Are you terrified of snakes? Are you looking for plants that repel snakes? This is a list of the top 9 plants that are said to repel those slithery serpents!

Plants That Repel Snakes

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Plants That Repel Snakes


As a disclosure, I’d like to say that these plants have not been scientifically proven to repel snakes. However, they have been traditionally used for many years by gardeners as well as in countries full of lots of dangerous snakes to keep these slithery creatures away. So while they can not be proven to work, there are many many people around the world that swear by them.

Also, if you would like to discover additional ways to repel snakes then be sure to check out 13 Essential Oils to Repel Snakes and How to Keep Snakes Away! This includes more than just plants. It includes lots of different creative ways to keep those creepy crawlers away!


9 Plants That Repel Snakes

Before we go over how to repel snakes, I want to first state that certain snakes can actually be beneficial to have around. First of all, snakes eat mice and rats, which is definitely a plus. Also, certain snakes like the common black snake is said to help keep away poisonous snakes. However, even though my husband points these things out regularly to me, I still have an extreme fear of all snakes! Just seeing a snake will send me into a panic! If this is you, then this post is for you;) Here are 9 plants to help repel snakes!

And those are 9 plants that repel snakes!

I would encourage you to include as many plants from this list as possible into your landscaping or garden to have a stronger snake repelling effect. Plus why not, they are all such attractive plants that will help to brighten your yard!

Also if you are looking for more bug and pest repelling plants, then be sure to check out 13 Plants to Repel Mosquitoes, 9 Plants to Repel Flies, and 7 Plants That Repel Spiders! Include those plants as well in your yard for a bug free paradise!

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