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Grub Guard, 1 Million
Item# 05-292

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$22.95
Grub Guard, 6 Million
Item# 05-298

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$99.95

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Grub Guard Beneficial Nematodes Control Your Garden's Worst Enemy

  • Contains naturally occurring, beneficial microorganisms that help control Japanese beetles
  • Attacks the soil-dwelling, grub stage of the beetle
  • Starts working within 48 hours, keeps working all summer long
  • Sprayer not included; we recommend our hose-end Dial Sprayer

Japanese beetles are one of the most destructive garden pests. As adults, they ravage your flowers and vegetables. As young grubs they devour your lawn's root system, and they attract skunks and moles. Grub Guard beneficial nematodes are naturally occurring microorganisms that live in the soil, feeding on Japanese beetle grubs. Unlike chemical controls, they won't harm earthworms or most beneficial insects, and they are safe around pets. Single-application sponge. The 1 million size will treat 2,000 square feet; the 6 million size will treat 12,000 square feet.

Product Details
  • Contains two species of beneficial nematodes: Steinernema carpocapsae and Heterorhabditis bacteriophora
  • Sponge is 2-1/2" x 6"
  • 1 million size will treat 2,000 square feet
  • 6 million will treat 12,000 square feet
  • Also controls Colorado potato beetle grubs, cutworms, root weevils, flea larvae and other soil-dwelling insects

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:Grub Guard, 1 Million
 
4.1

(based on 150 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (61)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (59)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (16)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (6)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Safe (106)
  • Easy to use (60)
  • Eco-friendly (57)
  • Reduces number of pests (56)
  • Large coverage area (48)

Cons

  • Difficult to use (9)
  • Inefficient (6)
  • Messy (6)
  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Outdoors (63)
  • Bugs & insects (45)
  • Garden (22)
  • Lawn care (22)
  • Home (15)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Do-it-yourself (59), Avid gardener (52), Getting started (12), Novice (10), Avid do-it-yourselfer (7)

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5.0

Plan to use again next yr

By GML

from Twining, MI

About Me Do-It-Yourself

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Large Coverage Area
  • Portable
  • Reduces Number Of Pests
  • Safe

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Garden
    • Yard

    Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

    Treated our garden to reduce grubs that decimated our potatoes last yr.

     
    4.0

    I assume they are working

    By Shannon the garden lover

    from Baltimore, MD

    About Me Do-It-Yourself

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Reduces Number Of Pests
    • Safe

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home
      • Yard

      Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

      The Nematodes are shipped out and ready to use or ready to refrigerate.
      The instructions are easy to follow and application is easy if you have a sprayer. I used them last year and they seem to help keep grubs count down for beetles and bugs beneath the mulch and dirt from eating the roots. Since I have planted in several areas, I see less and less grubs.

      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Grubs ARE gone

      By Pat

      from St. Louis

      About Me Do-It-Yourself

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Grubs controlled, no moles fot two years.
      • Large Coverage Area
      • Reduces Number Of Pests

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Yard

        Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

        Must plan proper time of day and weather condition to apply.

         
        4.0

        Grub Guard

        By Sunshile

        from Lake City, Colorado 81235

        About Me Do-It-Yourself

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Large Coverage Area
        • Portable
        • Safe

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home
          • Yard

          Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

          The Grub Guard arrived very quickly. It was applied as soon as weather permited. It is too soon to know if it was effective. If the problem really is grubs, and the lawn spots fit the prscrition, hopefully we will know by next summer if we have made progress in solving the problem.
          Thanks for your help. Always love the calaloge.

           
          5.0

          Grub Guard Works!

          By Rach

          from Pocatello, Idaho

          About Me Do-It-Yourself

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Children Safe
          • Easy Application
          • Large Coverage Area
          • Pet Safe
          • Reduces Number Of Pests
          • Safe

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Home
            • Yard

            Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

            I have used Grub Guard for 5 years. Because of my cold winters, I apply every spring. I add food coloring to the mixture so I can see when I need to refill my hose-mounted sprayer and apply in the Spring in the evening. If your winter temperatures are mild you only need to apply this once. These little guys eat grubs, yum, and works so much better than any chemical I have tried. PET AND CHILDREN SAFE AND SAFE FOR YOU.

             
            4.0

            Use with small hive beetle control with honey bees

            By Roseann

            from Odessa delaware

            About Me Do-It-Yourself

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Reduces Number Of Pests
            • Safe

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Yard

              Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

              I use it under my hives to control small hive beetles. I have been using the product for three years and have all but eliminated small hi pave beetles in my apiary. Not sure if they winter over so have reapplied in the spring when the soil warms to about 60 degrees. Need to keep the soil moist so the nematodes will survive

               
              5.0

              I would buy this product again

              By Mary

              from Ohio

              About Me Do-It-Yourself

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Large Coverage Area
              • Portable
              • Reduces Number Of Pests
              • Safe

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Yard

                Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

                I was so glad to find a product that gets rid of grubs without a lot of chemicals.

                 
                5.0

                Use it every year

                By Jim

                from Pittsburgh PA

                About Me Do-It-Yourself

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Reduces Number Of Pests
                • Safe

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Yard

                  Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

                  I use this every year, tried other products from another company but this works on controlling grubs. I would recommend it to anyone.

                   
                  4.0

                  Can I be so lucky?

                  By Dan

                  from Hingham Massachusetts

                  About Me Do-It-Yourself

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Portable
                  • Reduces Number Of Pests

                  Cons

                  • Difficult To Use

                  Best Uses

                  • Home
                  • Yard

                  Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

                  Easy to apply, once you figure out the ,sometimes
                  conflicting steps of mixing and application. Several weeks later it appears to have been effective. No additional (spreading) patches of
                  brown grass. Hard to know how this awful dry season has played into this.

                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  3.0

                  I hope this product works for snails and slugs

                  By KLS

                  from Michigan

                  About Me Do-It-Yourself

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Large Coverage Area
                  • Snails Slugs Convenient S

                  Cons

                  • Works

                  Best Uses

                  • Not Sure
                  • Yard

                  Comments about : Grub Guard, 1 Million:

                  I have problems with slugs and snails. The slugs are fairly easy to control but small snails are not as they don't descend the plant every day so are not in contact with slug bait. This company used to sell slug control nematodes and I have been told the grub nematodes are the same, and to use the grub product. Hope it works.

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