6 Plants You Can Grow to Repel Insects

 

Six Insect Repellent Plants to Grow

Here are six insect repellent plant you can grow in your garden, or even in pots in your home, to keep mosquitoes, gnats, ticks and fleas away – plus aphids and mites which can destroy your garden.

The six insect repellent plants to grow are:

Feverfew – a great for repelling mosquitoes and other flying biting insects.

Pyrethrum also known as Chrysanthemum – helps to repel a whole host of insects and bugs, including aphids, leafhoppers, spider mites, harlequin bugs and ticks.

Pennyroyal – helps to repel mosquitoes, gnats and also ticks and fleas.

Lavender – the most useful for repelling mosquitoes and gnats when planted in the garden and pots and placed on the doorways and windows.

Marigolds – help protect other plants and repels mosquitoes.

Citronella grass – is a great mosquito repellent.

Planting and growing insect repellent plants provide a great opportunity to get out in the garden and plant some plants which are a perfect mix of beauty and functionality.

Learn some tips on how to make use of these plants to repel insects in and outside your home on the link below…

Six Insect Repellent Plants to Grow

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2 thoughts on “6 Plants You Can Grow to Repel Insects

  1. Hi, pls I would like to know if u sell these potted plants. I live in Nigeria and we don’t have these plants here but I’d like to have them in my garden. If u do sell pls let me know. Thanks

    • @Vivian

      Thanks for visiting our site. Unfortunately, I do not sell nor growing anyone of these potted plants at this time.

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