mosquito plant


Definition of mosquito plant

1 or mosquito trap : an Asian vine (Cynanchum acuminatifolium) whose flowers sometimes entrap small insects
2 : a plant (as basil mint or pennyroyal) believed to be efficacious in driving away mosquitoes

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“Mosquito plant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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