what plants are snails not attracted to? - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by meliss789
June 8, 2009
i want to plant blooming plants in a flower bed,what plants do not attract snails?

Answer from NGA
June 8, 2009


Some of the most snail and slug resistant plants include:
Ajuga (bugleweed), Alchemilla mollis (lady's mantle), Alyssum, Arabis,
Armeria (thrift), Artemisia, Anemone (fall-blooming types), Aquilegia (columbine),
Astilbe, Astrantia (masterwort), Aubretia, Bergenia, Crocosmia, Dianthus,
Euphorbia, Ferns, Fuchsia, Geranium (cranesbill), Grasses (ornamental types),
Helleborus (hellebore), Hemerocallis (daylily), Heuchera (coral bells),
Hydrangea, Iris, Lavandula (lavender), Narcissus (daffodil), Paeonia (peony),
Pelargonium (annual geranium), Penstemon, Phlox, Potentilla, Rosa (rose), Sedum,
Tulipa (tulip), and Vinca (Vinca minor, V. major).

Best wishes with your garden.

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