Achillea millefolium -- Yarrow. Antibacterial, pain relieving. Great herb for wounds. Regulates blood flow, so that it stops excessive bleeding while also preventing blood from pooling. Can be used to prevent and treat colds and flu. Diaphoretic. Digestive stimulant.
Mix 1 1⁄2 oz of orange essential oil, 3 oz of liquid dish soap and 1 gallon of water. This will kill all ants that come into contact with it, and will continue to work over several hours/days. To make more effective,add a few handfuls of molasses, as will entice any ants to the mix. (click & read how to make with orange peels)
Versailles Red common cosmos (Cosmos bipinnatus 'Versailles Red') is a tetraploid — a plant with double the normal diploid chromosome number. These 4-foot-tall annual plants display large, 4-inch flowers with yellow centers that open wine red and fade to cerise pink. Bees and butterflies are attracted to the nectar, while songbirds are attracted to the seeds.