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Systemic Insecticides

Systemic Insecticides allow the insecticide (liquid or granules) to be taken into the root system, and spread through the entire plant. The systemic will stay inside the plant.

What advantages do systemics have ?

  • If you use an insecticide that is not classified as a systemic, it will only stay on the surface of the plant. A systemic Insecticide works from the inside to the outside.
  • The entire plant (not just surface ) is protected against pests.
  • Long term benefits
  • Using a systemic insecticide will protect the insecticide against rain and sunlight because it resides inside the plant's stem, leaves or blades.
  • We carry Imidacloprid and Glyphosate in herbicides and insecticides.

Uses of systemic insecticides

Many people like to use systemic insecticides to control pests on grass, shrubs, lawns, ornamentals, trees to war against Japanese beetles, mole crickets, grubs, white grubs and various other pests.

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  1. Surrender Acephate Fire Ant

    Acephate 75 SP  is an agricultural and fire ant insecticide.
    Acephate 75 SP  works great killing fire ants ! One 1 lb can kills up to 108 fire ant mounds
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  2.  Imidacloprid 75 WSB (4 x 1.6 ounces)

    Starting at: $28.54

    With Quali-Pro's Imidacloprid 75 WSB, save money as you compare it to Bayer's Merit 75 brand. This 75% imidacloprid insecticide in water soluble packets is used for foliar and systemic insect control in landscape ornamentals, turfgrass (Including sod farms), interior plantscapes and fruit and nut trees.

    For reliable control of pests such as Japanese Beetles, Emerald Ash Boers, Hemlock Wooly Adelgid and Bronze Birch Borers, nothing beats Imidacloprid 75 WSB or Merit 75. Quali-Pro's Imidacloprid 75 offers a great value and is very easy to apply.

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  3. Bonide Annual Tree & Shrub Insect Control

    Starting at: $25.95

    Bonide's Annual Tree and Shrub Insect Control is a systemic concentrate that moves to the roots of the tree or shrub, providing protection from such insects as adelgids, miners, whiteflies, Emerald Ash Borers, Asian Longhorned Beetles and more listed insects. Annual Tree and Shrub Insect Control will also give protection for new growth, as well. It will provide protection on one year.

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  4. Acephate 97UP Systemic Insecticide (97% Orthene)

    Starting at: $21.50

    Acephate 97UP Systemic Insecticide - Orthene

    This orthene insecticide works on turf, ornamental and tree insect pests. It is also highly effective on ants, imported fire ants, crickets, cockroaches, earwigs, firebrats, pantry pest, wasp and sowbugs. Acephate 97 UP is a low odor formulation and controls over 125 listed pests on the product label.

    Acephate 97 UP, as a water soluble, systemic insecticide that is absorbed by plant roots and foliage, providing systemic control of feeding insects. Insects are controlled through ingestion.

    Acephate 97UP is an insecticide for control of pests on selected agricultural crops an in certain non-crop areas.

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  5. Zylam Liquid Insecticide
    $145.00

    Zylam Liquid with dinotefuran is also a neonicotinoid insecticide like Safari SG and Zylam SG. Zylam liquid is labeled for bark banding, soil injection and foliar spraying. Zylam controls a broad spectrum of chewing and sucking insects, such as scale, armored scales, aphids, borers, thrips, lace bugs, mealybugs and caterpillars and other listed insects that infest landscape ornamentals and turf.

    Zylam Liquid Systemic Insecticide provides rapid, systemic control. This rapid feature is critical in the control of armored scales. Because Zylam liquid has translaminar activity, it is able to move to the underside of leaves, killing those insects that are hidden.

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  6. Zylam 20 SG
    $289.00

    Zylam 20 SG is a soluble granule formulation of 20% dinotefuran. Dinotefuran is a neonicotinoid insecticide with suburb control of Turfgrass pests such as mole crickets, European crane flies, billbugs and annual bluegrass weevils that damage turfgrass. Dinotefuran works both by ingestion and contact, resulting in the termination of feeding and death shortly afterwards. This systemic is fast acting that moves from the soil to the plant.

    Zylam is fast acting, as it translocates quickly within the vascular tissue of the turfgrass; provides control in as little as two days for some insects. Zylam 20 SG can be sprayed on the upper surfaces of a blade of turfgrass , and it moves to the underside. One the key features of Zylam 20 SG are the rapid plant uptake and translocation properties.

    Although both Safari SG and Zylam 20 SG have the same active ingredient, 20% dinotefuran. Zylam 20 SG does not have a label for treating hemlock wooly adelgid (HWA), applied directly to the trunk of trees. Zylam is labeled for foliar and systemic insect control in turfgrass only.

    Easy To Use

    This soluble granule formulation is easy to use; dissolving completely in water. The granules are dust free. The convenient 2.7 packaging will cover 1 acre. Zylam should be watered in after application.

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  7. Instant Soap and Water

    Instant Soap 'n Water

    This foaming cleanser is a ready to use soap for hands and surfaces. It has hundreds of uses. Instant Soap 'n Water contains natural saponified soaps and smells great.

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  8. Bonide's  Dura Turf Insect & Grub Control

    Starting at: $35.95

    Bonide's Dura Turf Insect & Grub Control with both imidaclorprid and Lambda Cyhalothrin kills kills 43 types of lawn damaging insects above and below the soil surface. Some ot the insects that this long lasting and quick kill granulated insecticide include grubs(Japanese Beetle Grubs, Green June Beelte Grubs) , fleas, Billbugs, pill bugs, chinch bugs, cutworms and more. This turf insect and grub control product has a wide application window for best results, since timing is not as critical.

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  9. core tect  tree and shrub tablets
    $112.80

    CoreTect Tree & Shrub Tablets are an investment in healthy trees and shrubs.Core Tect with controlled release imidacloprid is not only a long residual but is found in tablet form for convenience. Use Coretect tablets when planting or on established plants.The Imidacloprid in Core Tect Tree & Shrub works as a systemic, an ideal treatment for tree and shrubs against insects.

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  10. Dominion 2L - 27.5 oz.

    Starting at: $24.54

    Active ingredient in Dominion 2L is Imidacloprid 21.4 which is a neonicotinoid, which is a class of neuro-active insecticides modeled after nicotine.

    Dominion 2L Insecticide (Imidacloprid 21.4)

    Dominion 2L is one of the most versatile, effective, and economical insecticides on the market. Dominion 2L contains imidacloprid which is a non-repellent. We have recommended it for years against termites and ants, and it continues to prove effective. Ants and termites can't detect the Dominion 2L Insecticide, so they crawl through it, and unknowingly track it back to the nest. Once there it eliminates the entire colony. For termite control, an average house would need 100 gallon yield, using 4 gallons per 10 linear feet. The exterior perimeter label of Dominion 2L which allows you to focus your treatments where termite infestations are most likely to occur .

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