For Large Outdoor Spaces
- Citronella is a perennial grass which grows very large and can be a great filler for landscaping.
- Marigolds are colorful, flowering plants. Be careful where placing these as the bright colors may attract other uninvited guests to your party such as wasps and bees. They are commonly seen in borders in apartment complexes or your neighbor’s colorful, flowered front yard. The fragrance they let off is not too sweet - but for the color factor they are a winner!
- Horsemint, Basil, Lavender, Peppermint, and Rosemary are more fragrant than large but have more uses than just a mosquito repellant. Now you can have some fresh herbs for your tea or cooking and fight off mosquitoes at the same time.
Natural Bug Repellant
I mix a solution of: