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  • pamela daley

    Bug repelling plants

  • Joy Logan Burkhart

    Repel bugs naturally.... I LOVE THIS!

  • Sara Cook

    Serendipity and Spice: 8 Plants to Repel Bugs, Insects, and Pests. these plants will be in my yard and garden!

  • Cody Herrington

    from "Serendipity and Spice"- 8 Plants to Repel Bugs, Insects, and Pests: Mint, Bay Leaves, Lemongrass, Basil, Geranium, Cat Nip (!), and Mums! I will now go plant all these in my back and front yards. :D

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