Gum Trees

Tree Sap From “Gumball Tree”

Zone unknown | wdavid431 added on November 25, 2012 | Answered

I have a "gum ball tree" which hangs over my driveway. No place to park my car because of the falling tree sap. When does the trap sap stop running?

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Answered on December 2, 2012

Sap normally only runs in spring. If you are seeing a long term dripping of "sap", it is likely not sap but rather aphids. This article will explain more and will help you treat it:

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