On Mon, 10 Jun 1996, John Larochelle wrote:
> The buds of my peonies are covered with ants.
> Are the ants going to harm the flowers?
> Should I try to get rid of them?
there is a certain probability that there are aphids as well, and the
ants are merely interested in their sweet excrement.
in this case it might be advisable to get rid if this