Mosquitoes Repellent, The Natural Way
The rise of dengue cases sure made me worried. With the dry spell and the onslaught of mozzies at home, it sure is not advisable to leave the window & door open.
There are a few other plants that can act as natural mosquitoes repellent :
1. Lemongrass (impossible to plant at our home. Balcony to small to even accommodate a potted plant)
3. Rosemary (oooo herbs!)
4. Basil (another herbs)
When Small Kucing's Mommy offered to give me pots of mosquito repellent plants (which are also herbs), I accepted it gratefully.
Her generous plants... all healthy and thriving. I hope I can let it grow healthily too. *fingers crossed*
Let's hope these two plants won't die on me!
Thank you Mamarazzi!
Wow...so environmental friendly. For me, it's electric repellent.ReplyDelete
I am stingy. LOLDelete
Now I know why she is looking for small pots! She gives away plants like a Santa Claus! So kind of her!ReplyDelete
She is indeed a mini Santa Claus and she works all year long. *muaks to Meow*Delete
I read about citronella plant having similar properties too. Citronella based candles are being sold as wellReplyDelete
I used to love lighted candles in my home but too darn lazy now. hihihiDelete
I must get a pot too. My area is considered high risk area in Sibu. Every week there are people come and do the fogging.ReplyDelete
Or maybe an electric repellent like Chris too. ;)Delete
Wow, what a sweet gift from Mamarazzi, go green!! =]ReplyDelete
Yup, very nice of her :)Delete
hmmm.. i also hate mosquitoes and find all ways to get rid (i mean i kill than driving them away) of them.. having plants and herbs are the repellent seem to be the "organic" way and plants indoor also help to make the house looks green and fresh..ReplyDelete
and plants can be eaten too. ;)Delete
that's very nice of Small Kucing Mamarazzi lah to give you that pot of plant, did you ask what the plant is?? why typing this comment at home, i was "jabbed" by two mosquitoes already, and you know what, i always have my electric racquet ready so that i can kill them, muahahahahahaha!!ReplyDelete
She told me when she passed it to me. Then I googled them up hence the list of mosquito repellent plant story in this post. ;)Delete
let's see how long this plant can survive off Mamarazzi's green fingers and in the hands of Datin Glam.. hukhukhuk ^^ReplyDelete
I'll update you guys on how the plants fares next month OK? :P
Oh I see...rosemary and basil are mosquito repellents ! My rosemary died sobs! But basil still doing ok.ReplyDelete
Can grow again. ;)Delete
Die nevermind...can plant again...these very easy to grow punya planrs.ReplyDelete
But kesian the plant la. HahahaDelete
Anyways, tenkiu Meow
Wah this one really did homework .....I also didn't know so many plants can be mozzie repellant.ReplyDelete
my rosemary kaput too..very hard to plant.
I oso didn't know until I Google them up ;-)Delete
These plants will repel mosquitos? Then I also must buy cos my house also got lots of mozzies..ReplyDelete
But maybe have to plant a lot. LolDelete
Nice of Mama Kucing...ReplyDelete
I think I wanna get the lemongrass plant. Currently using mosquito racquet and mosquito repellant from Cosway to get rid of mosquitoes!ReplyDelete
Good products or not?Delete
Meow & Anay use electric mosquitoes repellent.
I hate mozzies!! Guess I should get some natural mosquitoes repellent~ReplyDelete
If you do, you get plenty of herbs to enjoy too ;-)Delete