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For the Deck- Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes | the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant, plus, the leaves make a great healthy tea, and the cut up stems are great in Thai dishes, like Tom Lum (coconut milk) soup. all of this is just to good not to pin everywhere .. so here it is, simple, cheap, SMART!
Use geometry to contrast or complement the flowerbed's curving borders repeat in the gentle edging of lawn. Plants chosen in similar hues...lavender, light purple, and fuchsia offer a soothing color for the garden. Love this garden!!
Plant a bunch of these giant allium flowers.