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My eucalyptus tree is emitting excessive sap

It is a large eucalyptus in our front yard that was trimmed about a year ago and has started dripping or oozing excessive sap that runs down and pools at the bottom. This has been going on for several months and I am noticing some vertical cracks along the trunk as well. We have seen a large green iridescent beetle that is attracted to the sap and have noticed some excessive sap on other eucalyptus in the area that have not been recently trimmed.


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#1 Comment By Downtoearthdigs On 08/21/2015 @ 3:03 pm

This is likely a Borer infestation and not a good diagnosis for the tree.

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