Ortho MAX Fire Ant Killer Broadcast Granules, 11.5 lbs

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By: Ortho
Walmart #: 001657833
Ortho MAX Fire Ant Killer Broadcast Granules, 11.5 lbs

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  • Controls new fire ant mounds from forming for up to 6 months
  • Kills mounds and the queen
  • About this item

    Controls new fire ant mounds from forming for up to 6 months. Kills mounds and the queen. Treats up to 5,000 sq. ft.

    About this item

    Controls new fire ant mounds from forming for up to 6 months. Kills mounds and the queen. Treats up to 5,000 sq. ft.

    Ortho MAX Fire Ant Killer Broadcast Granules, 11.5 lbs:

    • Overview and Benefits:
    • Available Sizes:
      • 11.5 lbs. Bag
    • How to Use:
      • Broadcast Treatment: apply uniformly over your lawn using the suggested spreader settings
      • Water lawn after application to wash granules from the lawn foliage
      • If the soil is not moist, it is important to irrigate before application
    • When to Apply:
      • For best results, apply during the morning or late evening when it is cool and the ants are most active
      • Apply when temperatures are between 65 degrees F and 80 degrees F
    • How Often to Apply:
      • Controls fire ants for 6 months
      • For extended fire ant control, apply Ortho Fire Ant Killer in spring and late summer
    • Where to Use:
      • For use on residential lawns
    • Where Not to Use:
      • For residential lawn use only
    • Coverage Area:
      • Treats up to 5,000 square feet
    • What It Controls:
      • Insects: kills the following types of ants: fire ants, Argentine, odorous, pyramid, pavement, red harvester
    • Packaging:
      • Bag
    • Active Ingredients:
      • 0.20% Bifenthrin
    • This is not the product label, always read and follow the product label before use


    Model No.: 0257560PM
    Shipping Weight (in pounds): 11.5
    Walmart No.: 1657833

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    works the first time

    Customer review by ddallman

    5.0 stars 5/19/2012 by ddallman
    by ddallman

    this product works the first time and there is no need to keep reapplying. excellent value.

    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    No more stinging!

    Customer review by BrendaKing521

    5.0 stars 10/16/2012 by BrendaKing521
    by BrendaKing521

    Before using this product we had fire ants throughout our lawn and garden area. We could hardly walk outside! Once we started using the Ortho Max the ants disappeared and stayed away for months! We were grateful to be able to walk in our yard again!

    Miami, FL, USA
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    I had mound after mound after using the granules on the mounds they disappeared and haven't came back yet..

    Customer review by cclmlr

    5.0 stars 9/30/2014 by cclmlr
    by cclmlr

    Great product for the money I would recommend to anyone for getting rid of ant mounds and fire ants

    Would recommend to a friend? Yes

    Customer review by Chasse54

    5.0 stars 6/26/2015 by Chasse54
    by Chasse54

    Works fast! Might not last the full 6 months but better than any other product out there.

    Collierville, TN, USA
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    great product, will use again

    Customer review by SJ

    4.0 stars 10/1/2014 by SJ
    by SJ

    used this product recently. It had not rained after a couple of months. after the rain, I did broadcast the product the product over the yard. in this particular case the ants continued to thrive and multiply. will be doing another application with another bag of product

    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
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