10 Plants and Herbs That Will Naturally Repel Mosquitoes

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Mosquitos and many other insects like moths,flies and fleas do not like the pleasing & smooth aroma of this plant.


Citronella grass,also called lemon grass or mosquito grass, are used in many known mosquito repellents.

Citronella Grass

They contain such a distinct & natural scent that bugs don't like that way it is used in bug repellents.


Eucalyptus plants release chemicals like linalool and geraninol that work as a natural mosquito repellent.


All varieties of mint plants have mosquitos repellent properties including peppermint & spearmint.


Basil not only adds taste to your salads but it also keeps away pests like house flies and mosquitoes.


This plant releases a chemical named coumarin against which mosquitoes do not have any chance.

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Catnip plant releases a chemical called nepetalactone which attracts cats but repels mosquitos.


Lantana's colorful blooms do both the work whether it comes for attracting pollinators or repelling buzzy pests.