Beautiful and colorful, these plants are true champions of the garden and the vegetable garden

Beautiful and colorful, these plants are true champions of the garden and the vegetable garden
Beautiful and colorful, these plants are true champions of the garden and the vegetable garden

The insects they are a real torture, they do not allow you to live well and in tranquility in the garden or terrace. The fear of being covered in mosquito bites, and then scratching for hours, limits movement. But often even indoors, in the dining room, insects manage to ruin every moment.

Solving the problem with various sprays, even organic or natural, is not the only alternative. Choose some plants to cultivate, it can be an effective and natural solution. Some plants, in fact, are very powerful repellents, they help to keep annoying insects away and to make the environment more fragrant.

Beautiful and colorful, these plants are true champions of the garden and vegetable garden, they keep insects away and decorate spaces

Let’s see what they are.

Calendula

Rustic plant, famous in ancient times for its soothing properties, it can be planted in the vegetable garden and also in the garden. It needs full sun and produces cheerful yellow and orange flowers, similar to daisies. It is useful to keep away flies, parasites and mosquitoes, at the same time it is a joy for the eyes.

Petunia

Plant that comes from America, easy to grow, its best known flowers are bell-shaped, graceful and elegant, purple, pink and white. A little attention is enough to grow it in the sun, in pots or next to the vegetable garden, to defend it from mosquitoes and aphids.

Pitcher plant

To be planted outside in the sun and with the right humidity, this carnivorous plant will eliminate flies, ants and beetles. Thanks to its jug-shaped trap, it will feed on all those insects we hate.

Nasturtium

This plant, originally from Peru, brightens the outdoors with its scents and colors with a strong visual impact. To live it needs heat and is rather intrusive. It keeps away snails, aphids and mealybugs, but also mosquitoes and is a friend of bees, useful for our garden.

Tagete

Used in the garden, but also cultivated in pots, the marigold is called “Indian carnation”. Its eccentric and colorful flowers keep insects away on the one hand and attract pollinators on the other.

Not only beautiful and colorful, these plants are true champions of the garden and vegetable garden that keep annoying insects away.

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