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Ants in squash flowers good or bad?

Zone 89134 | ednarapp added on August 26, 2018 | Answered

What is the effect of ants inside my squash flowers?

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BushDoctor
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Answered on August 28, 2018

The ants are attracted to young aphids. They will farm them for their nectar. It is likely that your plant has an aphid infection.

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