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Ortho® Bug B Gon® Systemic Insect Killer

Overview & Benefits

    • Works systemically from inside the plant to kill listed tough insects
    • Kills & prevents 100+ listed insects
    • Fast-acting, long-lasting protection
    • For use on roses, flowers, shrubs and listed fruits and vegetables

Available sizes:

    16 oz. concentrate
  • How to Use

    Apply this product using a tank sprayer

      Shake container gently before using
      Mix 1.5 oz of product per gallon of water
      Hold sprayer 8 to 12 inches from the area to be treated
      Direct spray toward the upper and lower leaf surfaces and stems where the pests appear
      Spray only until the surface of the foliage is wet

  • When to Apply

    In Gardens and on Houseplants, Apply as soon as insect problems are noticed. Wait 1 to 4 weeks to re-apply if insect problems reappear. Do not apply more than 5 times in a season. See label for further details on Edibles.

  • How often to apply

    In Gardens and on Houseplants, Apply as soon as insect problems are noticed. Wait 1 to 4 weeks to re-apply if insect problems reappear. Do not apply more than 5 times in a season. See label for further details on Edibles.

  • Where to Use

    For use on ornamentals, roses, flowers, trees, shrubs and listed fruits & vegetables

  • What it Controls

    Insects: KILLS: Aphids (including Green Peach, Wooly, Melon, and Cotton), Armyworms (including Fall Armyworm, and Southern Armyworm), Banded Grape Bug, Beetles (including Bean Leaf Beetle, Colorado Potato Beetle, Flea Beetle, Japanese Beetle, Mexican Bean Beetle and Oriental Beetle), Cucumber Beetle (including Spotted, Striped and Western Striped), Bollworm, Borers (including Dogwood Borer, European Corn Borer, Peach Twig Borer and Squash Vine Borer), Budworm (including Tobacco Budworm), Caterpillars (including Redhumped Caterpillar, Tomato Fruitworm, and Cabbage Looper), Rose Chafer, Plum Curculio, European Chafer, European Pine Sawfly, Filbertworm, Flea Hopper, Fruit Fly (including Cherry, Black Cherry and Western Cherry), Western Grapeleaf Skeletonizer, Hickory Shuckworm, Hornworms, Katydid, Phylloxera (aerial form only), Leafhoppers (including Glassy-winged Sharpshooter and Potato Leafhopper), Leafminers (including Chrysanthemum, Citrus, and Tentiform), Lesser Appleworm, Apple Maggot, Mealybugs (including Citrus, Grape, Obscure, Longtail, Pink Hibiscus, and Maderia), Melonworm, Moths (including Codling, Diamondback Moth, Gypsy Moths and Oriental Fruit Moth), Navel Orangeworm, Pecan Nut Casebearer, Pickleworm, Plantbugs (including Tarnished, and Mullein Plant Bug), Psyllids, European Apple Sawfly, Scale (including Asian Cycad Scale, Caribbean Black Scale, California Red Scale, Citricola Scale, Cottony Maple Scale, Euonymus Scale, Fletcher Scale, Florida Wax Scale, Green Shield Scale, Indian Wax Scale, Oyster Shell Scale, Pine Needle Scale, Red Scale, San Jose Scale and Tea Scale), Squash Bug, Stinkbug, Swede Midge, Thrips (including Citrus, Cotton, Palm, and Western Flower), Weevils (including Pecan Weevil, Pepper Weevil and Strawberry Weevil), Whiteflies (including Greenhouse, Sweet Potato, Silverleaf, Banded and Giant) list of insects kills depends on use site - "gardens" on p. 3 and "edibles" on p. 5. all those listed here appear on one or both of the lists

  • Associated Plants

    For use on ornamentals, roses, flowers, trees, shrubs and listed fruits & vegetables

  • Benefits

      Works systemically from inside the plant to kill listed tough insects
      Kills & prevents 100+ listed insects
      Fast-acting, long-lasting protection
      For use on roses, flowers, shrubs and listed fruits and vegetables

  • Cautions

    For best results always read and follow label directions.

  • Packaging

    Bottle

  • Active Ingredients

    0.5% Acetamiprid

  • Disposal Methods

    If empty: Nonrefillable. Do not reuse or refill this container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled: Call your local solid waste disposal company for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.

This is not the product label. Always read and follow the product label before use.

Material Safety Data Sheets can be found at scottsmsds.com

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