Are you looking for the best plants to plant in your yard and garden to repel ticks? Ticks are definitely something that you want to avoid as they can cause Lyme disease. So plant these 9 plants to keep those pesky bugs away!
Plants That Repel Ticks
9 Plants That Repel Ticks
Lyme disease is a dreaded illness that you can get from ticks. But nobody wants to spend their summer indoors to avoid these insects! Plant these 9 plants in your yard and stop worrying about your kids getting bit by ticks!
Another pretty flower that repels ticks are Mexican Marigolds. Imagine how beautiful your yard will be after you plant all of the flowers on this list! And imagine all of the ticks that will never set foot in your yard;)
Chamomile is another beneficial herb to grow! Keep the ticks away, and use these flowers to make tea! Roman chamomile is an excellent relaxing tea. German chamomile is said to have a positive effect on the hormonal system.
Geranium also has beautiful flowers. But keep in mind that this is not the same plant that you find at your local nursery. That is a totally different kind of geranium. You want to make sure that you are getting Pelargonium graveolens. These plants are great for helping to repel ticks!
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