Size – Up to 4 – 5 mm long
Colour – Dark Brown Black
Their colonies can reach up to around 15,000 workers but usually colony is at about 4,000 to 7,000 workers and the queen can live up to 12 years.
Black Garden Ants prefer sweet food and high proteins food as well. So do be wary of where you throw your candies or chocolates away. Garden Ants tends to often nest outdoors in the soil.