We have two seasons here in south Louisiana. Mosquito season, and winter. And let's be honest, we don't always have a winter.

The folks at Wide Open Eats (I know, right?!) have passed along some info that everyone who has ever walked outside in summer in Louisiana needs to know. I call this critical Southern info, and you definitely need to pay attention, class. Let us know if you have mosquito repellent tips as well!

  • Lavender
  • Citronella Grass
  • Marigolds
  • Catnip
  • Lemon Balm
  • Basil
  • Mint
  • Scented Geraniums
  • Rosemary
  • Floss Flower (Ageratum Houstonianum)