Re: Ant attack on Sarr.

From: John Walker (
Date: Wed May 05 1999 - 16:31:29 PDT

Date: Wed, 5 May 1999 16:31:29 -0700
From: John Walker <>
Message-Id: <aabcdefg1547$foo@default>
Subject: Re: Ant attack on Sarr.


Try a product called "AMDRO". It is a bait, but unlike other baits I have
used, the ants really like it. They will start taking it underground within
a minute or two. One teaspoonfull will kill all the ants you have in a pot
within 48 hours.

Hope this helps,
John in Phoenix

At 02:55 PM 5/4/99 -0700, you wrote:
>Hi, I've been having a major ant problem with my Sarracenia this spring.
>Most of the new flower buds are eaten by ants and so are the new pitcher
>shoots (they usually have the upper part of the pitcher eaten). The pots
>which the ants have invaded are crawling with tons of ants. It is like an
>ant hill minus the hill. What can I do to get rid of these pests without
>hurting my plants?

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