10 Plants That Repel Garden Insect Pests



plants that repel garden insect pestsThe idea of selecting plants for insect control is not a new one – and is part of the overall subject of companion planting. Companion planting has actually been in use since ancient times; for example the mosquito fern has been planted alongside rice in China for over 1000 years in order to assist with nitrogen fixing and the crowding out of other weeds. As time passes by, it seems that more and more people are getting concerned (rightly!) about the hazards and damages of using pesticides / insecticides, so when I came across this list of 10 plants that repel garden insect pests, I couldn’t keep this to myself.

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10 Plants That Repel Garden Insect Pests

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