Theoretically, insects are arthropods that possess specialized extremities and a body split into parts, covered in exoskeleton which can even develop into a shell. They also possess antennas, several extremities and in some cases, wings. They are mostly small, except the beetles that are of major size.
There are many various species. There are approximately 200 million of insects.
Some of them feed of plants, others of meat or carrion. They play a very important role in nature, since they feed on other species, preventing them from turning into big plagues.
A wonderful plant in the struggle against the plagues
Insects and their similar ones take charge decomposing and eliminating an important percentage of the organic matter; being also the principal pollinizers of plants of ecological and economic importance.
We all know how we react when we see a spider or something else in our home.
Their disagreeable appearance usually generates screams and sometimes even throwing shoes in the majority of the persons. We all respect nature, but we do not want spiders near our family, or a cockroach poking our food.
This article is going to present you a fantastic natural repellent of insects. It is 100 free of the toxins that insecticides in TV/radio commercials usually contain and almost always end up affecting our health. This repellent will also make your home smell refreshing.
The main ingredient is fresh mint, a type of aromatic grass of big diffusion, appreciated by its characteristic refreshing fragrance. It is usually used in gastronomy, but many people don’t leave aside its therapeutic properties.
How to use it?
It is very simple. You should prepare a well concentrated mint tea. Place it in a spray bottle and spray every corner of your home, especially the corners of the doors and the rims of the windows. This will be disagreeable for the insects and it will keep them away from your house. It will also give you a fresh and pleasant aroma.