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We have a lovely mature Oliander in a big pot at work, it’s currently attracting a lot of flies! Does anyone know why it’s started to attract flies?




probably a secretion of some sort that they feed on. is it in flower at the moment?

26 Aug, 2020


Hmm...they don't attract flies here, and they are a major landscape plant here. It is a little hard to see, but it looks like the oleander is infested with some kind of scale, and the flies may be after the honeydew that they secrete.

26 Aug, 2020

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