Dry Shade Plants Sweet Woodruff Deer Resistant Plants Shade Flowers Ground Cover Plants Woodland Garden Woodland Plants Hardy Plants White Gardens Sweet Woodruff–This shade-friendly ground cover with fragrant white flowers is sweet but not sweet for deer. Astilbe Astilbe is a great shade perennial that requires little maintenance.
Pulmonaria produces small clusters of flowers in blue and pink.
Deer resistant plants for shade. Numerous varieties have flower spikes in a range of colors. This cheerful shade dweller is deer resistant and is also one of the first plants to bloom in the spring this is why its often called Christmas or Lenten rose producing lovely rose-like flowers on 2-foot tall plants. Some can grow up to 100 feet tall.
DRY SHADE DEER-RESISTANT PLANTING PLAN A deer-resistant planting plan that thrives in dry shade and looks great together with shades of red bronze and gold. Canna lilies Canna indica Sun-loving canna lilies are deer-resistant annuals that live for many years as long as you dig up the tuberous roots each autumn and store them in a box of peat moss for the winter. Deer are likely to pass up fuzzy and thorny plants such as lambs ear spirea or roses.
Pulmonaria This is an easy perennial to grow that deer have no taste for. Miss Scarlett lllicium Eversheen Carex Winterglow Bergenia White Linen R. While no plant is entirely deer resistant Bambi tends to shy away from plants that have unpalatable characteristics as thorny stems strong scent bitter flavor or unappealing texture.
For some taller varieties to form into a shade providing hedgerowprivacy screen consider the following all of which have dense foliage and upright pyramidal forms. While it may remind you of an Italian kitchen its smell makes deer steer clear. These deer resistant shrubs do great in growing zones 5 to 9.
Junipers are some of the most common deer resistant shrubs that also happen to be great at providing shade. Deer dislike plants with strong scents like sage ornamental salvias lavender and bearded iris. Lets have a look at the Best Deer Resistant Plants.
Wax Myrtle should be grown in areas of the sun to partial shade. Angels Trumpet Cherub Brugmansia hybrid – Brugmansia – Browse by Botanical Name. If deer have turned your shade garden into their personal all-you-can-eat buffet consider planting hellebore.
Fuzzy or thorny plants. Wax Myrtle plants are known for their slightly spicy aroma. Theyre perennial in tropical climates but where winters are cold we.
Forget-me-not The pretty little blue flowers of forget-me-not tolerate some shade and are deer resistant.