Ortho® Bug B Gon® ECO Insecticide Concentrate
Overview & Benefits
Ortho® Bug B Gon® ECO Insecticide is a one-step solution to control bug infestations in the greenhouse and on houseplants. The pyrethrin formula containing canola oil is effective for controlling all life stages of mites, aphids, and whitefly, preventing reproduction and recurring infestations. This bottle of concentrate is a perfect pest solution when combined with the Scotts® Dial ‘N Spray® Multi-Use Hose-End Sprayer, applied directly onto affected plants for effective pest control. This insecticide can be used on a wide variety of plants, from flowering plants to greenhouse vegetables—and it can be applied to produce right up to the day before harvest.
- Product Specs
- Ortho® Bug B Gon® ECO Insecticide is formulated with canola oil and pyrethrins to control all life stages of aphids, mites, and whitefly
- Concentrate bottle designed for use with Scotts® Dial ‘N Spray® Multi-use Hose-end Sprayer, making it easy to spray large areas
- Can be used safely for indoor and greenhouse use when used according to label instructions
- Easy to use: when you see pests or pest damage on plants, spray to thoroughly cover, but not to the point of runoff
- Kills pests before they can reproduce
How to use
Shake well before each use and stir or shake diluted spray frequently during use.
Use with the Scotts® Dial ‘N Spray® Hose-End Sprayer or any standard hand-held trigger sprayers, hand sprayers or backpack sprayer. Scotts® Dial ‘N Spray® Hose-End Sprayer*: Set the dial to 20 and follow label directions. For Hand-held or backpack sprayers: Mix 20 mL (4 teaspoons) of concentrate with 1 litre of water.
A fine mist is recommended to provide thorough coverage for upper and lower leaf surfaces, as well as stems where needed. Avoid over-spraying foliage to runoff. Insects must be contacted by spray to be killed.
Where to use
For use indoors on houseplants and in greenhouses. For use on flowering plants such as fuchsia and rose, herbs, houseplants and the following vegetables: celery, tomatoes, peppers, peas, lettuce, potatoes, cucumber and related vine products, radishes, onions, beans, cabbage and related plants, and squash.
When to apply
When plant damage or insects are visible.
How often to apply
For scale insects, mealybug, and whitefly, repeat treatment in one week to obtain best control. For other pests, repeat treatment in 1 - 2 weeks if needed.
Controls all stages of aphids, spider mites and whitefly, adult and nymph stages of thrips, caterpillars, mealybugs, scale insects and sugar ants.
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KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. May irritate skin and cause skin sensitization responses. Product may cause eye irritation and may aggravate pre-existing skin conditions. Flush affected area with plenty of water. Get medical attention if irritation persists. Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Use only in well ventilated areas. Wear gloves when handling this product.
Do not reuse empty container. Dispose of empty container with household garbage.
May be applied to vegetables up to the day before harvest. Wash produce before consuming. If concerned about sensitivity of unlisted plants (e.g. delicate ferns), test spray a portion of the plant a few days before spraying larger areas.
Using with Other Products
Use with the Scotts® Dial ‘N Spray® Hose-End Sprayer or any standard hand-held trigger sprayers, hand sprayers or backpack sprayer. Scotts® Dial ‘N Spray® Hose-End Sprayer*:
- Set the dial on the Dial ‘N Spray® applicator to 20 and follow label directions. Hand-held or backpack sprayers:
- Mix 20 mL (4 teaspoons) of concentrate with 1 litre of water.
Mix 20 mL (4 teaspoons) of concentrate with 1 litre of water.