Deer-Resistant Plants for the Butterfly & Hummingbird Garden

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Bee Balm (Monarda didyma)
Blanket Flower (Gaillardia pulchella)
Butterfly-bush (Buddleia davidii)
Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Coneflower (Rudbeckia sp.)
Forget-me-not (Myosotis sylvatica)
*Fountain Grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides)
*Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata)
*Goldenrod (Solidago sp.)
*Lavender (Lavandula sp.)
Marigold (Tagetes sp.)
*Mint (Mentha sp.)
*Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus)
Oregano (Origanum sp.)
*Ornamental Onion (Allium schoenoprasum)
*Pennyroyal (Mentha pulegium)
*Purple Coneflower (Echinacea angustifolia)
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)
*Snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus)
Spike Gayfeather (Liatris spicata)
Threadleaf Coreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata)
Yarrow (Achillea sp.)

* These plants are very deer-resistant; all others show moderate resistance.

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