Can you recommend plants deer won’t eat?

(Question)

 Can you recommend plants deer won’t eat?

 

 

 

 

 

(Answer)

When very hungry, deer will eat almost everything!

That said, here is a list of their favourite plants, those which you will want to avoid if there are many deer in your area:

Anemone, DeCaen and St. Bridgette

Candytuft

Chrysanthemum

Columbine

Crabapple

Daylily

Geum

Hosta

Hydrangea

Korean Lilac

Most bulbs

Ranunculus

Stock

Trillium

Violets

Wallflower

 

And plants they dislike include:

Allium

Alyssum, Perennial and Annual

Anemone, Japanese

Artemisia

Astilbe

Barberry

Bearded iris

Bleeding heart

Buddleia

Common lilac

Cotoneaster

Daffodils

Dame’s Rocket

Dead nettle

Delphinium

Epimedium

Forsythia

Foxglove

Juniper

Lamb’s ears

Larkspur

Lavender

Leuchothoe

Mint

Monkshood

Oregon grape

Peony

Poppy

Potentilla

Rose campion

Rosemary

Rudbeckia

Russian Sage

Salvia

Scented geranium

Snapdragon

Spruce

Tansy

Thyme

Toadflax

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