Deer Resistant Plants

Deer Resistant Plants

Deer are known for their aversion to several plant species. Please keep in mind that the Environmental conditions such as drought and overpopulation may force a deer into resorting to eating plants that otherwise they would not have interest in.

The following is a list of deer resistant plants:

 

  • Achillea-Yarrow
  • Allium-Ornamental Chives 
  • Amsonia-Blue Star
  • Aquilegia-Columbine
  • Artemisia-Wormwood
  • Asclepias-Butterfly Weed
  • Berberis Thunbergii-Barberry
  • Buddleia Davidii-Butterfly Bush
  • Buxus-Boxwood
  • Calamintha-Calamint
  • Caryopteris-Bluebeard
  • Cimicifuga-Bugbane
  • Corydalis
  • Crocosmia-Montbretia
  • Daphne-Daphne
  • Dicentra-Bleeding Hearts
  • Digitalis-Foxglove
  • Echinops-Globe Thistle
  • Euphorbia-Spurge
  • Ferns
  • Filipendula-Dropwort
  • Galium-Sweet Woodruff
  • Genista-Broom
  • Heeleborus-Hellebore
  • Hypericum-St. John’s Wort
  • Hyssopus-Hyssop
  • Iris Siberica-Siberian Iris
  • Kolkwitzia-Beauty Bush
  • Lamium-Dead Nettles
  • Lvandula-Lavender
  • Lespedeza
  • Linaria-Toadflax
  • Lychnis-Rose Campion
  • Melissa-Lemon Balm
  • Mentha-Mint
  • Monarda-Bee Balm
  • Myrica-Northern Bayberry
  • Nepeta-Catnip
  • Origanum-Oregano
  • Paeonia-Peony
  • Papaver Orientale-Poppy
  • Peroskia-Russian Sage
  • Phlox Subulata-Moss Pinks
  • Picea-Spruce
  • Potentilla-Cinquefoil
  • Pulmonaria-Lungwort
  • Rhus-Sumac
  • Ruta-Herb of Grace
  • Salvia-Meadow Sage
  • Saponaria-Soapwort
  • Satureya-Winter Savory
  • Senecio-Golden Ragwort
  • Stachys-Lamb’s Ear
  • Symphytum-Comfrey
  • Tanacetum-Tansy
  • Teucrium-Germander
  • Thymus-Thyme
  • Verbascum-Mullein
  • Yucca-Adam’s Needle
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