European Nightcrawlers (Eisenia Hortensis)
Available only for pick up in Montreal during winter (until mid-March 2021) as the worms need to stay above freezing to survive during transit. All worm orders to be shipped will be shipped during Spring 2021, as soon as the weather allows it. ⛄
CHOOSE THE QUANTITY YOU WANT ✅
From 1/16 lb to a full pound of European Nightcrawler Red Worms (Eisenia hortensis or Dendrobaena veneta), we offer many sizes to fulfill your needs and your budget. Use the scrolling menu above to make your choice before you add it to your cart.
FISH BAIT SIZE 🎣
European Nightcrawlers are the best live fishing bait. They are also good compost worms and does best in an environment with a higher carbon (cardboard, peat moss) to nitrogen (kitchen scraps) ratio.
- From egg to sexual maturity is about 20 weeks.
- Net reproduction of 0.8 eggs per adult per week occurs.
ADD TO YOUR CART ➕
The Urbalive Worm Farm Composter is a design-awarded kit for composting kitchen bio waste with red wigglers. It can be used in households, classrooms, kindergartens and offices, indoor or outdoor. Exclusive to Wormbox.ca in Canada.
Prevent and fight flies with beneficial nematodes. We use them in our own worm bins with great success. They are microscopic worms that hunt down and kill maggots (fly larvae). Add them to your cart, and your worm bin. Only 4.95$.
Diatomaceous Earth (DE) is safe for you, your pet and compost worms, but causes unwanted insects to dry out and die by absorbing the oils and fats from the cuticle of the insect's exoskeleton. Diatomaceous earth is a non-toxic natural substance. It's made from crushed fossils of freshwater organisms and marine life. Through a microscope, the particles look like bits of broken glass. Its sharp edges are abrasive, speeding up the process. Sprinkle some at the surface of your worm bin and every time you feed your worms. Only 9.95$.
Need some bedding to start your worm bin? We have the best option; Micro-cut shredded cardboard. The micro-cut pieces allow air to flow freely, breaks down more quickly and hold water to keep your worms moist. The worms thrive by brown cardboard, they love eating it. Only 9.95$.
FAST & FREE SHIPPING 📦
The worms are shipped in a breathable bag with organic peat moss within a box that lets air flow through while retaining moisture to make sure the worms arrive alive, healthy and active. Your worms are guaranteed to arrive alive. Some conditions apply. Shipping policy.
NET WEIGHT OF WORMS ⚖️
The worms are weighed with a calibrated electronic scale, to which the bedding is added after (organic peat moss).
PERFECT TO START VERMICOMPOSTING 💩
Don't know where to start? Contact us and it will be a pleasure to help you! Your order includes support in case you have any problem with your worm bin. We will provide solutions quickly! Also, you can read our blog posts for some advices.
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