Organic Ways to Keep Ants Out of My Strawberry Plants

Fruit such as peaches, grapes, plums and strawberries have thin skins and are especially capable of absorbing chemicals. Many types of bugs, however, are attracted to the sweetness of thin-skinned fruits, making them susceptible to infestations. Ants are an example of an invasive insect that is attracted to thin-skinned fruits, like strawberries.…

Ants & Strawberry Plants Hunker

If ants are in your strawberry bed and chew on some strawberries, don't get into a frenzy to get rid of them. First, be sure they are the ones doing the eating, since ants often eat berries when the outer crust is gone, taking over where other insects left off.…

Ant Plant Care Garden Guides

An exotic tropical plant, the ant plant, as its name implies, is home to ants when it grows in its natural environment. In its original tropical climate, an ant plant can be found growing on the trunk of a host tree. The ant plant has a bulbous, tubular base, with hollow chambers that ants colonize. It is mutually ...…