The plants in this deer resistant list are known to be poisonous, and therefore less appealing. Deer may ignore certain plants one year and munch away on them the following year regardless of their being in a deer resistant list.

  • Bee Balm
  • Bleeding Heart
  • Boxwood
  • Daffodils
  • Daphne
  • Daylilies
  • Ferns
  • Forsythia
  • Hellebores (Christmas Rose)
  • Lilac
  • Spirea
  • Spruce
  • Strongly scented herbs such as rosemary, oregano, lavender and sage

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