Insect Pest Control

How to Keep Ants Out of Patio Pots

mammaking added on September 10, 2012 | Answered

I would like to know what I can do to keep ants out of my pots and is it possible for the ants to cause damage to the roots of my plants?

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Answered on September 11, 2012

You can get rid of them by treating your soil with a pesticide or by replacing the soil in the pot. Cornmeal is often used in home remedies for treating ants. These articles should also provide suggestions for getting rid of ants:

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