Plant Care Tips : Deer Resistant Plants

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So you live in the country and you want to have a beautiful landscaped yard as well. It is possible if you carefully select plant material that doesn’t appeal to deer. Although no plant is completely resistant to deer damage, the following plants tend to be less preferred species for deer browsing.

  •      Abies Sp (fir)
  •      Berberis sp (Barberry and Mahonia)
  •      Buxus sempervirens (Common Boxwood)
  •      Cercis Canadensis (Eastern Redbud)
  •      Amaecyparis sp (Falsecypress)
  •      Cotoneaster sp (Cotoneaster)
  •      Cytisis sp (Broom)
  •      Euonymus alatus ‘Compactus’ (Burning Bush)
  •      Forsythia x Intermedia (Forsythia)
  •      Ilex glabra (Inkberry)
  •      Ilex opaca (American Holly)
  •      Juniperus procumbens (Japanese Garden Juniper)
  •      Picea albies (Norway Spruce)
  •      Pieris sp (Pieris)
  •      Pinus strobes (Eastern White Pine)
  •      Pyracantha sp (Firethorn)
  •      Spierea sp (Spirea)