Do Mint Leaves Repel Ants?


Mint leaves may repel some kinds of ants and not others. Ants hate peppermint, so an easy deterrent is to purchase some peppermints and put them in the corners of your cupboards. They will stay for ages keeping ants away.
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Sprinkle used coffee grounds around your plants. The smell and taste repels ants and they can't walk over them either.
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