Ortho® Tree & Shrub Insect Control Granules
Overview & Benefits
For easy insect control on your trees and shrubs, use Ortho® Tree & Shrub Insect Control Granules*. One application will give you season-long control of listed insects, including Emerald Ash Borer. The product also kills aphids, leaf beetles, leafminers, scale, whiteflies, and listed others. Ortho® Tree & Shrub Insect Control Granules* is also labeled for use on potted plants.
*Not for sale in NY
- Product Specs
Treats 8 trees that measure 8 inches around trunk; Treats 9 shrubs that are 2 feet tall
Where to use
Outdoors on newly planted or established ornamental plants, trees and shrubs planted in the landscape or in containers.
How to use
Evenly distribute the product on the soil surface within one and a half feet of the base of the plant.
Only apply to moist soil. Do not apply to dry, saturated or frozen soil or when plants are not actively growing and taking up water from soil.
For plants grown in the ground: Apply evenly on the soil around the base of plant within 18 inches of the trunks
Trees: 1/3 to 2/3 cup per inch of diameter of trunk. Apply at base of tree and water the granules to move the insecticide into the soil. For multi-stemmed trees, add the diameter for all stems together to determine the total diameter to be treated.
For Shrubs: 1/4 to 1/3 cup per foot of shrub height
Where not to use
Do not apply near fish pools, ponds, streams or lakes.
Do not apply to soils which are frozen, waterlogged, or saturated which will reduce delivery of product into the root zone of the plants.
Do not apply to bearing fruit trees or bearing nut trees.
Not for sale, sale into, distribution and/or use in Nassau, Suffolk, Kings, and Queen counties in the state of New York.
When to apply
When insects begin to appear.
How often to apply
Do not make more than 1 application per year.
- Kills listed Insects and Prevents Reinfestation
- Kills emerald ash border, aphids, leaf beatles, leafminers, scale, whiteflies and other listed insects.
Adelgids, Aphids, Borers including Emerald Ash Borer, Fungus Gnats, Lacebugs, Leafhoppers, Leaf Beetles (excluding Asian Longhorned Beetles), Leafminers, Mealybugs, Psyllids, Root Weevils, Scales, Thrips, Whiteflies, White Grubs
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For use on shade trees and other ornamental trees. For use on shrubs and container plants in outdoor landscapes and interior plantscapes.
This is not the product label. Always read and follow the product label before use.