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Which herbs can you grow with your vegetables to help repel insects?

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Most aromatic herbs help repel garden pests since the volatile oils that they give off interfere with the chemical sensors insects use to locate host plants. Lemon basil, sage and summer savory respectively help repel white flies, cabbage worms and cucumber and squash beetles.
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