ENTO-016: Managing Fire Ants in Butterfly Gardens
fire ants in gardens information sheet

210550, 15; 233550, 85;
Email: ct-allen@tamu.edu

Product Code: ENTO-016

Electronic download only.  Red imported fire ants can be a problem in butterfly gardens. Not only can their stings cause serious allergic reactions in people, they also prey on caterpillars. This publication explains non-chemical and chemical methods for controlling fire ants without affecting caterpillars and butterflies. By Molly Keck and Paul R. Nester. 3 pp.