Scimitar GC Insecticide | GreenCast | Syngenta

Product Overview

Scimitar GC Insecticides Offer Advanced Pyrethroid Technology

The proprietary formulation technology of Scimitar® insecticides, encapsulates the active ingredient, lambda-cyhalothrin, in small polymer capsules to protect it from the degrading effects of pH, sunlight and UV light. The result is superior control of insects in turf and ornamentals even after extended outdoor exposure.

Key Features

  • Time-released control of both surface and subsurface insects
  • Labeled to control more than 20 turf pests including ants, crickets, chiggers, fleas, grubs and ticks

Key Benefits

  • Advanced formulation results in fast-acting and longer residual control
  • Effectively controls broad range of both turf and ornamental insects
  • Can be applied on wide variety of use sites including residential lawns, institutional, public, commercial and industrial buildings, parks, recreational areas and athletic fields

News

03/15/2017

Take Immediate Action with Advion Fire Ant Bait

Ants on the golf course can cause a variety of problems, ranging from disruption of putting surfaces, damage to mower reels or painful stings to customers or workers. Fortunately, golf course superintendents have several options to effectively control these pests as part of their insecticide program.  Read more »


03/16/2016

WeevilTrak in 2016: Win the Fight Against ABW

Annual bluegrass weevils (ABW) are coming, so be ready this spring with WeevilTrak™ from Syngenta.  Read more »


01/13/2016

Western Flower Thrips

Western Flower Thrips (WFT - Frankliniella occidentalis) are often a problem year after year in greenhouse production. They are tough to manage during all crop growing stages, but even more so when crops are flowering.  Read more »


04/07/2015

Syngenta enhances WeevilTrak™ for improved annual bluegrass weevil management

Syngenta has added several new updates to WeevilTrak™, the interactive online monitoring tool for annual bluegrass weevil (ABW) tracking and control recommendations.  Read more »


Download Supporting Scimitar GC Documents

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Annual Bluegrass Weevil Optimum Control Strategy(PDF)

Features four insecticides with proven activity against ABW.

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Lawn Product Portfolio(PDF)

View the Syngenta portfolio of Fungicides, Herbicides, Insecticides and Plant Growth Regulators for lawn care.

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