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Ants

This is a discussion on Ants within the Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; So I have moved my orchids outside and ants have attacked. They seem to be ...

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    So I have moved my orchids outside and ants have attacked. They seem to be attracted by the spag moss. Is there anything safe I can use to get them off? Or should I just not worry about them? Thanks for any advice.

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    Dont worry! ants are good....they keep any bad bugs off (aside from aphids, scale and mealy) and their numerous tunnels provide a stable airflow through the roots.....just dont bring them inside! lol and repotting is a pain!

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    Alright awsome. Thanks!

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