Deer Resistant Plants

Deer Resistant Plants


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Trees

Abies spp. Fir Leucothoe fontanesiana Drooping Leucothoe
Berberis spp. Barberry Maclura pomifera Osage Orange
Berberis vulgaris Common Barberry Myrica spp. Bayberry
Betula papyrifera Paper Birch Picea abies Norway Spruce
Betula pendula European White Birch Picea glauca White Spruce
Buddleia Butterfly Bush Picea pungens Colorado Blue Spruce
Buxus sempervirens Common Boxwood Pieris japonica Japanese Andromeda
Calastrus scandens American Bittersweet Pinus mugo Mugo Pine
Caryopteris clethra Blue Beard Pinus nigra Austrian Pine
Catalpa bignoniodes Common Catalpa Pinus resinosa Red Pine
Cercis canadensis Red Bud Pinus rigida Pitch Pine
Clethra Summersweet Pinus sylvestris Scots Pine
Cornus florida Flowering Dogwood Potentilla Potentilla
Cornus kousa Japanese Dogwood Prunus serrulata Japanese Flowering Cherry
Cornus sericea Red Osier Dogwood Salix matsudana ‘Tortuosa’ Corkscrew Wilow
Cotinus coggygria Smoke tree Sambucus racemosa Elderberry
Crataegus spp. Hawthorn Sassafras albidum Common Sassafras
Cytissus spp. Broom Spirea Spirea
Elaeagnus angustifolia RussianOlive Syringa vulgaris Common Lilac
Enkianthus campanulatus Redvein Enkianthus Thuja spp. Arbovitae
Fagus sylvatica European Beech Viburnum Virburnum
Forsythia spp. Forsythia Wisteria floribunda Japanese Wisteria
Ginkgo biloba Maidenhair Tree
Gleditsia triacanthos Honey Locust
Hibiscus syriacus Rose-of Sharon
Ilex cornuta Chinese Holly
Ilex glabra Inkberry
Ilex opaca American Holly
Juniperus chinensis Chinese Junipers
Kalmia latifolia Mountain Laurel
Kolkwitzia amabilis Beautybush

  Perennial Vines

Celastrus spp. Bittersweet
Clematis spp. Clematis
Lonicera spp. Honeysuckle
Wisteria spp. Wisteria

Groundcovers – Vines

Aegopodium podagraria Bishop’s Weed Lamium spp. Dead Nettle
Ajuga reptans Bugleweed Pachysandra terminalis Japanese Pachysandra
Asperula oderata Sweet Woodruff Vinca minor Periwinkle
Convalaria majallis Lily-of-the-Valley Epimedium spp. Barrenwort

  Annuals & Biennials

Ageratum houstonaianum Ageratum Lobularia maritima Sweet Alyssum
Antirrhinum majus Snapdragon Mirabalis jalapa Four-0’Clock
Begonia x semperflorens-cultorum Wax Begonia Myosotis sylvatica Forget-Me-Not
Calendula officinalis Pot Marigold Ocimum basilicum Sweet Basil
Cleome hasslerana Spider flower Papaver spp. Poppy
Dahlia spp. Dahlia Pelargonium x hortorum Zonal ceranium
Datura spp. Downy thorn apple Petroselinum crispum Parsley
Digitalis spp. Foxglove Salvia farinacea Blue Salvia
Gaillardia pulchella Blanket Flower Senecio cineraria Dusty Miller
Heliotropium arborecens Heliotrope Silybum spp. Thistle
Hypoestes phyllostachya Polka-Dot Plant Tagetes spp. Marigold
Ipomoea spp. Morning Glory Verbena x hybrida Verbena
Lobelia erinus Edging Lobelia Zantedeschia spp.. Calla Lily

Herbaceous Perennials, Grasses, Ferns, and Bulbs

Achillea spp. Yarrow, Sneezeweed Lamium Dead Nettle
Aconitum Monkshood Lavandula spp. Lavender
Agapanthus Lily of the Valley Liatris spicata Spike Gayfeather
Allium schoenoprasum Chives Lilium lancifolium Tiger Lily
Allium spp. Ornamental Onions Limonium latifolium Statice
Allium tuerosum Garlic Chives Linaria spp. Toadflax
Alyssum saxatile Basket of Gold Linum perenne Perennial Blue Flax
Amsonia tabernaemontana Blue Star Lupinus spp. Lupine
Anemone spp. Anemones Lychinis Campion
Angelica archangelica Angelica Lythrum spp. Loosestrife
Aquilegia canadensis Columbine Matteuccia pennsylvania Ostrich Fern
Arabis Rock Crest Mentha spp. Mint
Arisaema triplyllum Jack-in-the-Pulpit Mitchella repens Partridge-berry
Armeria Sea Thrift Monarda didyma Beebalm
Artemisia spp. Wormwood Myosotis scorpiodes (palustris) true Forget-Me-Not
Aruncus dioicus Goatsbeard Myosotis palustris Forget-Me-Not
Asarum Wild Ginger Myrrhis odorata Sweet Cicely
Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly Weed Narcissus spp. Daffodil
Asperula odorata Sweet Woodruff Nepeta spp. Catmint
Astilbe spp. Astilbe Oenothera spp. Evening Primrose
Athyrium Japanese Painted/Lady Fern Oenothera tetragona Sundrops
Baptisia spp. False Indigo Onoclea sensibilis Sensitive Fern
Bergenia spp. Bergenia Origanum spp. Oregano
Boltonia asteroides Boltonia Osmunda cinnamomea Cinnamon Fern
Calluna spp. Heather Osmunda claytoniana Interrupted Fern
Campanula carpatica Carpathian Bellflower Osmunda regalis Royal Fern
Caryopteris Blue Beard Papaver orientale Oriental Poppy
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides Plumbago Perovskia Russian Sage
Chelone spp. Turtlehead Phalaris arundinacea ‘Picta’ Ribbon Grass
Chrysanthemum coccineum Painted Daisy Platycodon grandiflorus Balloon Flower
Chrysanthemum parthenium Feverfew Polemonium caeruleum Jacob’s Ladder
Chrysanthemum x superbum Shasta Daisy Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas Fern
Chrysogonum Goldenstar Potentilla spp. Cinquefoil
Cimicifuga racemosa Bugbane Primula spp. Primrose
Colchicun Colchicum Pulmonaria spp. Lungwort
Coreospis spp. Coreposis Ranunculus spp. Buttercup
Delphinium Delphinium Rheum spp. Rhubarb
Dennstaedia punctiloba Hay-scented Fern Rosmarinus officinalis Rosemary
Diantus spp. Sweet William, pinks Salvia spp. Sage
Dicentra exima Bleeding heart Santolina Lavender Cotton
Dictamnus albus Gas Plant Saponaria spp. Soapwort
Digitalis Foxglove Scilla spp. Scilla
Dryopteris Fern Solidago spp. Goldenrod
Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower Stachys byzantina Lamb’s Ear
Echinops spp. Globe Thistle Stokesia Stoke’s Aster
Epimedium Barrenwort Tanactum spp. Tansy
Erica spp. Heath Thelypteris noveboracensis New York Fern
Eupatorium spp. Joe-Pye Weed Thymus Thyme
Euphorbia spp. Spurge Tiarella Foam Flower
Festuca Fescue Tradescantia Spiderwort
Filipendula spp. Queen-of-the-Prairie Trillium spp. Wake-Robin
Fritallaria imperialis Crown Imperial Valeriana Valerian
Geranium Geranium Verbascum spp. Mullein
Geum spp. Avens Veronica latifolia Hungarian Speedwell
Gypsophila paniculata Baby’s breath Vinca major Greater Periwinkle
Helianthus spp. Sunflower family Viola labridorica Labrador Violet
Helleborus spp. Hellebore Yucca spp. Yucca
Hyacinthus Hyacinth
Iberis sempervirens Candytuft
Iris species Iris
Kirengeshoma palmata Kirengeshoma
Kniphofia spp. Red-hot Poker