Met52 Granular is a biological insecticide for the control of black vine weevil (Otiorhynchus spp.) larvae in ornamental plant production, strawberry, raspberry, blueberry, blackberry, blackcurrant, gooseberry, redcurrant and white currant crops, both under protection and outdoors.
The product is for incorporation into growing media, either in container crops or into soil in open ground situations.
Met52 Granular contains a specific strain of a naturally occurring soil fungus.
A granular product containing 2% w/w Metarhizium anisopliae var. anisopliae strain F52 (a minimum of 9 × 1011 cfu/kg).
MAPP No: 15168 (PCS 04811)
Formulation Type: Granules
Control: Black vine weevil (Otiorhynchus spp.) larvae.
Crops: Ornamental plant production and named soft fruit. Protected and outdoor, container and open ground.
Application Method: Pre-planting granule incorporation.
Application Rate: 0.5 kg / m3 of growing media or 122 kg / ha for open ground use.