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Small summer garden with mixed vegetable and raised flower beds. Vegetables and flowers are so pretty growing close by!! marigold et gloires du matin sur le trellis

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Slug-repelling Copper Bands

These copper bands are one of the best, non-harmful slug repellants around. Slugs and snails hate copper because it causes a harmless electric shock-like reaction when they come into contact with it, so they crawl away. Bend them into rings and push them into the soil at the base of your plant.

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<3 Plant lemongrass and rosemary in pots, containers or in flower beds on your balcony or in your garden to have a mosquito free summer! You can use them as herbs in cooking as well. Remember to brush them to release more of their fragrance before your outdoor activity.

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Talbaghia ~ hardy, long flowering, easy to grow, low maintenance. 'Dark Star' variety shown. Also available in pure white 'Milky Way' variety. Good for edging/borders.

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10 Herbs That Repel Garden Pests

10 Herbs That Repel Garden Pests. Insects and animals can be a problem when it comes to growing a successful garden. Plant herbs to repel the insects.

Calendula officinalis ‘Indian Prince’ plants, a member of the marigold family and a good bug attractor bad bug repeller.

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Image detail for -Organic Vegetable Patch with Garden Netting Protecting Vegetable Crop

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