A Comprehensive Guide to Plants That Repel Deer
If deer won’t stop munching on your yard, you can try adding some of these deer-detering plants to your landscaping to make them think twice about coming back.
18 Deer-Resistant Shade Plants That Will Brighten Up Your Garden
Gardening where deer are plentiful can be challenging, especially in shady conditions. When you're looking for deer-proof shade plants, here are a few with textures and tastes that these creatures tend to shy away from (although no plant can be considered completely deer resistant).
Green Velvet retains the upright, rounded shape you'd expect from a boxwood on it's own, with little to no pruning from you. This evergreen shrub boasts deep green, glossy leaves year round.
A fisherman at Bira Beach This photo and caption were submitted to the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest.
Pruning boxwood and yew shrubs | Rather Square
Regular landscaping maintenance - such as pruning boxwood and yew shrubs - is important for homeowners and keeps bushes from becoming overgrown.
Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants in the mallow family, Malvaceae. It is quite large, containing several hundred species that are native to warm-temperate, subtropical and tropical regions throughout the world.
Syringa (Lilac) is a genus of about 20–25 species of flowering woody plants in the olive family (Oleaceae), native to woodland and scrub from southeastern Europe to eastern Asia, and widely and commonly cultivated in temperate areas elsewhere. The genus is most closely related to Ligustrum (privet). Lilacs are used as food plants by the larvae of some Lepidoptera species including Copper Underwing, Scalloped Oak and Svensson's Copper Underwing and Saras.
Rhododendron is a genus of over 1000 species of woody plants in the heath family, either evergreen or deciduous. Most species have showy flowers. Azaleas make up two subgenera of Rhododendron.
Forsythia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Oleaceae. There are about 11 species, mostly native to eastern Asia, but one native to southeastern Europe. The common name is also forsythia; the genus is named after William Forsyth.
Buddleja, or Buddleia commonly known as the butterfly bush is a genus comprising over 100 species of flowering plants endemic to Asia, Africa, and the Americas.