Place 5-6 flower bulbs and about 3 tablespoons baby powder in a sealed plastic bag and give it a few gentle shakes. The medicated-powder coating helps both reduce the chance of rot and keep away moles, voles, grubs, and other bulb-munching pests. Sprinkle a little powder along an ant trail or around your picnic blanket to get rid of ants.
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several uses for baby powder - fend off ants and add to bulbs before planting are just 2
1. For ant problems, sprinkle some baby powder under doors were ants come in at, and along window sills. Ants will not walk through the powder. 2. To help rubber gloves slip right on, sprinkle a little bit of baby powder inside the glove, and on they go. 3. Do your sheets feel hot and sticky on warm summer nights? Sprinkle a little bit of baby powder between your sheets before getting into bed, this will help to absord perspiration. 4. Having trouble untangling that knot in a necklace? Spr...