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Favorite Deer Resistant Plants

Favorite Deer resistant Plants with Sensible Gardening

When it comes to deer, nothing is totally sacred. I’m convinced a hungry deer will just about eat anything. Of course, they do have favorites and many plants are seldom if ever bothered by them. Deer do not like fuzzy, prickly or bristly plants. Plants with soft hairy leaves or raspy leaves are not a favorite. Some of my favourite…

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Petunia’s Boyfriend

Deer at Sensible Gardening and Living

We have so many deer around here in our garden that we are starting to name them. One small female , who we are sure is pregnant, has eaten all my petunias so aptly we have named her Petunia. Petunia also has a very handsome boyfriend that stays by her side a lot of the time. I’m not quite sure…

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Tulips and Deer

Deer damaage to Tulips at Sensible Gardening and Living

Now you see them, now you don’t! And I don’t mean the deer.   Last year I gathered up all my tulip bulbs and replanted them right next to the house, along the porch. I felt certain they would be safe  there. Could I have been more wrong? Just as those beautiful buds started to open, the deer were quick…

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