This is a plant that is worth seeking out. Daffodil Narcissus spp zones 3 to 7 according to species.
Sadly they were nibbled to the ground the very first spring.
Deer and groundhog resistant plants. There are some other plants that repel groundhogs as well but their names arent as well known. If you are in a path of a herd of deer or have a groundhog with a voracious appetite they may devour some of the plants listed below such as Purple Coneflower and Astilbe if that is the case you should try to put in a plan to spray those plants on a recurring basis with a product that deters all three animals. Dwarf mondo grass Ophiopogon japonicus zone 6.
A well-kept secret of garden enthusiasts Hellebores should be more widely known to serious and not so serious gardeners alike. Daylily Hemerocallis spp zones 3 to 6 according to species. Crocosmia Crocosmia spp zone 6.
Rid groundhogs from gardens. Bearberry bluebirds weed cinchona bark iris liverwort mountain laurel Valerian and more. Spider plant Hornwort bladderwrack bearberry and rattleweed.
The following is a list of landscape plants. Some of the most common types of these plants are. Hemerocallis Stella dOro Fennel Foeniculum vulgare Fountain Grass Pennisetum alopecuroides Lambs Ears Stachys byzantina Lavender Lavandula sp.
This easy-care plant makes a great companion for deer-resistant spring-flowering bulbs such as narcissus and scilla. What other plant resists deer neglect likes shade-even deep shade is evergreen arranges beautifully and. But is also invasive and poisonous.
This reliable shade perennial comes in a number of varieties all of which have pretty spotted or variegated foliage with sprays of pink or blue flowers in the spring. For growers using deer fencing its recommended to trench the fence into the ground at least 6 inches to block groundhog tunneling. Hay-scented fern These plants can be grown around a metal rodent fence as a secondary layer and are used to rid rabbits bunnies and even deer.
528 rows Landscape Plants Rated by Deer Resistance. Lily-of-the-valley has fragrant white blooms and is so cold-hardy that even gardeners in USDA zone 2 can grow it as a perennial. Lungwort is as attractive as it is deer resistant.
Lavender is among the list of perennials considered wood-chuck-resistant includes groundhogs by the Internet Center for Wildlife Damage Management. Dianthus Dianthus spp zones 3 to 7 according to species. Groundhog Resistant Plants BUTTERFLY AND HUMMINGBIRD GARDEN Butterfly Weed Blanket Flower Gaillardia pulchella Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa Coneflower Rudbeckia sp Delphinium Delphinium sp Fennel Foeniculum vulgare Fountain Grass Pennisetum alopecuroides Lavender Lavandula sp Ornamental Onion Allium schoenopra-sum.
Turns out the aromatic plants werent large enough or smelly enough to deter hungry deer in the early spring. In the belief that locating roses smack in the center of thyme and lavender would protect them from deer browsing I added three floribundas. Its toxic nature is why not only groundhogs but also deer and rabbit pests leave it alone.
Delphinium Delphinium spp zone 3. Plants like barberries cacti cleomes devils walking sticks dusty millers globe thistles grape hollies lambs ears rose campions and strawflowers can therefore remain relatively unscathed. Babys Breath Gypsophila paniculata Blanket Flower Gaillardia pulchella Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa Daylily cv.