Fertilome BORER, BAGWORM, TENT CATERPILLAR & LEAFMINER SPRAY is intended for control of Worms (Caterpillars) and other listed Insects. Fertilome BORER, BAGWORM, TENT CATERPILLAR & LEAFMINER SPRAY does not significantly impact predatory benefi cial Insects, predatory Mites, and Spiders while controlling target pests. Susceptible insect pests may be observed on plants up to several hours
after treatment, but will have ceased active feeding before being killed. This product is classifi ed as an organic substance by the USDA National Organic Standards Board.
|Active Ingredient:||Spinosad .5%|
|Target pests:||Kills Leafminers, Borers, Leaf Rollers, Thrips, Worms (Caterpillars), Colorado Potato Beetle and other listed insects on Vegetables, Fruit and Citrus. Kills Armyworms, Sod Webworms, Cat Flies, Loopers, Bagworms, Tent Caterpillars and other listed insects on Lawns and Ornamental Trees, Shrubs and Flowers.|
|For use in:||Use on Citrus, Fruits, Vegetables & Lawns, Ornamental Trees, Shrubs & Flowers.|
|Manufactured By:||VPG (UPC: 732221100831)|
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4 of 5 people found this review helpful:
Worked for bagworms
By Darren in New York on August 17, 2012
Had some bagworms running wild on my arborvitaes. This spray did the trick on large sized bagworms. Sprayed maybe two weeks ago and it looks like I got them all.
3 of 4 people found this review helpful:
July 29, 2013
This worked perfectly for getting rid of the Bagworms. I only applied it once and in less than 2 days, they were gone! No more wiggling bags.....empty bags or dead inside. :-) I highly recommend this product if you want to save your expensive plants! Very little is needed, so this will last for years to come.
1 of 3 people found this review helpful:
fertilone borer spray
By d in fort smith ar on May 18, 2012
I was pleased with the service provided. I'm sure I'll order from here again.
1 of 2 people found this review helpful:
BEST EVER USED
By Terry in beech island, sc on July 8, 2012
I used this product on my corn and found no insect damage at all , great product and will buy again .Also the service was great!!!!
1 of 2 people found this review helpful:
Leaf Miner Spray
September 2, 2013
I used it two times on 3 Satsuma's, 1 lemon, and one naval orange tree and it did not resolve the problem. I'm going to try Marathon next.
0 of 1 people found this review helpful:
fertilome borer,bagworm,tent caterpillar& leaf miner spray
By Milton in ventress, la. on March 12, 2013
purchased this product specifically to control fruit flies. much cheaper than other products containing the active ingredient spinosad. worked perfectly!would highly recommend. thanks for a great product at a very reasonable price.
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August 22, 2012Barry from Mt Juliet Tn asked:
QCan this be applied in a fogger?
I have about 230 leyland cypress tress about 30 ft tall. It is very difficult to spray with a hose end sprayer, I have to climb a ladder to get the spray to reach the top of each tree. I am considering a Stihl SR 450 fogger for application.
AAccording to the manufacturer Ferti-lome BORER, BAGWORM, TENT CATERPILLAR & LEAFMINER SPRAY may be applied with trigger sprayer, hand-held, backpack, or hose-end sprayers only.
December 19, 2013Flo asked:
QI am looking for a spray to kill the walnut husk fly. Will this spray do the job?
AFertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray is labeled for treating walnut husk fly. The active ingredient, Spinosad, is great for walnut husk fly control. Please refer to the product label for complete application instructions.
December 27, 2013E from Dekalb Texas asked:
QPre-emergent spray for web worms and borers on peach trees?
May 2, 2012Johnmark from Dunnellon, Fl. asked:
QWill Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf miner Spray control pickleworms?
Our winter wasn't very strong and the heat has set in early. I have a bad infestation of pickleworms in my cucumber plants! My local agricultural division of the local college, University of Florida recommended a farm pesticide called Entrust, which has the same active ingredient Spinosad, and said it is OMRI listed, and I am trying to grow as organically as possible. Is this safe to use and popularly effective?
AFertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf miner Spray is not labeled for pickleworms specifically but it is labeled for worms in general on cucumbers. We have not had any feedback on efficacy for pickleworms but you can contact the manufacturer, VPG, directly to see if they have found their product to be effective for pickleworms. You can reach VPG at 888-583-5296.
March 21, 2014George from Bucks Co. Pa. asked:
QI want to kill the borers that attack my rhododendron and dogwoods. Which is best - Spinosad or Permethrin?
AHi-Yield Indoor/Outdoor Broad Use Insecticide with 10% Permethrin Insecticide is labeled for and recommended for Rhododendron Borers. Please click on the product label link for additional application and mixing instructions. Hi-Yield Indoor/Outdoor 10% Product Label
July 29, 2014Laura from Tulsa, Ok asked:
Qsystemic bagworm treatment
AWe would recommend doing a foliar treatment for bagworms. Fertolome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Catepillar and Leafminer Spray is an exceppt product that does not significantly impact predatory beneficial insects. You will use 2 fl. oz. per gallon of water. This product can be edibles, lawns, ornamental trees, flowers and shrubs. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.
June 24, 2012Kim from Jerico Springs, Mo asked:
QIs Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf miner Spray harmful to animals?
Will it kill them or make them sick? Is it safe for veggies growing close or under trees you intend to treat?
AAccording to the Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar and Leaf Miner MSDS small amounts swallowed incidentally are not likely to cause injury. Be sure to keep animals out of the area while you are applying the product and they can safely return to the area as soon as it is dry. This product is labeled to be used on many types of vegetables so it should not be a problem if you get some over-spray on the plants. Please take a few minutes to read the Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray product label for complete instructions.
May 31, 2014Ron from Marion Arkansas asked:
QWhat is there that will kill bore worms?
I use to have a tool that you hooked to a water hose put the bore worm pellets in side of it and push it deep in the ground around the Drip zone, would use so many tablets per size of the tree. I can't find these anymore and was wondering, do you have anything similar to kill bore worms?
June 10, 2014Chuck from Van Vleck, Tx. asked:
QI have squash bugs in my garden and I was wondering if Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Mine
AFertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray can be used for squash bugs. Please review page 6 of the product label for application.
May 15, 2013Tom from Park City, Utah asked:
QIs Fertilome Borer & Bagworm Spray the right product for controlling borers on Aspens?
I got quite a few borers on some of my Aspens others have none yet. I want to try getting rid of the ones I have and also prevent them from getting to my other trees.
AFertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray is a great product to treat borers. however, Aspens are not on the label so we recommend contacting the manufacturer VPG at 888-583-5296 to verify.
March 11, 2014Yg asked:
QIs Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray effective against Cherry Fruit Fly?
AFertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray is not labeled for Cherry Fruit Flies. You can use Malathion 57% for any pest listed on the product label including the cherry fruit fly as long as you are using it on listed plants or areas. Be sure to read over the Malathion 57% product label for complete usage instructions.
July 13, 2013Chris from Springfield, Mo asked:
QWhat is the ratio for Borer/Bagworm spray to water - I have my bottle, just lost the directions? Thank you!!
AWe are assuming you are referring to the Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar and Leaf Miner Spray (that's a mouth full). The mix ratio for this product is 2 ounces to one gallon of water. Please let us know if you have any other questions.
September 30, 2014Joseph from United States asked:
QWill Fertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray kill rhododendron stem borer larve?
AFertilome Borer, Bagworm, Tent Caterpillar & Leaf Miner Spray is not labeled for rhododendron stem borer larve. We would recommend using Hi-Yield Indoor/Outdoor 10% Permethrin Insecticide. It is specifically labeled for rhododendron stem borer. It is labeled to be used on indoor/outdoors ornamental plants, trees, shrubs, and listed fruits and vegetables.