Animals Versus Plants

Looking for a natural way to protect your landscape from hungry guests?  Read on for a listing of plants that are unattractive to three common unwelcome visitors: deer, rabbits and slugs.  This list is by no means exhaustive, but it does give you a start.

Deer: Angelonia Basket of Gold Bleeding Hearts Lantana
Lily of the Valley Snapdragon
Rabbits: Alder Aucuba Birch Black-Eyed Susan
Boxwood Cat Mint Ceanothus Daylily
Globe Thistle Hypericum Kalmia Marigold
Sedum Vinca
Slugs: Ageratum Alyssum Apricot Aquilegia
Azalea Basil Beans Begonia
California Poppy Campanula Chard Cosmos
Corn Daffodils Daylilies Dianthus
Dicentra Fennel Fuchsia Geranium
Ginger Grapes Gypsophila Helleborus
Holly Iberis Lobelia Lobelia
Nasturtium Nemesia Painted Daisy Parsley
Peruvian Lily Plum Portulace Pumpkins
Rhubarb Sage Swedish Ivy Verbena
Zinnia