Deer-Resistant Plants for the Sunny Entry Garden

Dahlia

*Ageratum (Ageratum houstonianium)
Balloon Flower (Platycodon grandiflorus)
*Basket-of-Gold (Aurinia saxatilis)
*Blue Fescue (Festuca ovina var. glauca)
*Blue Salvia (Salvia farinacea)
*Canna (Canna hybrids)
*Common Thrift (Armeria maritima)
*Cosmos (Cosmos hybrids)
*Dahlia (Dahlia sp.)
*Dame’s Rocket (Hesperis matronalis)
*Dusty Miller (Senecio cineraria)
*Evening Primrose (Oenothera sp.)
*Feverfew (Chrysanthemum parthenium)
*Flowering Tobacco (Nicotiana alata)
*Fountain Grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides)
*Four-O'Clocks (Mirabilis jalapa)
*Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata)
Gas Plant (Dictamnus albus)
Geranium (Geranium sp.)
*Gerbera (Gerbera jamesonii)
*Heath (Erica sp.)
*Heather (Calluna sp.)
*Hyacinth (Hyacinthus orientalis)
*Lamb’s Ears (Stachys byzantina)
*Lavender (Lavandula sp.)
Marigold (Tagetes sp.)
*Maiden Grass (Miscanthus sinensis)
*Montbretia (Crocosmia hybrids)
*Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus)
*Obedient Plant (Physostegia virginiana)
*Oregon Fleabane (Erigeron speciosus)
Ornamental Onion (Allium sp.)
*Rose Campion (Lychnis coronaria)
*Scented Geraniums (Pelargonium sp.)
Spike Gayfeather (Liatris spicata)
*Sundrops (Oenothera tetragona)
Tiger Lily (Lilium lancifolium)
*Veronica (Veronica sp.)
*Wormwood (Artemisia sp.)

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

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