Ants in the soil.

newgen(9 Central California)March 29, 2011

I notice in some of my pots, there are lots of ants. The type of plants in the pots don't seem to matter, I've seen ants in plumerias, citrus, fig. Even around some in-the-ground plants, there are ants in the soil. Should I be concerned about the health of the plants?

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marricgardens

In my flower beds I use black pepper. I don't know why but ants don't seem to like it, they quickly move house.

    Bookmark   March 29, 2011 at 6:40PM
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newgen(9 Central California)

Didn't know that, will give that a try. Thanks!

    Bookmark   March 29, 2011 at 6:55PM
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