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Deer Resistant Plants9/1/2015


Planting items in your yard that unappealing to deer is one of the best ways to discourage their nightly visits.  However, when hungry, it is said a deer will eat just about anything.  The following is a list of “deer resistant” plantings for your landscape

 

Deer Resistant Perennials

Achillea

Acontium

Agastache

Ajuga

Alchemilla mollis

Anemone

Aremeria

Artemisia

Aster

Astilbe

Baptista

Bergenia

Brunnera

Clematis

Coreopsis

Crocosmia

Dianthus

Dicentra

Digitalis

Echinacea

Epimedium

Euphorbia robbiae

Ferns

Gaillardia

Geranium

Helleborus

Heuchera

Iberis

Knophofia

Lamium

Lavandula

Liatris

Ligularia

Monarda

Nepeta

Onothera

Onramental Grasses

Paeona

Pachysandra

Penstemon

Perkovskia

Phlox

Pulmonaria

Rudbeckia

Salvia

Scabiosa

Sedum

Stachys

Stokesia

Thymus

Tradescantia

Veronica

Deer Resistant Shrubs

Barberry

Beautyberry callicarpa

Boxwood

Burning bush euonymus

Butterfly bush

Cotoneaster

Caryopteris bluebeard, dark knight

Chokeberry

Chameacyparis (false cypress)

Forsythia

Gold Thread Cypress

Holly

Hydrangea

Hypericum

Japanese Holly

Juniper

Mahonia

Mugo pine

Pieris Japonica

Potentilla

Pyracanta

Red twig dogwood

Scotch broom

Spirea

Sumac

Vitex-chaste tree

 

Viburnum – blue muffin

Weigelia

 

 

Deer Resistant Trees

Alberta spruce

Arborvitae green giant

Austrian pine

Bamboo

Birds nest spruce

Blue boulevard cypress

Blue ice cypress

Blue spruce

Fernspray cypress

Fir

Globosa spruce

Golden hinoki cypress

Hemlock

Montgomery spruce

Norway spruce

Redbud

Serbian Spruce

Slender hinoki cypress

White pine