Salvia Plants

Is Salvia Deer Resistant?

mckesson0038 added on April 29, 2015 | Answered

I have a serious deer problem.

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Answered on April 29, 2015

The term "deer-resistant" should probably be used very loosely because when deer populations are high and food becomes scarce, deer may feed on plants that are thought to be deer-resistant. However, deer generally do not like plants with pungent aromas, such as salvia.

If you are interested in other deer-resistant plant options, here is a comprehensive extension article for you to refer to:

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