We have a new garden and the bank outside our house has very sandy soil and seems to be full of ants what can I do to get rid of them and what can I sow now to fill the gaps? | Love The Garden

We have a new garden and the bank outside our house has very sandy soil and seems to be full of ants what can I do to get rid of them and what can I sow now to fill the gaps?

We have a new garden and the bank outside our house has very sandy soil and seems to be full of ants what can I do to get rid of them and what can I sow now to fill the gaps?

Asked 1 year 1 month ago by creativesarah
 

Answers

creativesarah

ants

Posted 07 Jun 2016

Thanks I will get out there and get improving the soil!

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Vicky Page

Sandy ants!

Posted 27 May 2016

You should add some organic matter to help improve the sandy soil and make it hard for ants to build their tunnels. Dig it over and give it a good water. You can then plant up as you wish, keeping well watered.

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