Vine Weevil Seeka, powered by BASF technology, is based on the beneficial nematode Heterorhabditis bacteriophora (82%) and an inert carrier with water (18%). It provides control of black vine weevil larvae (Otiorhynchus sulcatus) present in soil or container-grown crops.


Application advice

Advised application method

Drench application: preferred method, especially where crop canopy is dense.


  • Agitate nematodes constantly during application
  • Do not use product if past expiry date or incorrectly stored
  • For information relating to which chemicals are compatible with Vine Weevil Seeka ask your distributor

Did you know?

For temperature of below 12°C ask your ICL Technical Area Sales manager about cold temperature nematodes available through ICL.

Product Profile

Active ingredients

Nematodes: species Heterorhabditis bacteriophora


Varies on pot volume (please see label)


Varies on volume (please see label)

Target pests

Black vine weevil (Otiorhynchus sulcatus)

Soil temperature

Between 12oC and 30oC

Application window

When black vine weevil larvae are present

black vine weevil life cycle



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