Euro Nightcrawlers Worms 1
lb Pack for Canada (shipping
You are purchasing a
pound (1-lb) of
or Eisenia Hortensis
composting and bait worms for Canadian Destinations
One Pound Package -Price
and Basic Reference Guide
One (1) lb pack of the European
Nightcrawlers (approx 300-400
worms). Shipping via Canada
Expresspost nationwide included. 2-3
days delivery in almost all areas of
Canada. These worms are grown and
dropped shipped by other
professional growers from various
locations in Canada.
NightCrawlers are much larger
and better for fishing bait than the
Red Wiggler (Eisenia Fotida). The European Nightcrawler is
also known as the giant redworm.
Scientifically, it has been known
both as Dendrobeana and Eisenia
Hortensis; the latter now being the
more official name.
They grow to be 3-8 inches
long, and are 2 or 3 times bigger
than their smaller cousins, the red
wigglers (Eisenia Fotida). When they
are not stretched out, they are as
thick as a pencil.
Euros are wonderful fishing worms.
One customer reported catching four
fish on one worm!
They are the only worm to survive
brackish salt water, and they are
very cold resistant. When tested in
the icy waters of northwestern
British Columbia, the worms were
still very active after 30 minutes
in the water.
Another Benefit is that European
Nightcrawlers do not need to be
refrigerated, as the Canadian
Nightcrawlers do. They can survive
in a bait cup for 3 weeks, or even
longer if you take care to add some
water and food.
Besides fishing, all our worms are a
tasty, high protein treat
for turtles, frogs, koi, birds, and
Not all the votes are in on the
European nightcrawler as a
composting worm, but most of the
information we have collected on the
Euro suggests that they are good for
The euros are certainly better for
larger foods that aren't as broken
down, or for leaves and other
tougher material that has not been
pre-composted. The Euro can also
tolerate higher levels of moisture
than the red wiggler, and has been
successfully used in paper sludge
Although, we know that the Eisenia
Fotida are excellent "stay at home"
type worms. Where the name of the
Euros might suggest they are "Night
can be successfully introduced to
most garden environments.
They are mid range dwellers and will
till and aerate your soil for you,
while supplying valuable castings.
Worms Shipped Wednesdays
via Canada Xpresspost.
NOT ship worms during
extreme hot or cold
weather. We will wait
until temperatures are
more hospitable for
worms before shipping.
Worm shipping season
starts from spring to
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Product Code: BAI711