REPEL ANTS AND FLEAS (PENNYROYAL)
This pungent, aromatic, vigorous perennial has a prostrate habit and is ideal for growing in pots.
- Growing Tip: Tolerates a range of well-drained, moist soils. Prune lightly to promote fresh growth.
- Position: Part shade
- Height / Spacing: 15-30cm, 20cm
- Lifespan: Perennial
- Use: Freshly crushed leaves reputed to repel fleas, flies, mosquitos, mice and rodents. Add a few leaves to potato dishes, sausages and cream cheese. Use dried leaves in potpourri.
- Companion Planting: May repel pests from cabbages, cauliflowers and broccoli.
- Range: 100mm Herb pots