Employ Variegated Foliage Regardless of whether it repels mosquitoes, Brian likes this variegated scented geranium (Pelargonium citrosum) -- aka the mosquito plant. Thanks to its frosty-white-tip foliage, it shines like a beacon in the border.
Hyacinth bean vine - Grows fast and is showy/FRAGRANT - Will help to lure butterflies and hummingbirds to your habitat. Plant with moonflower vine which is also fragrant! May grow up to 20 ft high. Perfect planted by a birdbath on a trellis.