For a similar product containing Beauveria bassiana, see Botanigard ES.
is an insecticide containing spores of the insect-killing fungus Beauveria bassiana
GHA strain. It is specifically formulated for use in organic agriculture and is OMRI Listed.
The benefits of using a spore based insecticide are that it is compatible with beneficial insects, it stays where you put it and it can be used up to the day of harvest. MYCOTROL® O
has been registered for use against a wide variety of soft-bodied pests such as whitefly, thrips, aphids, psyllids, leafhoppers, mealybugs, scarab beetles, plant bugs and weevils. Has also been shown to be effective against many other pests.
Contains 10.9% spores of Beauveria bassiana
Pests and IPM:
This product works as a knockdown
control for the following: Leafhopper (Empoasca sp
This product works as a biological
control for the following: Alfalfa Weevil (Hypera postica Gyllenhal
), Aphids (Mult
), Bean Leaf Beetle (Cerotoma trifurcata
), Beet Leafhopper (Circulifer tenellus
), Black Vine Weevil (Otiorhynchus sulcatus
), Cabbage Looper (Trichoplusia ni
), Cabbage Worm (Pieris rapae
), California Laurel Aphid (Euthoracaphis umbellulariae
), Cane Borer (Mult
), Chinch Bug (3 different species within the Lygaeidae family
), Colorado Potato Beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata
), Corn Borer (aka European Corn Borer) (Ostrinia nubilalis
), Corn Borer (aka Southwestern Corn Borer) (Diatraea grandiosella
), Cucumber Beetle (Spotted) (Diabrotica undecimpunctata howardi
), Cucumber Beetle (Striped) (Acalymma vittatum
), Diamondback Moth (Plutella xylostella
), European Chafer (Rhizotrogus majalis
), European Corn Borer (aka Corn Borer) (Ostrinia nubilalis
), Flea Beetle (Chaetocnema confines
), Grape Leafhopper (Erythroneura elegantula
), Grasshopper (Gryllus
), Greenhouse whitefly (Trialeurodes vaporariorum
), Grubs (Mult
), Harlequin Bugs (Murgantia histrionica
), June Bugs (Phyllophaga sp.
), Lace Bugs (Corythucha sp
), Leafhopper (Circulifer tenellus
), Mealybug (Pseudococcus sp
), Mole Crickets (Scapteriscus sp
), Pecan weevil (Pecan weevil
), Potato Leafhopper (Empoasca fabae
), Potato Leafhopper; Bean Jassid (Empoasca fabae
), Psyllids (Mult
), Root Weevil (Otiorhynchus sp.
), Silverleaf whitefly (Bemisia sp
), Strawberry Root Weevil (Otiorhynchus ovatus
), Sweet Potato Whitefly (Bemisia tabaci
), Tarnished Plant Bug (Lygus lineolaris
), Thrips (Franklinothrips sp
), Weevils (Mult
), White Grubs (Cyclocephala sp.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Outdoors, Crops, Orchards & Vineyards, Nursery, Greenhouse, Grow Room, Hydroponics, Aquaponics, Pond & Environment, Interiorscapes, Container Plants, Houseplants
Read label instructions for specific application rates.
For planning purposes this product can be used at rates between ¼ to 1 quart per acre.
This product cannot be shipped via US Mail.