Preventing Vine Weevil Larvae
Having trouble with garden pests? These biological control products will ensure that pests stop killing your plants.
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Vine Weevil Larvae: Control with Parasitic Nematodes (Heter) BC07 This pest feeds underground on roots and stem-bases from mid/late summer through winter, severely weakening or killing plants. Mainly a problem in container plants, but can cause serious damage to some plants in borders and to strawberries. Larvae are "C" shaped, cream coloured with a brown head. Control with Parasitic Nematodes (Heterorhabditis sp.)BC07: Microscopic transparent worms which feed and multiply inside the larva, not visible with a hand lens. Dilute with water before use. Must be applied to moist compost/soil between August and October. a follow up treatment may be applied between April and May.