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Plant radishes around cucumbers and squash to trap
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Plant radishes around cucumbers and squash to trap beetles; they serve as a decoy, luring pests to themselves for the greater good. For more plants that repel insects, click here. Email this photo gallery to your family, friends and favorite blogs. Gardening 101 : Step-by-step how-tos for a great garden, from Jessica Damiano, Newsday's Garden Detective.(Credit: Photo courtesy National Garden Bureau)

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Plants that repel insects

By Jessica Damiano