Insect repelling plants! One of the downsides of enjoying the outdoors is dealing with mosquitoes. There are some easy-to-grow plants with mosquito repelling properties, which is a nice option before reaching for a chemical solution. Here are 5 plants presented from EarthEasy.com you can plant. Citronella Horsemint Marigolds Ageratum Catnip
Here are 10 bug repelling plants to try. And not only will these ward off unwanted critters, but you can use the herbs to make your next c…
1. Get Rid of The Pests! I love to entertain outdoors in the Spring and Summer. Until, of course, the bugs com out. If you get tired of spray and pesticides, try a placing mosquito-repelling potted plants…
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Bright blooms of chrysanthemums contain pyrethrum, which is frequently used in natural insect repellents and dog shampoo. The chemical can kill and repel ants, ticks, fleas, spider mites, roaches, Japanese beetles, and even bed bugs. This characteristic makes it a popular insect-repelling companion plant in vegetable gardens, but pots brimming with colorful mums are also a welcome addition to any outdoor seating areas.
Must plant some of these ASAP for the fly problem here! -KWA
Scented geraniums seem to be a popular mosquito repelling plant. Recommended by PlantShed, BBG, and NYBG, the favored scent seems to be lemon scented, which is reminiscent of citronella grass.
Weekend DIY: Mosquito Repelling Plants | Willard and May Outdoor Living Blog
Summertime is here, which means barbeques and outdoor living. Unfortunately, it also means mosquitoes and bug bites. Luckily, we’ve found a easy DIY repellant that is safe, works great, and smells good too. Woohoo! Items 4 mason jars (or old pasta sauce or jelly jars) 40 drops – Cedarwood,