Citronella sentence example

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  • Avoid patio heaters and electric lights in the garden - use citronella beeswax or vegetable-based candles to deter insects.
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  • Mosquitos are a nuisance, so students should have citronella or some other repellent.
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  • Citronella, lavender or tea tree oils applied to the pulse points will repel mosquitoes.
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  • Citronella is extremely strong and can blister the skin, it is also photosensitive and as such can cause accelerated extreme sun burn.
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  • Brief exposure to citronella immediately distracts dogs but does not cause them distress and even smells pleasant to humans.
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  • They represent a large number of classes of substances of which the most important are: (1) Hydrocarbons, such as pinene in oil of turpentine, camphene in citronella oil, limonene in lemon and orange-peel oils, caryophyllene in clove oil and cumene in oil of thyme; (2) ketones, such as camphor from the camphor tree, and irone which occurs in orris root; (3) phenols, such as eugenol in clove oil, thymol in thyme oil, saffrol in sassafras oil, anethol in anise oil; (4) aldehydes, such as citral and citronellal, the most important constituents of lemon oil and lemon-grass oil, benzaldehyde in the oil of bitter almonds, cinnamic aldehyde in cassia oil, vanillin in gum benzoin and heliotropin in the spiraea oil, &c.; (5) alcohols and their esters, such as geraniol (rhodinol) in rose oil and geranium oil, linalool, occurring in bergamot and lavender oils, and as the acetic ester in rose oil, terpineol in cardamom oil, menthol in peppermint oil, eucalyptol in eucalyptus oil and borneol in rosemary oil and Borneo camphor; (6) acids and their anhydrides, such as cinnamic acid in Peru balsam and coumarin in woodruff; and (7) nitrogenous compounds, such as mustard oil, indol in jasmine oil and anthranilic methyl-ester in neroli and jasmine oils.
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  • Use citronella candles in lighting to help ward off mosquitoes and gnats.
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  • We had tried many things to make him stop, but after having no luck we decided to buy a citronella spray bark collar.
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  • Please note, using a citronella collar is not cruel because it does not shock your dog.
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  • It simply delivers an annoying spray of all natural citronella in the face when your dog barks.
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  • The citronella spray stop barking collar, for example, is a style of a stop barking collar.
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  • Others, like citronella, tea tree, and/or lemongrass essential oils will help repel fleas and ticks.
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  • The uncomfortable sensation ranges from a mild static shock ot an ultrasonic noise to a spray of citronella or lemon, depending upon the device.
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  • Spray Collars: These collars emit a noxious mist, usually citronella, that the dog finds distasteful.
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  • Another great mosquito repellent herb is lemon balm with its built-in citronella compound.
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  • Citronella votive candles can help to keep pesky and persistent bugs away when you are outdoors.
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  • Citronella candles are scented with citronella oil, which comes from the lemongrass plant.
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  • Citronella candles can also be scented with a blend of oils that include citronella essential oil.
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  • Citronella candles come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, many of them fairly large.
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  • Votive candles scented with citronella can be just as effective as their larger counterparts if used in abundance.
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  • You can purchase citronella votives in retail stores or online, or you can even try your hand at making them yourself.
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  • Making these pretty candles is as easy as making a regular scented votive, and the added bonus is that you can color them any shade you like instead of the traditional citronella yellow.
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  • When it comes time to add your scent, use about one ounce of citronella essential oil per pound of wax.
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  • Lemongrass essential oil is also an obvious choice for a blend, since this is the plant that citronella is derived from.
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  • Candles - These citronella votives come with glass votive holders to make displaying them even easier.
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  • Linens 'N Things - Frosted votive holders display these orange candles which are scented with an orange citronella blend.
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  • While citronella is safe to use, it is a rather strong fragrance that can cause problems for anyone with sensitivities to scent, or who suffers from allergies.
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  • The next time you have a dinner party, barbecue, or other gathering of friends outdoors, try adding to the atmosphere with citronella votives.
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  • If you've got a mosquito problem on your hands, rent some bug zappers or citronella torches.
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  • Make bug spray available to party guests, and consider burning citronella candles and/or tiki torches with citronella liquid to cut down on unwanted critters.
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  • Citronella candles are not only useful in keeping bugs away but can be used as a decoration on tables as well.
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  • Citronella candles tend to ward off mosquitoes in small outdoor spaces.
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  • Others burn citronella candles or rely on mass plantings of citronella plants in their outdoor spaces.
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  • The soap contains an effective percentage of pure essential citronella oil and is ideal even for sensitive skin.
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  • Other aromatic members are Andropogon Nardus, a native of India, but also cultivated, the rhizome, leaves and especially the spikelets of which contain a volatile oil, which on distillation yields the citronella oil of commerce.
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