The top ten houseplants that help keep some of the creepy crawlies away are reviewed in this infographic. It breaks down the advantages of having each plant in the home and what bugs it keeps away. The mosquito is the most popular within the list of bugs that are kept away from these plants. According to our research, all of the following plants keep mosquitos away: basil, lavender, lemongrass, marigold, peppermint, rosemary, sage bush, catnip, and venus flytraps. Other bugs that are kept away from the indoor plants are fleas, moths, beetles, and spiders. Overall, this is a complete list of plants that keep bugs away.