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    Natural mosquito and tick repellent

    DIY Citronella grass for your yard Citronella grass is a "clumping" grass that grows between 5 and 6 feet tall, so it makes a great border for any property line or works well as an accent in gardens. And since it's the stuff that store-bought citronella candles are mimicked after (careful, though, because those often don't have any actual citronella in them, but instead are citronella "scented"), why not go with the real deal?

    plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio... it repels mosquitos and it grows tall & thick providing a lot of privacy

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

    curly succulent.... Moraea Tortilis - common name spiral grass.

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    Six insect repellent plants to grow – includes plants that repel biting insects such as: mosquitoes, gnats, ticks & fleas; and plants that protect other plants from aphids & mites etc.

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    Natural Flea & Tick Repellent for Yard | eHow

    Plants that repel snakes... If you're not an admirer of snakes, plant these at every place possible!!!

    These are all natural ways to have a green lawn with no weeds

    How to get rid of pesky fleas and ticks! Love these simple remedies and they are safe! well, I'll have to research the rubbing alcohol for dog shampoo, but others... Pretty awesome!

    Walkers Low catnip...Catnip is said to be 10 times more effective than DEET in repelling mosquitoes. Citronella, or West Indian lemongrass, is a tall plant and the source for citronella oil. Cascading Geranium, another bug repelling plant, will cascade over its pot and add a delicate floral scent to your potagerie

    These simple, attractive borders will keep grass from invading your garden and eliminate the need for edge trimming.