Marathon® 1% G

Greenhouse and Nursery Insecticide

Marathon 1% G is a highly-active insecticide that demonstrates systemic activity in plants when applied to the soil surface or incorporated into the media. It offers up to 12 weeks of residual control on ornamentals plants for resale grown in the greenhouse or nursery.


Current state registrations

Marathon 1% G - Greenhouse and Nursery Insecticide

Labeled for use on:

Ornamentals, non-bearing fruit and nut trees, and vegetable transplants in greenhouses, nurseries and interior plantscapes.


Insects controlled:

Aphids, whiteflies, thrips, mealybugs, soft scale.



5 lbs. container, 4 per case and 50 lbs. drum.



Watering, timing, and rotation are keys to making a successful application.

  • EPA Registration Number432-1329-59807
  • Restricted Entry Interval (REI)12 hours
  • Chemical FamilyNeonicotinoid
  • MOA4a
  • Active IngredientImidacloprid
  • Rate (see label)⅛ - 1 ½ teaspoons per pot depending on size
  • ApplicationTopical or incorporated into media