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Ortho® Orthene® Fire Ant Killer

Overview & Benefits

    • Kills the queen and destroys the mound!
    • No watering- in!
    • Watch how to stop new mounds from forming!

Available sizes:

    12 oz. Bottle
  • How to Use

    • Sprinkle 1 tablespoon dry powder over each mound
    • Try not to disturb mounds while treating.

  • When to Apply

    • For best results, apply when fire ants are active.
    • Applications made under prolonged hot and dry conditions may be ineffective due to location of ants deep in the nest.
    • Do not apply during heavy dew or just before a rain.
    • Treat new mounds as they appear.

  • Where to Use

    As a mound treatment for home lawns and around ornamentals plants (including flowers, shrubs and trees).

  • What it Controls

    Insects: Fire Ants, Red Harvester Ants

  • Packaging


  • Active Ingredients

    50% Acephate

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