Annoying mosquitoes. Everybody knows that they can be a huge nuisance. However, using chemical products to keep them away is not on the top of everyone’s wish list. Instead of going the chemical route, here is a collection of mosquito repelling plants to make mosquito control more natural.

PAPERMINT

Planting along outdoor seating areas, around windoes or near doorways is an effective way to naturally repel mosquitos and other bugs.

BASIL

If you crush basil and rub them onto your skin, this acts as an effective natural mosquito repellent.

CITRONELLA

The Citronella scent is infused into many candles and sprays. Keep this one near your doorway to keep flying insects outside.