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What flowers to plant by garden to help keep bugs and stuff away?

i hear theres flowers u can plant around your garden to keep things out. i guess cause they dont like the smell..anyone know what kind?

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tabbys4

Asked by tabbys4 at 11:14 AM on May. 21, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • Marigolds. There are more things that will help with specific stuff but marigolds are kind of the "catch-all".
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:18 AM on May. 21, 2011

  • Ladybugs help keep the bugs that eat your garden away. I bought some ladybugs and my garden has been growing alot better since then.
    Imogine

    Answer by Imogine at 11:20 AM on May. 21, 2011

  • Mexican Marigolds keep moles & mosquitoes away. Queen Annes lace attracts a bug that will eat caterpillars and caterpillars are pests that eat your plants in a garden. I like caterpillars myself so I have not used this against them. Daisys attract Lady Bugs, and they eat motes & aphids which can destroy any garden.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 11:22 AM on May. 21, 2011

  • marigolds... thank u anon... imoqine... were do u get the lady bugs? thats neat i saw something like that on tv i wanna say last year. do u just spread them in your garden? nicely of corse...
    tabbys4

    Comment by tabbys4 (original poster) at 11:23 AM on May. 21, 2011

  • thank u gemgem
    tabbys4

    Comment by tabbys4 (original poster) at 11:24 AM on May. 21, 2011

  • your welcome
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 11:25 AM on May. 21, 2011

  • Awesome to know!
    ethans_momma06

    Answer by ethans_momma06 at 3:18 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • Marigolds... now I wish there were some to keep weeds away!
    JHanc968

    Answer by JHanc968 at 3:52 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • MARIGOLDS
    RACINGMANIA

    Answer by RACINGMANIA at 5:15 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • I don't know what the flower is. I have heard of this too but don't know what it is. Everyone keeps saying marigolds and that is crazy. I had no idea.
    Peajewel

    Answer by Peajewel at 7:30 PM on May. 21, 2011

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