reduction in both mosquito & biting midge numbers over approximately a six week period. This can be achieved by applying it to any surface area, including limbs and both sides of leaf surfaces of shadetrees, flower beds, shrubs, tall grass, & shaded areas, such as around & under buildings where
mosquitoes and biting midges congregate. Five star can be applied by either a hand or power sprayer, according to the label.
Fivestar has a post- construction registration for the protection of structures from Subterranean Termite damage and for the control of termites as specified in the Label Booklet (Directions for use Table). As a suspension concentrate (SC) Fivestar delivers a non staining water based formulation, odourless & non-allergenic; it is formulated for a long residual life, indoors and out.
General Domestic Pests:
Fivestar also controls a wide range of indoor/outdoor pests including spiders, ants, cockroaches, fleas, flies, mosquitoes, papernest wasps and ticks. It has fast knockdown with a long residual, is rainfast and stable in sunlight.