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Beneficial nematodes

Posted by Richard78 10a-Ft. Lauderdale (My Page) on
Sun, Sep 4, 11 at 16:52

Ever used them, and if so what success did you have? I'm considering them for Leaf Notcher weevils. See my What's this bug? post below.

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RE: Beneficial nematodes

Do you mean the Sri Lanka weevil?

You can try carbaryl, acephate or an
insecticide that contains a pyrethroid labeled
for leaf-feeding insects

This is just one of many links on

Here is a link that might be useful: A NEW LEAF-NOTCHER IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD

RE: Beneficial nematodes

Thanks for the article. I was thinking until I controlled the larvae underground with nematodes I was fighting a losing battle. Maybe not, looks like they may not damage the roots.

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