Mosquito Repellent (Hopefully)
September 21, 2017
My son’s sandbox is near the patio. Our patio is also where the grill lives. Thus, during the summer, we spend a lot of time on the … patio! Right!
So, what better spot to put the mosquito plant (Pelargonium crsipum) I purchased at the local nursery?
When I asked where to find the mosquito plants, the woman politely corrected me and showed me to the citronella plants. I chose one that already had a petite pink flower in bloom.
At home, my son “helped” me put the plant in a container with some potting soil and homemade compost. We watered it and gave it a home on the ever-so-popular patio. Here’s hoping we have fewer bugs to swat and more fun in the sun!
What natural remedies do you use to keep the bugs at bay?