This product is designed and formulated to repel. Ultimately, the goal is to give insects feeding or living on roses an unpleasant environment and cause them to move on (soil microbes can continue to exist). Some of the damaging insects affected by the Bobbex Rose are aphids, mites, japanese beetles, leafhoppers, greenflies and sawflies. This product is not an insecticide and is compatible with nature.
Bobbex Rose also reduces the severity of black spot and powdery mildew on roses and other flowers. The continued use of Bobbex Rose will reduce damage to roses by: Disrupting the browsing habits of deer/and protect against the assault of insects. This product is environmentally compatible and harmless to all wildlife including humans, pets, birds and aquatic life.
Bobbex Rose will also help protect plants from reduced moisture during periods of drought. In the winter, cold weather, blustery winds and frozen soils reduce a plants ability to absorb moisture needed to maintain vitality. Bobbex Rose provides retention of moisture and also reduces damage from a late spring or early fall frost. This product will not wash off in rain, hosing, or irrigation and is readily diluted in water and applied with a pressurized sprayer.