- Part Used：Flower
- Description: Pale yellow transparent liquid
- Odor: Characteristic fragrance of pyrethrum flower
- Characteristic: Rapid decomposition without residue, high efficiency and broad spectrum, not easy to cause resistance
Pyrethrum Cinerariifolium Trev, is a perennial compositae plant, originated in the Middle East, was introduced to the United States in 1876, then widely cultivated by Japan, Africa and South America. After the introduction to Kenya and Tanzania in Africa in 1940, and Australia in 1976, Africa and Australia gradually developed into two large-scale planting areas. Until now the cultivation and use of Pyrethrum Cinerariifolium Trev has been more than 150 years. In 1990s Successfully introduced by Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, then Pyre- thrum Cinerariifolium Trev was planted in Qujing City, Yuxi City and Honghe Hani & Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China under large-scale planting. By nearly ten years of development, with planting area up to 60 thousand acres, Yunnan has become the world’s third largest producer, also the product quality has been internationally recognized.
Pyrethrum, the only insecticidal plant under intensive cultivation around the world, Its flower contains high insecticidal substances known as pyrethrins composed of six structurally similar compounds, has been worldly recognized as the safe and effective Bio pesticide. There is no accumulated record of pyrethrins in human bodies and animals, no passing along the food chain, no pollution to the area due to sourcing from nature and easy degradation in the nature，So although it’ s higher production cost than chemical pesticides, it has been favored and widely used by Europe, the United States, Japan,Korea and other developed countries.
|Botanical Name:||Pyrethrum Cinerariifolium Trev|
|Solubility:||Water insoluble, soluble in organic solvents|
|Description:||Pale yellow transparent liquid|
|Odor:||Characteristic fragrance of pyrethrum flower|
|Characteristic:||Rapid decomposition without residue, high efficiency and broad spectrum, not easy to cause resistance|
|Storage||Stored in cool and dry places. Keep away from strong light and heat|
|Shelf Life||24 months|
Pyrethrum is widely applied in the prevention and control of pests in organic agriculture, public health, home health and other fields
- Organic Agriculture:
In the last decade, the organic foods are more and more popular globally, so the Pyrethrum is best choice ,it conforms to the requirement of organic agriculture with high efficiency, safety, broad spectrum, natural, etc. It’s very effective for the lepidopterous pests such as aphid , Pieris rapae Linne, Diamondback moth, etc. and agricultural pests such as red spider whitefly, thrip and Flea Beetle.
- Public places and Home:
Pyrethrum formular with the natural plant oils is good effective for knocking down and killing mosquitos, flies, fleas, cockroaches and other health pests for human being and livestock. Surely, it also can be used in Shapoo. So the Pyrethrum are widely used in apartments, home, hospitals, hotels, schools, business buildings, restaurants, supermarkets, food processing plants, office buildings, playgrounds, golf courses and other indoor places.
Why FocusHerb Pyrethrum?
FocusHerb has been focusing on the production and development of pyrethrum since 2009,We provide products at competitive prices, strictly control the quality, and undergo rigorous independent testing to ensure the pyrethrum conforms to the standard of USA and EU.
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