Deer-Resistant Plants for the Dry Border

Lamb's Ears

Blanket Flower (Gaillardia pulchella)
*Blue Flax (Linum perenne)
Boltonia (Boltonia asteroides)
Butterfly-bush (Buddleia davidii)
Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Coneflower (Rudbeckia sp.)
Daylily cultivar (Hemerocallis 'Stella d'Oro')
Evening Primrose (Oenothera sp.)
*Fountain Grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides)
*Globe Thistle (Echinops sp.)
*Hen and Chickens (Sempervivum sp. (spiny ones))
*Lamb’s Ears (Stachys byzantina)
*Lavender (Lavandula sp.)
*Lavender Cotton (Santolina chamaecyparissus)
*Purple Coneflower (Echinacea angustifolia)
*Red Valerian (Centranthus ruber)
*Rose Campion (Lychnis coronaria)
*Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia)
Spike Gayfeather (Liatris spicata)
*Spurge (Euphorbia sp.)
*Statice (Limonium latifolium)
*St. Johnswort (Hypericum perforatum)
Threadleaf Coreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata)
Toadflax (Linaria vulgaris)
*Verbena (Verbena x hybrida)
*Wormwood (Artemisia sp.)
Yucca (Yucca sp.)

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

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