Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes | the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant.

Mosquito Repellant Plants for the patio.... bug off!!!

11 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes - Plant a garden full of mosquito repelling plants so you can actually enjoy being outdoors :) #garden #yard #home

Coat planters with glow-in-the-dark paint for instant night lighting. | 32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius

Mosquito Repellent Plants

"Regrow roses!!! My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works." (quote from link) ((I'm not sure if the potato would start to sprout or not, but worth looki...

A 4 Step plan to keep your lawn green and healthy throughout the year.

This attractive form of horsetail (Equisetum) is an invasive spreader, but confined to a planter like this, it's well-behaved AND a cool architectural addition.

Mosquito repellant

Definitely trying this! How to Use Lemon Grass To Repel Mosquitos

Landscaping on a Budget: A Better Lawn for Less! | Stretcher.com

Clove and lime to get rid of mosquitoes. Who knew? All-natural and non-toxic!

for the back yard- plant lemon grass for privacy and to keep the mosquitos away

Top 10 Common Plants that Repel Mosquitoes and Other Insects - InfoBarrel

Knockout roses and hostas planted along fence. BEAUTIFUL!

17 Outdoor Lighting Ideas for the Garden - By Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post970411&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)

Good to know about growing strawberries on my garden

Muhlenbergia capillaris “Pink Muhly Grass” - Also known as "Cotton Candy Grass" Renowned for its heat, humidity, drought, poorly drained clay & sand tolerance & deer resistance, this fantastic thing bursts into a 3’ x 3’ cotton candy cloud of shimmery little pink flowers from September to December.

Mosquito Repellent Geranium Oil