It's Summertime and that means more... bugs! Jaymi Naciri of wrote an article titled, "Plants That Do Double Duty." These helpful plants and herbs not only make your yard look pretty, but keep the bugs away!

Keeping Mosquitos Away:

  • Lavender
  • Lemon Balm
  • Basil
  • Mint
  • Catnip


  • Sweet Basil
  • Citronella Grass
  • Lavender 


  • Mint


  • Lavender
  • Garlic
  • Pennyroyal
  • Pyrethrum
  • Sage
  • Beautyberry
  • Eucalyptus

You can view the full article here.