Citronella Grass to repel mosquitos! Make sure to buy "Cybopogon nardus" or "Citronella winterianus" varieties. Need a few of these in my back yard.
6 AIR PURIFYING HOUSE PLANTS. 1. Bamboo Palm...acts as a natural humidifier. 2. Snake Plant...absorbs nitrogen oxides. 3. Areca Palm...1 of the best air purifying plants. 4. Spider Plant...removes carbon monoxide and other toxins. 5. Peace Lily...could be called the “clean-all.” 6. Gerbera Daisy...not only do these gorgeous flowers remove benzene from the air, they’re known to improve sleep by absorbing carbon dioxide and giving off more oxygen overnite.
Plant lemongrass and rosemary in pots, containers or in flower beds on your balcony or in your garden to have a mosquito free summer! You can use them as herbs in cooking as well. Remember to brush them to release more of their fragrance before your outdoor activity. - Gardening Dreams
What Vegetables Should Not Be Planted Next Each Other in a Garden?
What NOT to plant together: Beans, beets, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, corn, cucumbers, strawberries, peppers, carrots and more. #gardening
11 Plants that Repel Flies
11 Plants that Repel Flies. Don’t settle for ugly fly traps or hazardous chemicals; simply choose some plants that naturally repel flies. Here is a list of a few that can keep those pesky pests away!
fritillaria meleagris - fairy umbrellas.
Cotton Candy Grass – Withstands heat, humidity, poor soil and even drought. Very easy to grow, it reaches a mature height of 3-4 feet tall and gets 3-4 feet wide. Grows in all U.S zones. Very pretty!!
Campanule (portenschlagiana) excellente plante de bordure