Nemassist Black Vine Weevil Treatment - 35 Million


Nemassist Black Vine Wevil Treatment01
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  • Added: November 11, 2014 12:40 am
  • Black Vine Weevil can be one of the most damaging insect pests to Mediterranean type plants in Southern Australia. Adults are flightless and feed at night. They can lay up to 1000 eggs without mating.
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  • $55

Black Vine Weevil can be one of the most damaging insect pests to Mediterranean type plants in Southern Australia. Adults are flightless and feed at night. They can lay up to 1000 eggs without mating.

Plants most affected include, Rhododendrons, Azaleas, Camellias, herbaceous perennials, Cyclamen and many bedding plants.

Notching of the foliage and damaged roots and tubers are the most common telltale signs of the adult or larvae.

The nematode is naturally occurring and mass reared. For Black Vine Weevil we recommend Heterorhabditis bacteriophora as the preferred nematode.

These natural predators won’t harm people, pets, plants or beneficial insects.

Apply at a rate of 35 Million nematodes per 100 – 125 m2.

Armyworm are best treated when the larvae are visible. Soil temperature needs to be above 12C at the time of application for the beneficial nematodes to be active.

Apply by watering can, pump sprayer or knap sack after removing any fine filters. (< 0.5 mm). They can also be applied with some brands of hose end sprayers.

Store unused product in a household refrigerator for up to 3-4 weeks after arrival.

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