Mar29

The Two Fat Guys Guide to Plants that Repel Bugs

• Basil repels… flies, hornworms and mosquitoes
• Borage repels… tomato worms
• Catnip repels… aphids and flea beetles
• Dead Nettle repels… potato bugs
• Flax repels… potato bugs
• Garlic repels… Japanese beetles
• Horseradish repels potato bugs
• Hyssop repels… cabbage moths
• Leeks repels… carrot flies
• Marigold repels… Mexican bean beetles and nematodes
• Mint repels… Cabbage moths, mosquitoes
• Nasturtiums repels… squash bugs, striped pumpkin beetles
• Rosemary repels… cabbage moths, carrot flies, Mexican bean beetles
• Rue repels… Japanese beetles
• Sage repels… cabbage moths, carrot flies
• Summer Savory repels… bean beetles
• Tansy repels… ants, various beetles, squash bugs
• Thyme repels… cabbage worms

Thanks, Rick and Smokey