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Re: Summer garden (long)

Johnson Cyndi D Civ 95 CG/SCSRT wrote:
I almost always have a minor ant problem. They are very small red ants that
use near food plants. Then it got banned. I tried the boric acid stuff but
the plants near it died - too much borax maybe? Or just coincidence, dunno.
Likely the borax; too much boron is very bad for plants, but will wash
out of the soil in time, especially with good drainage.
Jim Fisher
Vienna, Virginia USA
38.9 N 77.2 W
USDA Zone 7
Max. 95 F [36 C], Min. 10 F [-12 C]

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