Jump to Top

Borers Insecticide

Buprestidae Insecticide

Description of Borers (Buprestidae):
Borers are a class of wood-boring insects that are among the most destructive to trees and shrubs. Technically speaking, most "borers" are just the larvae of certain beetles and moths. They feed under the bark of wood through a series of tunnels. They only rarely infest healthy plants, preferring plants that are stressed by things like drought, sunscald, injury, or soil compaction.
According to the manufacturer approved labels: The following insecticide, applied at the listed application rates, will control Borers.
| More Info | View Label
Spot Treatment
Label Rate:
0.1% mixture
Cost Effectiveness:
Makes 125 gallons
at a cost of
$0.24 per gallon
To control Boxelder Bugs, Elm Leaf Beetles, Gypsy Moth Caterpillars, apply Demon Max as a 0.1% emulsion. Spray tree trunks, building siding or wherever pests congregate, thoroughly, but not to the point of run-off.
Borers and Bark Beetles: To prevent infestation of trees and woody ornamentals, spray the bark, thoroughly, but not to the point of run-off using a 0.1% Demon Max emulsion.

Questions & Comments
Log in or sign up to leave comment   Log In  Sign Up