What is Pyrethrum?

  • Pyrethrum is perhaps the most widely used botanical insecticide in the world, its use in pest control dates back thousands of years.
  • It is delivered from flowers of a plant in the genus Chrysanthemum.
  • Broad spectrum control, quick action and flexibility of application make pyrethrum a particularly effective weapon against pests.
  • Pyrethrum flushes insects from hiding places, highlighting problem areas for better overall control.
  • Pyrethrum produces a rapid paralytic action on insects, knocking them down, followed by kill.


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Monica Bird (949 Posts)

Monica’s compassion for her customer's struggles with pest control issues and passion for pest control stems from over 10 years in the industry. With a master’s degree in entomology, she uses her knowledge and experience in chemistry, insects and pests to educate her customers.

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