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Bug-Geta 3.5 lb. Snail and Slug Killer

  • For best results, apply in the evening
  • Remains effective after rain or sprinkling for up to 3 weeks
  • No mixing or spraying required
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Product Overview

Kill snails and slugs with the easy-to-use Ortho Bug-Geta Snail & Slug Killer. No mixing or spraying required; simply spread the indicated amount of product around your vegetables, fruit trees, citrus, berries, ornamentals, shrubs, flowers, trees, or gardens, and control snail and slugs for up to 3 weeks. Remains effective even after rainfall. And, you can use Ortho Bug-Geta Snail & Slug Killer around pets and wildlife.
  • Kills snails and slugs
  • Effective for up to 3 weeks - even after rain or sprinkling
  • Convenient, easy-to-use formula requires no mixing or spraying
  • For use in greenhouses and around vegetables, fruit trees, citrus, berries, ornamentals, shrubs, flowers, trees and gardens
  • Can be used around pets and wildlife
  • This product is applicable for the following pest types: Ants, Snails and Slugs, Crickets, Cutworms, Armyworms, Earwigs, Sowbugs and Pillbugs, Millipedes

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Pest Common NameAntsAnts,Earwigs,Slugs,Snails,WormsSlugs,SnailsEarwigs,Slugs,Snails,Worms
Application TypeDustGranularGranularGranular
LocationLawnGardenGarden,Lawn,PerimeterGarden
Garden Pest LocationLawnsFlowers,Ornamentals,PerennialsFlowers,Lawns,Ornamentals,Perennials,ShrubsFlowers,Ornamentals,Perennials
Safe for EdiblesNoNoYesNo
Indoor/OutdoorOutdoorOutdoorOutdoorOutdoor
Concentrated or Ready to UseReady to useReady to useReady to useReady to use
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
3 in
Product Height (in.)
10.25 in
Product Width (in.)
7.5 in

Details

Application Type
Granular
Concentrated or Ready to Use
Ready to use
Garden Pest Location
Flowers,Ornamentals,Perennials
Indoor/Outdoor
Outdoor
Location
Garden
Organic
Non-Organic
Pack Size
11
Pest Common Name
Ants,Earwigs,Slugs,Snails,Worms
Pest Control Type
Lawn Insect Control
Primary Active Ingredient
Sulfur
Product Weight (oz.)
56 oz
Returnable
90-Day
Safe for Edibles
No
Safe for Pets
Yes

Questions & Answers

17Questions31Answers

Can you use this in a vegetable garden or does the poison get into the food?

Asked by al September 1, 2020
3
Answers

Thank you for your interest in Ortho Bug-Geta Snail and Slug Killer. This bait can be used around the certain vegetables, fruits and berries that are listed on the label. We encourage you to contact us at 877-220-3089 if there is anything else that we can assist you with.

Is this safe to use around Monarch Caterpillars?

Asked by rrjudi August 20, 2020
1
Answer

rrjudi, always make sure to use the Ortho Bug-Get-A Snail & Slug Killer. It is to be used to control a wide variety of snails and slugs.

Will it kill pincher bugs

Asked by Knightwalker1954 May 12, 2020
2
Answers

Thank you for your interest in Ortho Bug-Geta Snail and Slug Killer. This product is only listed to control a wide variety of snails and slugs. If you have any further questions or would like further assistance, please contact us at 877-220-3089 and one of our representatives would be glad to assist you.

Is it per friendly?

Asked by Mike June 29, 2019
5
Answers

It is NOT pet friendly. Put it under the deck where pets and any other animal can get at it. I put mine UNDER my deck. And made sure and amount went through the wide enough space between the deck slats.

Is it safe to use around edible garden?

Asked by Maryam May 8, 2019
4
Answers

Personally i would not use any chemicals around food

Does this product kill the good earthworms as well?

Asked by Badger May 8, 2019
4
Answers

not that I know of.

Is this poisonous for dogs my dog ate some

Asked by Michelle April 25, 2019
3
Answers

Always double check with your vet

Will this product kill pill bugs

Asked by Gloves April 14, 2019
3
Answers

Thank you for your interest in Ortho Bug-Geta Snail and Slug Killer. This product is only listed to control snails and slugs. We would be more than glad to recommend you a product that will better suit your needs. At your earliest convenience, please contact us at 877-220-3089 .

does Otho Bug-Geta contain Metaldehyde?

Asked by Jwh September 29, 2018
3
Answers

Read the label to see if that will answer your question.

Is this safe for lettuce?

Asked by Frank May 18, 2018
3
Answers

yes according to the instruc tion sheet lettuce is ok to use around.

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Customer Reviews

  • 4.3
    out of 278 reviews
  • 79% recommend this product
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I’ve used this product last 4 years on my hostas and they remain slug free and totally “unchecked...
I’ve used this product last 4 years on my hostas and they remain slug free and totally “unchecked” by slugs all summer long
by Jbb02
it really works and protects all my flowers!!!
it really works and protects all my flowers!!!
by Jo
3 people found this helpful
I have used Bug-Geta before, so I knew how great it is. I have so many snails and nothing else I'...
I have used Bug-Geta before, so I knew how great it is. I have so many snails and nothing else I've tried works as well.
by DANA
2 people found this helpful
Snail Invasion Protection
Bug-Geta has eliminated the threat of snails and slugs invading my garden. I rest easier knowing Bud-Geta is on guard.
by Offroadnutz
very effective killing the snails in my flower bed. ...
very effective killing the snails in my flower bed. i use this every year.
by randy
looking foward to its application. its to soon to apply....
looking foward to its application. its to soon to apply.
by FRANK
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Rating provided by a verified purchaser
by HomeDepotCustomer
It works well, but you have to re-apply about every...
It works well, but you have to re-apply about every 4 weeks to keep ahead of snails.
by Liseb
Love the easy pour bag. Works great...
Love the easy pour bag. Works great
by HomeDepotCustomer
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