The “citronella plant” is a geranium plant marketed as “Pelargonium citrosum”, but according to the American Botanical Council, ” ‘Pelargonium citrosum’ is…

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Article revealing the true citronella plant, other amazing mosquito repellents, recipes for effective natural bug sprays. The "citronella plant" is a geranium plant marketed as "Pelargonium citrosum", but according to the American Botanical Council, " 'Pelargonium citrosum' is not a valid taxonomic designation."[1] "P...

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Garden Myth ~ Citronella Geranium vs 5 Easy to Grow Mosquito-Repelling Plants that Work | Auntie Dogma's Garden Spot and great DIY bug sprays

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Full size picture of Citrosa Geranium, Mosquito Plant, Deodorizer Plant, Citronella Plant (Pelargonium citrosum)

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Now that the citrosa geranium's (Pelargonium citronellum, Pelargonium citrosum “Van Leenii”) reputation as a mosquito-fighter has been exposed as a marketing gimmick, it can be enjoyed for its pleasant, spicy scent. If you have one of these scented geraniums, they are easy to multiply -- use them to line walks so passersby can brush by...

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Now that the citrosa geranium's (Pelargonium citronellum, Pelargonium citrosum “Van Leenii”) reputation as a mosquito-fighter has been exposed as a marketing gimmick, it can be enjoyed for its pleasant, spicy scent. If you have one of these scented geraniums, they are easy to multiply -- use them to line walks so passersby can brush by...

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The “citronella plant” is a geranium plant marketed as “Pelargonium citrosum”, but according to the American Botanical Council, ” ‘Pelargonium citrosum’ is…

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