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Karate Zeon 5 CS

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About Karate Zeon 5CS 

A broad spectrum synthetic pyrethroid insecticide for the control of biting, chewing and sucking insect pests in French Beans, Peas and Ornamental Flowers.

Fact Sheets

Active Ingredient

50 g/L lambda-cyhalothrin


Aqueous suspension of microcapsules.

WHO Classification




Rate of Application

Apply at a recommended rate of 300ml/ha

Mode of Action

It has a quick knock-down and repellancy effect through contact, residual and stomach activity and therefore stopping pest damage to crops immediately.

KARATE 5 CS can be applied as a foliar spray using most types of spraying equipment. Application should be made when pests first appear and continue every 7 days depending on rains/irrigation and infestation.

Add the recommended quantity of KARATE 5 CS into the required amount of water in a tank and stir well. Use the spray on the same day of its preparation. French beans, peas, flowers/ornamentals. Leaf feeding caterpillars - Mamostra, Plutella, Heliothis, Keiferia, Spodoptera etc. Sucking insects (aphids, bugs, jassids, thrips, whiteflies)

Good Suppression of mites

KARATE 5 CS is compatible with most commonly used pesticides and liquid fertilizers. However, DO NOT tank mix with any product unless your own prior testing has shown that the combination is physically compatible, effective and non-injurious under your condition. It is recommended to use a maximum of 500 litres of water per hectare.

Main Crops

Vegetables and Ornamental Crops

Key Benefits

  • Karate has a quick knockdown and repellency effect through contact, residual and stomach activity. This stops pest damage on crops immediately.
  • Fast release insecticide  micro-capsule technology.