Never even considered what could rid us of that pesky Mosquitos that could also spruce up my patio! A must-buy for sure! (Lemon Grass)

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

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Mosquito Repellent Plants

Zebra Ornamental Grass Impressive and exotic looking, growing 4-7 ft. tall and spreading to 3-5 ft. Emerald-green foliage will develop golden stripes midsummer, and silvery plumes appear in autumn and last through the winter. Does best in full sun, as an accent or grouping. Hardy and will tolerate drought and a wide range of soil conditions. Potted plants. Zones 4-9.

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Back patio

"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...

Plant lemon grass in pots, keeps mosquitos away!

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.

umbrella/planter

Mosquito repellant

coleus - kong rose my favorite to plant with sweet potato vines and fountain grass!

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Mosquito Repellent Geranium Oil

cinder block garden :)