12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house

We are all annoyed by the bites of mosquitoes or flies flying around us while we eat and, in many cases, we do not want to use insecticides since their odors and chemicals can be harmful if you do not have windows open.

Therefore, there are many natural solutions that can help keep many insect species away from your home. One is to have specific plants at home that repel them and also give your decor a more special touch.

Say goodbye to insects with these plants:

1- Basil

 12 of the best plants that they exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
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This plant helps keep mosquitoes and flies at bay. The best thing you can do if you want to prevent these flying insects from entering your home is to plant them near the doors, both inside and outside your home. In addition, you can use basil to cook, as it is a perfect condiment to finish giving the ideal touch to your dishes.

2- Lavender

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
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Lavender keeps flies, mosquitoes, fleas and moths out of your house and will give the perfect smell to your rooms . Even though most of us like this smell, insects hate it, hence they stay well away from it.

If you have a garden, you should put it in the sunniest area to keep all your plants free. of intruders. On the other hand, at home, you must put them near the doors to prevent the entry of flies and mosquitoes.

3- Mint

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<p style= Say goodbye to mosquitoes thanks to mint. It is a plant that grows better in flowerpots than in gardens, so having it at home is much better both for its growth and for having your home perfumed. You can use the mint also for cooking, making tea or preparing a mojito.

4- Lemon thyme

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
Viquipèdia [19659007] Like mint, they help keep mosquitoes out of your house. The good thing about this plant is that it adapts to all kinds of conditions as long as they have enough sun to keep growing.

The plant itself does not repel mosquitoes but you have to cut the leaves a little so that they release the chemicals from your interior and thus protect you from insects.

5- Romero

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
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The rosemary not only keeps you free of mosquitoes but also keeps your plants free of other insects that can damage them. Rosemary can be grown in the garden or in pots inside your house, what better comes to you, besides, like many others, you can use it in the kitchen.

6- Allium

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
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The allium and other plants of his family are natural insecticides . In the gardens, they keep the pests away but they also help to grow better to other plants such as tomato plants.

7- Chrysanthemums

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<p style= Repelen the cockroaches, ants, beetles, ticks, lice, fleas, bugs and mites . This plant is so effective that the insecticides of today have extracts of chrysanthemums.

8- Calendula

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your home
Wikimedia Commons [19659007] The smell of marigolds helps repel mosquitoes and even rabbits . They grow easily in sunny areas but you must be careful as they are very affected by mold.

9- Lemongrass

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your home
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It's the perfect plant if your house is full of mosquitoes and if you like cooking, since a lot of dishes carry this herb to give odor to the dishes.

10- Petunias

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
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Petunias repel the worms that attack the tomatoes, the beetles, the grasshoppers and those insects that attack the pumpkins. They are very popular plants, not only because there are a variety of colors that attract attention and make them perfect for a gift, but also for all its uses in the maintenance of the garden.

11- Plant jug

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
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This particular plant catches and eats insects, since it is carnivorous. They are used in a large number of plantations to maintain beetles, mosquitoes, flies, snails and many more types of insects that attack them.

12- Capuchins

 12 of the best plants that exist to repel insects that you will want as soon as possible for your house
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Thanks to these plants, you will not see beetles or flies at home since they release a chemical that repels all predatory insects that are approach This makes them very valuable as they not only protect you but all the plants that are around them.

Share all the benefits of these plants with your friends!

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