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Lemon Tree Ant Nest

Lemon Tree Ant Nest
Posted by: Mike Hancock (IP Logged)
Date: August 30, 2007 13:48

I have a Lemon tree in a pot. It grows well and provides fruit. I winter it indoors as I live in Paris, France. This has worked well in previous years. This year ants have decided to make a nest in the soil. What is the best way to remove the ants but still be able to eat the fruit. There are poisins but I gues that this could leach into the soil. I do not want to bring it indoors with a nest active inside.

There are no signs of aphids or scale so I cannot easily persuade the ants to migrate elsewhere.

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|  Lemon Tree Ant Nest Mike Hancock 30/08/2007 13:48
||  Re: Lemon Tree Ant Nest Newt 04/11/2007 05:10

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