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16245 South Hwy. 71
Belton, MO 64012
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Deer Resistant Plants

Deer Resistant Plants

There is really no such thing as a deer resistant plant because deer are opportunistic feeders. They do, however, dislike fuzzy leaves and foliage with strong aromas.

Lanceleaf Coreopsis
Lanceleaf Coreopsis
Coreopsis lanceolata
Columbine
Columbine
Aquilegia canadensis
Missouri Primrose
Missouri Primrose
Oenothera macrocarpa
Sensitive Fern
Sensitive Fern
Onoclea sensibilis
Bee Balm
Bee Balm
Monarda bradburiana
Ohio Spiderwort
Ohio Spiderwort
Tradescantia ohiensis
Missouri Black-eyed Susan
Missouri Black-eyed Susan
Rudbeckia missouriensis
Downy Phlox
Downy Phlox
Phlox pilosa ssp. Ozarkana
Showy Goldenrod
Showy Goldenrod
Solidago speciosa
Wild Bergamot
Wild Bergamot
Monarda fistulosa
Lemon Horsemint
Lemon Horsemint
Monarda citriodora
Purple Coneflower
Purple Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea