Summer means being outdoors, and being outside means being exposed to mosquitoes. With the spread of the Zika virus a lot of us are more afraid of those pests than ever before. A good and simple way is to repel mosquitoes. We’re also worried about using DEET on our bodies to keep the bugs away. These chemicals are expensive and need to be renewed every few hours. If we run out or forget to put more on, we’re at risk for bites.
The folks at knowledgeweighsnothing.com found a natural way to protect against mosquitoes and beautify yards and homes at the same time. They shared this article about seven plants that keep biting bugs away. Some of the plants repel best when used directly on skin, and some are good for soothing bites after the fact. Find out which 7 plants keep mosquitoes away when you click the link below.