[NAFEX] deer-resistant plants
list at ginda.us
Fri Feb 27 16:13:48 EST 2009
My deer aren't super-hungry. They eat the tomatoes but not the tomato
plants. They've never bothered my currants, including cove currant, none
of which are thorny. Nor do the bother my raspberries or blackberries.
They do eat appple trees, apples, witch hazel, and young red bud.
eastern MA, zone 6
...... Original Message .......
On Fri, 27 Feb 2009 12:35:12 -0800 (PST) Melissa Kacalanos
<mijwiz at yahoo.com> wrote:
>I'm making my garden plan now, and hoping I won't have
>to hide all the good plants behind the deer fence. Can
>I get some advice on whether or not these plants are
>maypop (which I've never seen, but the catalogs claim
>it's hardy here.)
>Last year, I was surprised that the deer loved eating
>my tomato plants, but left my basil, rosemary, thyme,
>and various alliums alone, so there's no accounting
>zone 5, central NY suburbia
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