Lemon Trees
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How do you get rid of pesky flies around lemon tree

Zone Los Angeles, California | Whendex added on April 13, 2014 | Answered

Flies swarm around the lemon tree and make it difficult for entertaining. Any suggestions?

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theficuswrangler
Answered on April 13, 2014

First, make sure there are no fallen fruit on the ground around the tree.
You can try planting some flowers and herbs that are known to repel insects. This article will give you some ideas: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/repelling-bad-bugs-with-plants.htm
Also there are tons of DIY fly traps on the internet; here's one: http://snapguide.com/guides/make-an-easy-homemade-house-fly-trap/

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