mosquito fighting plants

This time of year we must bring out the big guns to fight mosquitos. Here is a list of easy to grow plants that can help you with this battle. These plants can be planted in containers or beds.  I recommend a combination.  The containers allow you to move the plants where you are and […]

Mosquito fighting plant

For the past several years I have known the Citronella plant (aka Pelargonium citrosum, citrosa geranium, mosquito plant) to be a mosquito fighting plant. Nurseries and gardeners alike rave about the plants mosquito fighting qualities.  However, the American Botanical Council did a study and reported that it has some of the essential oils to fight […]