10 Natural Mosquito-Repellent Plants

catnip plant

Summer means mosquitoes. While there is no doubt that mosquitoes have an important role to play in the ecosystem, they are a pest to humans and pets, and none of us wants them around our homes. They are a great food source for bats and birds, however, they also bite, buzz persistently, and carry serious diseases. These include Malaria, ZIKA virus, Ross River Virus, and others.

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Starting an Organic Vegetable Garden as a Beginner

Companion Planting

Planning an organic vegetable garden from scratch is not difficult—even for beginners. Growing vegetables without pesticides or synthetic fertilizers lets you enjoy delicious, chemical-free food. Also, buying organic vegetables from the store can be expensive. So, starting an organic veggie patch is also good for your pocket.

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