ICL offers a specialist range of plant protection products providing responsible solutions to controlling weeds, insect and disease problems.

Thanks to continuous and successful partnerships, ICL is able to deliver solutions for a range of pest, weed and disease issues. By innovating new formulas, targeting the release of active ingredients using our patented technologies and through integrating crop management programmes, ICL continues to meet and exceed customers’ demands.



Exemptor® (Thiacloprid) is the only contact and systemic insecticide for the control of black vine weevil (Otiorhynchus sulcatus) and other major soil and foliar pests in container-grown ornamentals – both under protection and outside. Exemptor is also available for us in peat and non-peat based growing media.

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Seeka is a range of beneficial nematodes, powered by BASF technology, which helps ornamental growers reduce the risk of damage from pests which feed on their plants. Targeting specific pests such as vine weevil and fungus gnats, ICL’s Seeka looks to supplement our chemical portfolio providing growers with a one stop shop for all their plant protection needs, when it comes to these pests.

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Prestop® is a unique, patented and approved biological fungicide which helps to control damping-off, root rot or base rot diseases and aerial diseases in ornamental crops.

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Pitcher is the new biorational pesticide for the suppression of Black Vine Weevil eggs and early stage instar larvae. It is approved through an Extension of Authorisation for Minor Use (EAMU) in containerised ornamental plants, both protected and outdoors

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Vitalnova® Nursery

The new Vitalnova Nursery range from ICL. Providing growers with top of the range and thoroughly researched bio-stimulant products which will help grow healthier plants throughout the growing season.

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Cold tolerance vine weevil nematode to strengthens our portfolio

ICL has further strengthened its programmed approach for controlling Black Vine Weevil with the launch of a Cold Tolerance beneficial nematode product – Vine Weevil Seeka CT.

50 years of quality perennials built on loyalty & sustainability

In its 50th year, Howard Nurseries is not only one of the UK’s premium wholesale perennial nurseries but also one of the most environmentally sustainable.

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Captivating nursery champions peat free

Botanica Nursery produces an outstanding array of young plants to semi-mature trees. ICL's Stuart Gammage has helped perfect their peat free growing media.


Vine Weevil Control with Dr. Colin Mumford

At last years Hort Science Live, Bayer Crop Sciences, Dr. Colin Mumford covered many subject areas of current interest to growers when it comes to vine weevil.

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