Soil Thermometer - Nematodes for slugs, vine weevil, ants, wireworms, leatherjackets and chafer grubs etc are all temperature dependent, so a soil thermometer is a valuable tool for any gardener. It is also very useful to check compost temperatures during seed germination and propagation.
Use this robust, easy to read Soil Thermometer to check that the soil temperatures are correct for the application of nematodes or to check compost temperatures during seed germination and propagation.
The large dial (4cm diameter) means the thermometer can easily be read in situ and measure the soil temperature where the pests are present with it's ideal stem length (over 18 cm long).
Made in Germany
Minimum soil temperatures recommended for nematode treatments as follows :-
- Nemasys Vine Weevil Killer 5°C
- Nemaslug Slug Killer 5°C
- Nemasys Chafer Grub Killer 12°C
- Nemasys Leatherjacket Killer 10°C
- No Ants 10°C
- Wirmworm Nematodes 12C
- Nemasys Fruit and Vegetable Protection 10C
This information is intended as a guide, please see the pack instructions for the specific application temperatures.