Producer: Priyanka Das Editor: Sujata Singh 10 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes
Citronella A popular ingredient used in repellents and candles, you can grow this grass in your house.
Lavender The aroma of lavender is not liked by mosquitoes and other insects, and will keep them away from your surroundings.
Marigolds They have several insecticidal components, which makes them a favourite of gardeners.
Nasturtiums These vining edible flowers attract mosquitoes and pests towards them, to distract them away from you.
Rosemary They are not just a delectable herb but also, their oil is a known mosquito repellent.
Basil Basil leaves have compounds that can kill mosquito larvae even before they hatch.
Mint The fragrant herb has properties that can repel and control mites, mosquitoes and other pests.
Eucalyptus The plant has chemicals like linalool and geraniol that are hated by mosquitoes.
Bee Balm The flowers have a strong smell that keeps mosquitoes away.
Floss Flower The pom-pom shaped flowers also have a distinct smell, which is not liked by mosquitoes.