Some of our favorite deer resistant plants...
Full Sun Perennials
Anise Hyssop NJ Native and a favorite plant for butterflies, bees and hummingbirds
Andromeda Spring Blooms Like shade to part shade
Blazing Star Northern NJ Native, pollinator friendly and deer resistant
Catmint Long blooming and pollinator friendly
Yarrow Native to NJ
Salvia or Meadow Sage is drought tolerant, deer resistant and low maintenance.
Iris provide beautiful early summer color and make great cut flowers. They are available in a wide variety of colors and are deer resistant.
Long blooming in late Spring into Summer and deer resistant.
This little gem is a great addition to the garden. The perfectly round blooms will attract hummingbirds and honey bees for weeks. and the deer and rabbits will leave it alone!
Cottage pinks come in a variety of sizes from ground cover to cut flowers. They are deer resistant, attract birds and are fragrant.
Paeonia or Peony are known for their large beautiful blooms and fragrance. They can be planted in full sun or part sun and sometimes need to be supported due to the weight of the buds.
Milk weed is a low maintenance, drought tolerant, native plant that attracts Monarch Butterflies. It is one of the showiest wildflowers and the deer don't like it.
Thread leaf coreopsis. Long bloom time and deer resistant Native to NJ
Shade/Part Shade Perennials
Pulmonaria or Lungwort is a great choice for a dry, shady spot and it is deer resistant.
Most ferns are not bothered by the deer.
Foxglove likes rich, moist, well drained soil in a shade or part sun garden.
Bright blue flowers float above silver variegated heart shaped leaves to bright up a shady place in the garden.
Lamprocapnos spectabilis or Bleeding hearts are a great addition to your shade garden to give that pop of color in early spring.
Astible or False Spirea have large fern-like flowers that come in several different colors. They are a great addition to your shade collection.