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Monday, June 18, 2007

Critter Resistant Plants







Design your garden with plants that are naturally resistant...once established...to rabbits and deer. The list below will get you started; there are many other animal resistant plants available.

Rabbit Resistant


  • Achililea

  • Agastache

  • Allium

  • Artemesia

  • Leadplant

  • Lavender

  • Marguerite Daisy

  • Creeping Thyme

  • Penstemon

  • Indian Paintbrush

  • Gaura

  • Gazania

  • Gaillardia

  • Centranthus

  • Dianthus

  • Coreopsis

  • Globe Thistle



Deer Resistant


  • Buddleia

  • Apache Plume

  • Bear Grass

  • Blue Mist Spirea

  • Manzanita

  • Mock Orange

  • Fernbush

  • Chamisa

  • Blanket Flower

  • Banana Yucca

  • Blue Flax

  • Black Cherry Sage

  • Big Leaf Periwinkle

  • Beardtongue

  • Russian Sage

  • Speedwell

  • Century Plant

  • Pampas Grass

  • Gayfeather

  • Santolina

  • Ornamental Oregano