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Post  AtlantaMarie on 5/23/2016, 8:38 am

Glad I haven't put any cinnamon out yet...
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@AtlantaMarie wrote:Glad I haven't put any cinnamon out yet...
Same here.  Sad
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Post  yolos on 5/23/2016, 1:59 pm

I have used cinnamon.  It seemed to work for me.  after two applications the ants moved elsewhere.  I have no idea what species of ants they are.  Small black ants that bite and leave a pimple size welt.
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Post  countrynaturals on 5/23/2016, 3:42 pm

@yolos wrote:I have used cinnamon.  It seemed to work for me.  after two applications the ants moved elsewhere.  I have no idea what species of ants they are.  Small black ants that bite and leave a pimple size welt.
I have tiny black ants that can squeeze into my butterfly house. I planned on using cinnamon to keep them out. I think I'll go ahead and try it.
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Post  has55 on 5/23/2016, 11:03 pm

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@yolos wrote:I have used cinnamon.  It seemed to work for me.  after two applications the ants moved elsewhere.  I have no idea what species of ants they are.  Small black ants that bite and leave a pimple size welt.
I have tiny black ants that can squeeze into my butterfly house. I planned on using cinnamon to keep them out. I think I'll go ahead and try it.
let's us know what happen. we learned from each other.
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