"Mosquito Repeller"

blakrabMay 22, 2014

This plant was being sold at a grocery store labeled as "Mosquito Repeller." But what is it, exactly?

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Pelargonium 'Citrosum' or similar.

    Bookmark   May 22, 2014 at 9:15PM
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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

i believe.. in the common parlance.. a scented geranium ...

you might want to search if such is an urban myth ... ya know.. just because it smells like citornella oil .... might not mean it works as such ...


    Bookmark   May 23, 2014 at 8:33AM
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Maybe Pelargonium Graveolens.

    Bookmark   May 23, 2014 at 4:31PM
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