Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower - Questions & Answers

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  • Asked by Nancy from Dayton, Maine
    07/28/2013
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    What is the mixing ratio of Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower - Concentrate?
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    You want to mix 1 fl oz of Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower - Concentrate per one gallon water.
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    162 of 180 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Shane from Virginia
    05/18/2013
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    How long can you use this product before harvest?
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    Bonide Eight can be applied up to 7 days before harvest. Let us know if you have any other questions.
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    35 of 43 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Mike
    10/06/2016
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    Is Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit, and Flower safe to use on the lawn around my dog?
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    Yes, Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is safe for pets and children as long as they are out of the area while you are treating, and until the product dries. 

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    34 of 40 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Kimberly
    05/24/2019
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    Will Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower hurt honey bees ?
    Will this product harm in or kill honey bee hives ? Is this product honey bee safe ?
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    Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is not really selective so it could potentially harm bees or other pollinators if care is not taken during application.  It should not be applied while the pollinators are present, and should be applied in the early morning or late evening when pollinators are least active.  

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    34 of 35 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by George from Stafford, Ct
    08/12/2012
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    Will Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower kill squash bugs?
    What is the dilution rate?
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    Bonide Eight Insect Control is labeled for controlling squash bugs and should work well when used as directed on the product label. Use 2 fl. oz of product in 1 gal of water and apply as needed to ensure uniform coverage. Do not exceed 8 applications per season. This can be applied up to the day of harvest.

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    22 of 27 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Jan from Mishicot, Wi
    06/30/2014
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    How long should I wait before watering after I apply Bonide Eight Insect Control?
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    You should wait until the product is completely dry before watering the lawn after using Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower-Concentrate.

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    20 of 26 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Ron from Dayton,tn
    05/17/2013
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    I do not see application for grren beans or peas. Can thi product be used on them?
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    Since Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is not labeled for use on beans and peas, we recommend contacting Bonide at 800-536-8231 to verify this product is safe to use on beans and peas
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    14 of 31 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Julie from Ny
    06/18/2016
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    How long will it take to remove aphids using Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower if it is a moderate infestation?
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    Exactly how many applications of a product such as Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower that you will need will depend on many factors. The life cycle of aphids is around 7-14 days, so you are usually applying at this frequency, making sure to get thorough coverage of all leaf surfaces with each application. You will need to reapply until you no longer find insects with thorough inspection of the target plants. Be sure to follow the product label instructions regarding frequency, maximum applications, and pre-harvest intervals.

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    13 of 13 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Mary from Mpls Mn
    09/03/2015
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    How often can I repeat a spray application of Bonide Eight to my patio hibiscus bush?
    I am trying to kill aphids.
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    Per the product label, applications of Bonide Eight Insect Control can be repeated as necessary for aphids at intervals of 4-8 days, not to exceed 16 applications per season.

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    11 of 13 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Kay from Pawnee City, Ne
    07/16/2017
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    Can Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower be used on green beans?
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    No, Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is not labeled for use on green beans. 

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    10 of 15 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Mary from Manton
    09/11/2017
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    Is Bonide Eight organic or chemical free?
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    Bonide Eight is neither organic nor chemical-free.  You can find our full selection of natural and organic products here

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    8 of 16 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Glen from Tryon
    07/13/2017
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    Will Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower used on vegetable garden hurt bee pollinators?
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    Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is not really selective so it could potentially harm bees or other pollinators if care is not taken during application.  It should not be applied while the pollinators are present, and should be applied in the early morning or late evening when pollinators are least active.  

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    7 of 7 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Kathy from Ga
    04/26/2016
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    Will Bonide Eight Insect Control control plum curculio?
    I have peaches already formed on my tree. 3 dropped this morning and I suspect plum curculio. Also, it it too late this season to spray??
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    Yes, Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is labeled to control plum curculio when used as directed on the product label.   Apply when insects appear. Wet the plants to the dripping point. Try to hit underside of leaves and penetrate dense foliage

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    7 of 8 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Paul from Hurst, Texas
    09/24/2016
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    Will Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower kill grubs?
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    Yes, Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is labeled for grubs. It is on the product label under several crops. Please be sure to check that your particular crop is listed on the label. 

     

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  • Asked by Mike from Kalkaska, Mi
    06/18/2018
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    Can Bonide Eight be applied to apple trees while fruit is growing?
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    No, Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower cannot be applied to apple trees while the fruit is growing.  The product label states to repeat as required to maintain control, do not make more than 3 applications per year and do not apply after petal fall.

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    7 of 10 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Catherine from Edina, Mn
    04/27/2018
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    Can I use Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower in my hose-end sprayer?
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    Bonide Eight Insect Control can be used in a hose end sprayer if it can be set to the correct dilution rate.  Please refer to the product label for complete information on rates for your needs.

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    7 of 8 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Jan from Burlington, Ia
    07/08/2019
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    What is the mix ratio of Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and flower when treating for japense beetle?
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    You will mix 1 oz of Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower per 1 gallon of water.

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    6 of 6 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Sheila from Kingston, Ma
    07/01/2019
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    What time of day should I apply the Bonide Eight Insect Control to my flowers?
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    Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower should be applied before temperatures reach above 80, so in the morning or evening is best to prevent injury to plants.

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    6 of 6 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by Christine from Herington, Ks
    08/24/2018
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    How safe is Bonide Eight for my dogs?
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    Bonide Eight Insect Control Vegetable, Fruit and Flower is pet safe when used as directed.  Pets should be out of the area during application and until everything is dry. 

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    6 of 6 people found this answer helpful.
  • Asked by David from United States
    03/22/2014
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    What is the best product to kill strawberry root weevil?
    Best product? How often is product applied?
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    You should hand remove any adults by searching the plants at night with a flashlight, Drop the active adults into  a bucket of soapy water. For the juveniles you can help control them with a fast acting product such as Bonide Eight in One concentrate spray. 
    Use 1 ½ fl. oz. in 1 gal. Allow 14 days between last application and harvest. Make no more than 8 foliar applications per growing season
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    5 of 6 people found this answer helpful.
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