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I don’t know about you but I HATE bugs!
They just freak me out! It really doesn’t matter what kind of bug- roaches, silverfish, spiders, mosquitos, fleas, beetles…. You name it and I HATE it! Especially bed bugs! I’ve never experienced bed bugs before but I was watching 20/20 a while back and they were doing some kind of expose on bed bugs in hotels and I’ve been freaked out ever since! The mere thought of them makes my skin crawl!!!!
After a little research I realized there are some EXTREMELY simple plants that you can put around the house to repel all those nasty insects! The nice thing about these is they can be planted in pots and moved around (which is extremely beneficial since we’re about to move) or they can be planted directly in your yard—and they’re even pretty!!
SO, here are the top 8 plants that every house should have to ward off pests:
Probably the most well known repellent….but still great! I personally just use the candles infused with citronella….but you can use the actual plant too!
How do you repel bugs, insects, and pests?