By: Rachel Vadaj, ISDA Editor
Do you like mosquitoes? Of course you don’t.
But every Italian American loves the herbs and plants that are native to the Old Country!
Unfortunately, summer and the pesky insects go together like spaghetti and meatballs.
However, there is a way that you can get closer to your roots while keeping the bugs at a distance.
An assortment Italian of plants double as fantastic natural mosquito repellents.
While we may love their strong scent, the mosquitos can’t stand it.
Just place these Italian plants near your favorite outdoor spot, porch and patio to enjoy a big-bite free summer breeze: