Deer-Resistant Plants for the Shady Entry Garden

Turtlehead

Allegheny Spurge (Pachysandra procumbens)
Astilbe (Astilbe sp.)
*Barrenwort (Epimedium sp.)
Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spectabilis)
*Christmas Fern (Polystichum acrostichoides)
*Dead Nettle (Lamium maculatum)
*Edging Lobelia (Lobelia erinus)
*Foamflower (Tiarella cordifolia)
*Forget-me-not (Myosotis scorpioides)
*Foxglove (Digitalis sp.)
Fringed Bleeding-heart (Dicentra exima)
*Hay-scented Fern (Dennstaedtia punctilobula)
*Hellebore (Helleborus sp.)
Jacob's Ladder (Polemonium caeruleum)
*Japanese Spurge (Pachysandra sp.)
*Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis)
*Monkshood (Aconitum sp.)
*Pennyroyal (Mentha pulegium)
*Rue Anemone (Anemonella thalictroides)
*Sweet Woodruff (Galium odoratum)
*Tuberous Begonia (Begonia tuberhybrida)
Turtlehead (Chelone sp.)
*Vinca (Vinca minor)
Wax Begonia (Begonia x semperflorens cultorum)

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

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