Frustrated at finding your plants being eaten by deer?
You’re not alone. Many residents of Colorado Springs find themselves caught in the local wildlife’s routes. Learn how to prevent deer from eating your plants today.
Deer can often have different preferences, but there are just a few handy precautions to keep in mind. Here are some tricks that help prevent deer from eating your plants:
- Deer do not eat grass, so if you are considering adding a few plants to your lawn, ornamental grassescan be a great looking, deer-proof option.
- Most deer do not like plants with a strong scent or taste.
- Most herbs as well as many native plants are safe from deer. blanket flower, lamb’s ear and salvia can be a great choice, due to their fuzzy leaves which tend to deter most deer.
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