Pointer

Proven control of HWA, EAB and many other pests


Pointer is one of the most widely used and proven-effective insecticides on the market today. Pointer provides reliable systemic insect control on a wide variety of landscape ornamentals. Used by professional arborists/applicators, foresters, municipal and park managers with the ArborSystems Wedgle Direct-Inject Tree Injection System.

Insects Controlled

  • Adelgids (including Hemlock Woolly Adelgids)
  • Flatheaded Borers (including Emerald Ash Borer, Bronze Birch Borer, and Alder-Birch Borer)
  • Aphids
  • Elm Leaf Beetles
  • Black Vine Weevil
  • Eucalyptus Longhorned Borer
  • Japanese Beetles
  • Lacebugs
  • Leafhoppers
  • Leafminers
  • Mealybugs
  • Sawfly Larvae
  • Pine Bark Beetles
  • Pine Tip Moth Larvae
  • Psyllids
  • Royal Palm Bugs
  • Soft Scale Insects
  • Whiteflies

Ingredients

Active: Imidacloprid 5.0%
Other Ingredients 95.0%
Total 100.0%

EPA Reg. No. 69117-1
EPA Est. 69117-NE-1

Application Rate

Inject 1 ml every 4″ to 6″ around the base (flare) of the tree. See label for details.

Timing of Pointer Injections

As a preventative, apply in the early spring, prior to insect activity in the tree. As a curative, apply as needed spring through fall, as long as bark is pliable enough to accept the chemical injections. One application provides season-long control.