The Q&A Archives: Deer Resistant Plants

Question: Is there a good guide for plants that are deer resistant or at least not favored by deer. I am interested in planting flowers to border a grass garden. What plants and grasses work well together?

Answer: There are lists and lists of deer resistant plants such as this one published by Rutgers:

However, hungry deer will eat almost anything if the competition for food is high. So, while you may plant deer resistant plants, they won't necessarily be deer proof. Check out the website for some ideas. Best wishes with your landscape!

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