The numerous mosquitoes in the Nord and Pas-de-Calais in September, how to get rid of them?
17:13 – 22 September 2021
On this second day of autumn, many mosquitoes are still present in the Nord and Pas-de-Calais!
While it is mainly a summer scourge, mosquitoes are numerous in the Nord and Pas-de-Calais at the end of September. The Nord department has even been placed on thunderstorm alert for ” unusual bites and blooms »This Monday, September 20. This is explained by high temperatures for a month of September. To each their own method of getting rid of these insects, Horizon has listed a few tips to help those who are prone to mosquito bites.
Plants that repel mosquitoes
Certain plants can ward off plants like basil and geraniums, especially lemongrass, as long as they are planted near windows. Some essential oils, such as lemon eucalyptus and peppermint, also work to repel them. Just soak them in a handkerchief to throw away at home or simply place them in an essential oil diffuser.
Another method has proven successful: lay lemon slices to plant cloves. It will suffice to arrange them in several places in your home. You can also do it with orange slices, the smell will be more pleasant. Last tip: garlic. Macerate drops of garlic in a bowl of hot water for a few hours and pour the liquid into a spray bottle. Guaranteed effect!