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Plant lemongrass and rosemary in pots, containers or in flower beds on your balcony or in your garden to have a mosquito free summer! You can use them as herbs in cooking as well. Remember to brush them to release more of their fragrance before your outdoor activity. - Gardening Dreams

Herbs like rosemary, lemon grass & garlic chives can feature as the star attraction in large pots. They provide a fragrant entry feature with seasonal flowers + access to the kitchen for quick meal additions and herb teas. Partner with a cascading plant l

The aromatic leaves, stems, and flowers of a mint plant repel mosquitoes. But keep this one confined to a pot—it spreads aggressively and could overtake your small garden. Instead, place planters brimming with mint around the patio to create a pest-free zone for your enjoyment. If you’d like, you can even make a natural insect repellent by mixing mint oil with apple cider vinegar and witch hazel. A light misting when you’re outdoors will shoo irritating insects away.

10 Plants to Grow for a Pest-Proof Yard

Not a gardener, but want your garden to look great? Try these Hardy Perennial Plants ~ The DIY Gardener's Guide - On Sutton Place #perennials #easytogrowplants #garden

Hardy Plants ~ The DIY Gardener's Guide

Hostas love the shade and fill in beautifully - nmp A guide to hardy plants for multiple zones with tips and ideas for a successful perennial garden. by N Sutton Place

Cotton Candy Plant - Add a burst of color and texture to your garden with these lush ornamental grasses that flourish in hot, humid, dry or wet conditions. Enjoy light pink plumes in late summer with these wild, hardy plants. - Grows to approx. 20'' to 36'' H - Perennial - Bloom time: all summer - Full sun to partial shade - Hardy in zones 5 to 10

Cotton Candy Plant - hot, humid, dry or wet conditions. Enjoy light pink plumes in late summer with these wild, hardy plants. - Grows to approx. to H - Perennial - Bloom time: all summer - Full sun to partial shade - Hardy in zones 5 to 10

10 Perennials Easily Grown from Seed: Because this bunch is simple to start, you'll save money and get more plants [pictured: quick to naturalize silene armeria, zones 3 to 9] | Fine Gardening

Sweet William catchfly,Silene Seeds -Silene Armeria)Commonly called Catchfly, Wild Catchfly, None-So-Pretty, or Sweet William Catchfly

BBQ time? Don't let the mosquitoes ruin your party. 13 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes Away #summer

13 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes Away

13 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes Out Of Your Home & Garden These simple tips, tricks and recipes will keep your home and garden mosquito free this summer!

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