Los Angeles Pest Control- Humming Bird feeder as an Ant Infestation

Los Angeles Pest Control- Humming Bird feeder as an Ant Infestation

Ants Love The Sugar in Hummingbird Nectar

Humming bird feeder can be a good source of ant infestations. Ant love sugary water and its a natural attractant to sugar ants. There is one part sugar in every four parts of water in  Humming bird nectar which is considered as very sweet and enough to attract an army of worker ants. if Humming bird has a fixed place the sugar ants will make colony around it on the ground to get food.

the humming bird nectar  sold in the store or online are to copy nectar removed by hummingbirds from blooms found in nature, which is additionally sweet. Ants notice the high sugar substance in the humming bird feeder and march to the source going up to trees or post or building where the feeder is joined to. After few hours you will see the nectar is loaded with ants.