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Wednesday - July 24, 2013

From: Euless, TX
Region: Southwest
Topic: Pests
Title: Mosquito repelling plants from Euless TX
Answered by: Barbara Medford

QUESTION:

Are there any shade loving plants that repel mosquitoes for North Central Texas? I checked your site and saw nothing on this topic.

ANSWER:

Here is a previous question from Leander TX, which is Central Texas, and you need to follow the link in that question to another.

 

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