Sunday, 09 June 2013 14:19

DEER RESISTANT PLANT LIST

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We don't really believe there is anything that is "truly" deer resistant! We have heard all the stories

and horror tales of what the deer of Lunenburg-Queens have devoured on their late night raids.  Here are some recommendations from our suppliers and our research of plant material that is less likely to tempt them!

Annuals:

Ageratum, Amaranth, Allysum, Castor Bean, Celosia, Cupflower, Cosmo, Cleome, Dill, Dusty Miller, Globe Amaranth, Heliotrope, Marigolds, Morning Glory, Nasturium, Nicotinana, Salvia, Snapdragons, Stock, Wax Begonia, Zinnia

Perennials:

Acanthua, Achillea, Aconitum, Alchemilla, Agastache, Ajuga, Anchusa, Anemone, Anthemis, Artemisia, Aruncus, Aster, Astilbe, Asclepia, Aquilegia, Baptisia, Bergenia, Boltonia,Brunnera, Campanula,Centaurea, Cerastium, Cimicifuga, Convallaria, Coreopsis, Corydalis, Delphinium, Dianthus, Dicentra, Dictamnus, Digitalis, Echinacea, Echniops, Epimedium, Egyngium, Eup[horbia, Euptorium, Filipendula, Gallium, Gernaium, Gypsophillia, Helianthemum, Helleborus, Helipsis, Iiberis, Iris, Kniphodia, Lamium, Lavendula, Lleucanthemum, Liatris, Limonium, Linaria, Linum, Lupin, Lychnis, Lysimachia, Monarda

Shrubs:

Aralia, Aesculus, Aectostaphylos, Berbeis, Buddleia, Buxus, Caryopteris, Celastrus, Clethra, Chaenomeles, Comptonia, Cotoneaster, Cornus, Daphne, Deutzia, Elaeagnus, Forsythia, Gaultheria, Hibiscus, Hypericum, Kerria, Kolkwitzia, Lonicera, Leucothoe, Magnolia, Myrica, Philadelphus, Pieris, Potentiallia, Rhus, Salix, Sambucus, Spiraea, Symphoricarpos, Syringa, Viburnum, Weigela, Yucca

Evergreens:

Cedrus, Juniperus, Picea, Pinus

Bulbs:

Allium, Narcissus, Lillium, Tigrimum

Compiled by Wile's Lake Farm Market to help create successful gardeners

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