Plants That Repel Snakes?


There are a few different plants that can help repel snakes, though none of them are deemed as being perfect, or guaranteed. One of the main plants that snakes seem to have a problem with, is mint. This is a plant that may not only smell good to you, but can also help to keep snakes away. Moth balls are also good for keeping snakes away, and some people say that kerosene, lightly squirted around a perimeter, can help keep snakes away.
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The best way to repel snakes is to prevent them. Prevention would include keeping shrubs and bushes trimmed up off the ground, keep grasses mowed and make sure any compost or woodpiles
Snakes can be repelled by strong odors, including naphtalene (the substance found in moth balls) Leave moth balls in areas where snakes are getting in. Moth balls are toxic to humans
Cedar oil is an effective snake repellent.
Marigolds are supposed to deter marauding rodents, but I don't know about snakes. Crown Imperial, a tall fritillaria, is also said to have the same property but it goes dormant by
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