Forget the bug zapper—you can keep mosquitos away with garden plants like lavender and basil. No more pesky bugs!

Forget the bug zapper—you can keep mosquitos away with garden plants like lavender and basil. No more pesky bugs!

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How to grow lemon grass. Get it from the International farmers market (way less expensive) stick it into a glass with water to root, and plant! Keeps insects away too!

How to grow lemon grass. Get it from the International farmers market (way less expensive) stick it into a glass with water to root, and plant! Keeps insects away too!

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"How to Grow Lemongrass-Indoors or Out" - Also has basic key harvesting tips! Good to know it attracts cats. Explains why I've started seeing so many lately

"How to Grow Lemongrass-Indoors or Out" - Also has basic key harvesting tips! Good to know it attracts cats. Explains why I've started seeing so many lately

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Catnip is said to be 10 times more effective than DEET in repelling mosquitoes. Citronella, or West Indian lemongrass, is a tall plant and the source for citronella oil. Cascading Geranium, another bug repelling plant, will cascade over its pot and add a delicate floral scent to your potagerie.

Catnip is said to be 10 times more effective than DEET in repelling mosquitoes. Citronella, or West Indian lemongrass, is a tall plant and the source for citronella oil. Cascading Geranium, another bug repelling plant, will cascade over its pot and add a delicate floral scent to your potagerie.

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How To Use Lemon Grass To Repel Mosquitoes  We shall be purchasing TOMORROW because they are already out in full force!!

How To Use Lemon Grass To Repel Mosquitoes We shall be purchasing TOMORROW because they are already out in full force!!

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Lemongrass (mosquito deterrent) on the deck planted in an antique wooden crate (after spraying the wood for weatherproofing)!!

Lemongrass (mosquito deterrent) on the deck planted in an antique wooden crate (after spraying the wood for weatherproofing)!!

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How to grow Lemongrass (from a stalk bought at the grocery store) by SeasonWithSpice.com
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