Marathon® II

Greenhouse and Nursery Insecticide

Marathon II is a flowable formulation that allows for a foliar spray application on ornamentals and vegetable transplants for resale grown in the greenhouse or nursery. At very low rates Marathon II as a spray offers 3 to 4 weeks of control on sucking and piercing insects (aphids, whiteflies, and thrips).


Current state registrations

Marathon II - Greenhouse and Nursery Insecticide

Labeled for use on:

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


Insects controlled:

Aphids, whiteflies, thrips, mealybugs, soft scale.



250 mL container, 12 per case.



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

  • EPA Registration Number53883-232-59807
  • Restricted Entry Interval (REI)12 hours
  • Chemical FamilyNeonicotinoid
  • MOA4a
  • Active IngredientImidacloprid
  • Rate per 100 gallons1.7 fluid ounces
  • Rate per 1 gallon⅒ tsp (.5 mL)
  • ApplicationFoliar spray, broadcast spray or drench