Did you know that there are some herbs that mosquitoes really don’t like and if you keep the crushed leaves of six plants in a small container you can keep the little pesks at bay.
It appears, it’s the smell they don’t like so you can enjoy the aroma knowing that they don’t.
1- Catnip (Nepeta cataria). 10 times more effective than DEET
2- Marigold (Tagetes spp.). Note: Do not rub on skin.
3- Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis).
4- Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus).
5- Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium). Note: Do not rub on skin.
6- Mint (Mentha spp.).