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  • Beth D.

    MOSQUITO REPELLING PLANTS: Citronella, Horsemint, Marigolds, Ageratum, Catnip, Lemon Eucalyptus, Cinnamon, Castor, Rosemary, Lemongrass, Cedar, Peppermint, Clove, Geranium, Verbena, Pennyroyal, Lavender, Basil, Thyme, & Garlic. *NOTE: Citronella AKA West Indian lemongrass, is a tall plant & the source for citronella oil. Catnip is said to be10 times more effective than DEET in repelling mosquitoes. Cascading Geranium, will flow over its pot & add a pungent floral scent.

  • Aaron Spears

    5 Easy to Grow Mosquito-Repellingn Plants. (other good links at the bottom of the page, too) Garden Ideas

  • Sharon Wood

    Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch,patio or for me by the dog run.

  • Sarah Perez

    5 mosquito-repelling plants. in love with this idea. if only i had a green thumb. or a smurf.

  • Alyssa Raway

    Lemongrass: Repels mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch or patio.

  • 550paracord

    Lemongrass repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. It's a good companion plant with lavender. #gardening #garden #jardin #planting #plant #lemongrass #lavender #naturalremedy #insects #outdoor #greenthumb

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