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Ortho® Bug B Gon® Insect Killer for Lawns & Gardens Ready-to-Spray


Overview & Benefits

    • Kills over 150 types of listed lawn bugs.
    • Kills mosquitoes outdoors.
    • One-handed on/off switch.
    Watch how to protect your lawn from bugs with Bug-B-Gon

Available sizes:

    32 oz. Ready-to-Spray
  • How to Use

    Connect: Shake well before using. Connect sprayer to hose. Turn on water.

    Spray: To begin spraying, point nozzle in the direction you want to spray. Slide thumb activation switch forward to ON position. Spray as directed in "HOW TO APPLY" instructions for use.

    Finish: To stop spraying, slide thumb activation switch backward to OFF position. Turn off water. Relieve water pressure by sliding thumb switch to ON position until water slows to a drip. Then, slide switch back to OFF position. Disconnect sprayer from hose.

  • When to Apply

    When insects or damage first appear.

  • Where to Use

    Roses and other ornamentals; Listed vegetabes and fruit trees (see label); Trees and shrubs; Lawns; Around house foundations, porches, patios and stored lumber

  • Where Not to Use

    Do not use inside dwellings. Do not use on vegetables and fruit trees not listed on product label. Do not apply directly to water. Do not apply this product in or on electrical equipment due to the possibility of shock hazard.

  • Coverage Area

    Treats up to 5,300 sq. ft.

  • What it Controls

    Insects: Kills 150+ insects including: Ants, Bees, Caterpillars, Earwigs, Fleas, Flies, Grasshoppers, Hornets, Millipedes, Mosquitoes, Moths, Scorpions, Stinkbugs, Ticks, Yellow Jackets.

  • Associated Plants

    Roses, flowers, shrubs, listed vegetables and fruit trees, and lawns. Listed vegetables and fruits include: corn (sweet corn), tomatoes, citrus, blackberries, raspberries, lima beans, peas (green pea, sweet pea, sugar snap pea), beans (snap bean, wax bean), blackeyed pea, chayote, cucumber, edible gourds, cantaloupe, casaba, honeydew melon, pumpkin, summer squash (zucchini), winter squash (butternut squash, acorn squash, spaghetti squash), watermelon, mustard greens, broccoli, Chinese broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, eggplant, head lettuce, peppers (bell and non-bell), pears and pecans. 

  • Packaging

    Hose end sprayer

  • Active Ingredients

    0.3% Bifenthrin; 0.075% Zeta-Cypermethrin

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

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