Chilli, also known as chilli pepper is a spicy fruit used in cuisine preparations. It is commonly added as an ingredient in foods to make the preparation spicy. It’s origins are traced to Mexico and it is used worldwide both as an ingredient in food preparations and medicines. Globally, China is the largest producer of chillies. As per the latest statistics, India tops the world in chilli production followed by China, Peru, Spain and Mexico. Indian chillies especially the ones grown in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh are known for their pungency and color. Some of the big sized chillies are called bell peppers and are used as a vegetable.

Chilli Insecticides

S.No. Product Technical Target Pest PHI or waiting period (Days)
1 King Carb Indoxacarb 14.5% SC Fruit Borer 5
2 Locslay 5% lambda cyhalothrin 5% EC Thrips, Mite, Pod borer 5
3 Locslay Select lambda cyhalothrin 4.9% CS Thrips and Pod Borer 5
4 Nagara Imidachloprid 17.8 % SL Aphids, Jassids, Thrips 40
5 Ovation Buprofezin 25% SC Yellow mite 5
6 Perform Emamectin benzoate 5% SG Fruit borer, Thrips, Mites 3
7 Sarvotam Acetamiprid 20 % SP Thrips 3
8 Mortel SC Fipronil 5% SC Thrips, Aphids, Fruit borers 7
9 Daita Pyriproxyfen 10% EC White fly, Aphids 7
10 Diatron Diafenthiuron 50% WP Mites 3
11 Formite Fenpyroximate 5% EC Yellow mite 7
12 Tegata Thiamethoxam 12.6% + Lambda cyhalothrin 9.5% ZC​ Thrips, fruit borer 3
13 Kaziro Thiamethoxam 30% FS Thrips
14 Medad Novaluron 5.25% + Emamectin benzoate 0.9% SC Gram pod borer, tobacco caterpillar
15 Cutlass Chlorfenapyar 10% EC Chlorfenapyar 10%ec
16 Velektin Emamectin Benzoate1.5%+ Profenofos 35% WDG Fruit borer
17 Xyfen ultra Pyriproxifen 8% + Diafenthiuron 30% SE Mites and Whitefly

Chilli Fungicides

S.No. Product Technical Diseases PHI or waiting period (Days)
1 Indazole Tebuconazole 25.9% EC Fruit Rot, Powdery Mildew 5
2 Parizox Azoxystrobin 23% SC Fruit rot, Powdery mildew 5
3 Parizox-T2 Azoxystrobin 11%+Tebuconazole 18.3% SC Fruit rot, Powdery mildew, Die back 7
4 Tanchum Tebuconazole 10% + Sulphur 65% WG Powdery Mildew and Fruit Rot
5 Elona Kresoxim methyl 44.3% SC Powdery mildew, fruit rot, die back, twig blight
6 Noriko T3 Azoxystrobin 18.2% w/w + Difenoconazole 11.4% w/w S Anthracnose and Powdery Mildew