What Are Gnats Attracted to?

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Gnats are attracted by strong light and moisture such as that emanating from over-watered indoor potted plants. These pests multiply very fast at a rate of 300 in a period of four months. Gnats are small, black, flying insects, which bear a close similarity with mosquitoes except that they are smaller.
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What gnats eat depends on the type of gnat. The fruit gnat eat rotted fruits and vegetables. Fungi gnats eat fungus of various types. Most gnats will live off rotted materials.
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Fruits and flowery scents attracts gnats. Some find using vinegar will
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It depends on the species. Fungus gnat adults live up to 10 days. http://extension.umass.edu/floriculture/fact-sheets/fungus-gnats-and-shore-flies. The entire life cycle of a fruit
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Ants that have infested house plants may be attracted by sweet-smelling flowers or overly wet soil. There are literally hundreds of species of ants that invade our homes. If it seems
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Gnats are attracted to carbon dioxide. They tend to hover around your face but are mostly seen in garbage bins, rotten fruits and vegetables and rotten pipes. Gnats are also known as fruit flies.
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