This highly anticipated and exciting chemistry offers several benefits for the ornamental
producer including a unique IGR mode of action, a broad label, outstanding crop safety,
and safety to beneficial insects.
Talus is the only IGR labeled for control of Whitefly, Mealybug, Scale, and Glassy-winged
Sharpshooter that has Chitin Synthesis Inhibition as its mode of action. Talus is also
broadly labeled for applications in Greenhouse Tomatoes; Ornamental plants in Greenhouses,
Lath & Shadehouses, Nurseries, Landscape Ornamentals, Ground Covers, Field &
Container-grown Ornamentals; Nonbearing Fruit & Nut Trees & Vines in Nurseries,
and Christmas Trees.
Talus has shown outstanding crop safety, including Poinsettias in color, making it a perfect
fit on sensitive crops. Talus has also shown to be fully compatible to a broad variety of
beneficial insects making it ideal for IPM programs.