Catnip is said to be 10 times more effective than DEET in repelling mosquitoes. Citronella, or West Indian lemongrass, is a tall plant and the source for citronella oil. Cascading Geranium, another bug repelling plant, will cascade over its pot and add a delicate floral scent to your potagerie.
Tall flowering plants are an essential element in some styles of gardening and for adding height and colour to the flower border......Hollyhocks, Foxgloves, Delphiniums, Wisteria, Fuschias, Climbing Roses, Allium, Verbena, & Sunflowers will add nice height to your gardens.
Pink Pampas Grass - "Tall pastel plumes. Blushing color for your sunniest sites. Stately foliage sports soft pink flumes, full and fluffy, from July through August. Shoots up 5--7 feet tall to form an outstanding screen. Dries beautifully, adds elegant height to indoor arrangements." More