Merit provides the industry’s longest-lasting grub control at exceptionally low use rates. This product gives outstanding residual control of numerous ornamental pests – it interferes with nerve impulses and disrupts insect behavior. Pests stop feeding, stop reproducing, and eventually die.
The No. 1 insecticide in the turf and ornamental market
Broad-spectrum systemic action
Outstanding preventive and curative control
Long residual activity
Usage rates up to 96% lower than many registered soil insecticides
Turf pests:Billbug larvae; European crane fly; hairy chinch bugs; mole crickets; white grubs, including Japanese beetle, black turfgrass ataenius, Northern masked chafer, Southern masked chafer, European chafer, oriental beetle, May and June beetles
Ornamental pests:Adelgids, aphids, Asian long-horned beetle, borers, elm leaf beetles, emerald ash borer, hemlock woolly adelgid, Japanese and other leaf-feeding beetles, lace bugs, leafhoppers, leafminers, mealybugs, pine tip moth, royal palm bug, sawfly larvae, scale insects, thrips (suppression), vine weevils, whiteflies