Getting Rid of Red Ants

I have a raised herb bed and have got red ants invading it. I have tried numerous ant powders, etc. with no chance of being rid of them.

Please help x.

Ad

By carolyn from Bedfordshire, UK

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

June 13, 20100 found this helpful
Best Answer

I've heard pouring boiling water right into the mound works. I read here some use corn meal sprinkled near the top of the mound. Hope this helps.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
June 13, 20100 found this helpful
Best Answer

I read in an ad for a gardening mag. that you can put cucumber peelings on an ant hill and they'd either leave or die. Don't remember which.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
June 13, 20100 found this helpful
Best Answer

Red ants are the only the enemy of termites. I do not run them off. But if were over run with them I would use Sevin. Sevin will them all. Sevin should be used for Jap beetles. Do not use beetle traps.

Ad


Also the cleaner 409 is good to use to ants on the patio and decks. 409 is cheap.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

In This Page
Categories
Home and Garden Pest Control AntsJune 12, 2010
Pages
More
🌻
Gardening
📓
Back to School Ideas!
😎
Summer Ideas!
🐛
Pest Control
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Instagram
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.

Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2019 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Generated 2019/08/10 04:29:11 in 1 secs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!