DEER RESISTANT PLANTS

 

Large Deciduous Trees

Acer Rubrum-Red Maple

Acer Saccharum-Sugar Maple

Betula Heritage, Nigra

Carpinus-Hornbeam

Cercis Canadensis-Redbud

Crataegus-Hawthorn

Fagus grandiflora-American Beech

Gleditsia-Locust

Liquidambar Styraciflua-Sweetgum

Liriodendron Tiulipfera-Tulip Poplar

Nyssa Sylvatica-Blackgum

Quercus Alba-White Oak

Quercus Palustris-Pin Oak

Platanus Occidentalis-Sycamore

 

Evergreen Trees

Cryptomeria

   Black Dragon

   Radicans

   Yoshino

Cupressocyparis x Lelandi-Leland Cypress

Juniperus Virginiana-Eastern Red Cedar

Picea Abies-Norway Spruce

Picea pungens-Colorado Spruce

Pinus Stobus-White Pine

Pseudotsuga Menziesii-Douglaas Fir

 

Small Deciduous Trees and Large Shrubs

Amelanchier Canadensis-Serviceberry

 

Deciduous Shrubs

Aronia

Buddleia

Caryopteris

Cornus Flaviramea-Yellowtwig Dogwood

Cotoneaster apiculata, hohrizontalis & dammeri

Euonymous alatus compacta-Burning Bush

Forsythia

Hamamelis Virginiana-Witch Hazel

Hibiscus Diana

Itea Virginicus

Lindera benzoin-Spicebush

Myrica Pennsylvanica-Bayberry

Picea glauca conica-Dwarf Alberta Spruce

Pieris

Spirea Anthony Waterer

Spirea VanHouttei

Weigela

 

Evergreen Shrubs

Berberis

   Concorde

   Crimson Pygmy

   Julianne

   Marshall's Upright

   Rose Glow

   Royal Burgundy

Buxus-Boxwood

   Green Mountain

   Green Velvet

   Winter Gem

Cephalotaxus-Japanese Yew

   Prostrata

   Fastigiata

Juniper

   Blue Pacific

   Blue Point

   Blue Rug

   Hetzi Columnaris

   Parsoni

   Procumben Nana

   Sargent

   Sea Green

 

Grasses

Carex Evergold

Liriope

Miscanthus Sinensis-Maidegrass

   Adagio

   Gracillimus

   Morning Light

Panicum Heavy Metal

Pennisetum alpoecuroides-Fountain Grass

   Hameln

 

Perennials

Hypericum-St Johns Wort

Iris siberica

DROUGHT TOLERANT PLANTS

Trees

Carya Ovata-Shagbark Hickory
Celtis Occidentalis-Common Hackberry
Fraxinus Americana-White Ash
Fraxinus Pennsylvanica-Green Ash
Ginkgo Biloba-Maidenhair Tree
Gleditsia-Honeylocust
Liquidambar Styraciflua-Sweet Gum
Platanus Acerifolia-London Plane Tree
Quercus Palustris-Pin Oak
Quercus Rubra-Red Oak
Sophora Japonica-Japanese Pagodatree
Zelkova Serrata-Japanese Zelkova

 

Small Trees

Chioanthus Virginicus-Fringe Tree
Cotinus Coggygria-Smoke Tree
Diospyros Virginiana-Persimmon
Pyrus Calleryana cvs-Callery Pear cultivars (not Bradfords)
Sassafra Albidum-Sassafras
Syringa Reticulata-Japanese Tree Lilac

 

Evergreen Trees

Ilex Opaca-American Holly
Juniperus Virginiana-Eastern Red Cedar
Picea Abies-Norway Spruce
Pseudotsuga Menziesii-Douglaas Fir
pinus Nogra-Austrian Pine
Pinus Thunbergi-Japanese Black Pine

Deciduous Shrubs

Aronia Arbutifolia-Red Chokeberry
Buddleia Davidii-Butterfly Bush
Chaenomeles-Quince
Hibiscus Syriacus-Rose of Sharon
Hypericum-St.John's Wort
Ilex Verticillata-Winterberry
Prunus Cistena-Purple Sandcherry
Rhus Typhina-Staghorn Sumac
Rosa Rugosa

 

Deciduous Shrubs

Aronia Arbutifolia-Red Chokeberry
Buddleia Davidii-Butterfly Bush
Chaenomeles-Quince
Hibiscus Syriacus-Rose of Sharon
Hypericum-St.John's Wort
Ilex Verticillata-Winterberry
Prunus Cistena-Purple Sandcherry
Rhus Typhina-Staghorn Sumac
Rosa Rugosa

 

Evergreen Shrubs

Abelia Grandiflora-Glossy Abelia
Buxus Microphylla-Littleleaf Boxwood
Ilex Cornuta cv-Chinese Holly cultivars
Ilex Crenata cv-Japanese Holly cultivars
Ilex Glabra-Inkberry
Juniper Chinensis cv-Chinese Juniper cultivars
Myrica Pensylvanica-Northern Bayberry
Nandina Domestica-Heavenly Bamboo
Taxus Baccata-English Yew
Taxus Cuspidata-Ja[anese Yew
Taxus Media-Upright Yews
Yucca Filamentosa-Adams Needle

 

Perennials

Hemerocallis cv-Daylily

 

Groundcovers

Cotoneaster Dammeri-Bearberry Cotoneaster
Hemerocallis cv-Daylily
Liriope Spicata-Lilyturf

 

Grasses

Miscanthus Sinensis-Maidegrass
Panicum Virgatum-Switch Grass

 

 

PLANTS FOR DRY CONDITIONS

Trees

Carpinus betulus
Celtis Occidentalis
Cercis Canadensis
Chionanthus Virginicus
Cornus Florida
Cotinus
Crataegus
Fraxinus
Gingko
Gleditsia
Juniperus
Lagerstroemia
Pinus (except White)
Pyrus Calleryana
Prunus Cerasifera
Prunus Virginiana
Quercus
Quercus Rubra
Sophora Japonica
Ulmus Parvifolia
Zelkova Serrata

 

Shrubs

Berberis Thunbergi
Cornus Racemosa
Cotinus coggygria
Eleagnus Angustifolia
Eleagnus Ebbingii
Eleagnus Umbellata
Juniperus
Kalmia
Lonicera
Myrica Pennsylvanica
Nandina Domestica
Prunus Maritima
Rhus
Viburnum Prunifolium
Yucca Filamentosa

 

Perennials

Hemerocallis
Yucca

 

Grasses

Miscanthus
Panicum
Pennisetum

CLAY SOIL

Trees

Acer Rubrum-Red Maple
Alnus species
Fraxinus Pennsylvanica-Green Ash
Ilex Opaca-American Holly
Liquidambar Styraciflua-Sweetgum
Magnolia Virginiana-Sweetbay Magnolia
Nyssa Sylvatica-Blackgum
Quercus Bicolor-Swamp White Oak
Quercus Michauxii-Swamp Chestnut Oak
Quercus Palustris-Pin Oak
Quercus Phellos-Willow Oak
Taxodium Distichum-Bald Cypress
Thuja Occidentalis

 

Shrubs

Aronia
Calycanthus-Sweet Shrub
Clethra Alnifolia
Cornus Amomum-Silky Dogwood
Cornus Sericea
Ilex Glabra
Ilex Verticillata-Winterberry
Itea Virginicus
Lindera Benzoin-Spicebush
Myrica species
Sambucus Canadensis-Elderberry
Viburnum Dentatum
Viburnum Nudum

 

BEACH APPROPRIATE

Trees

Crataegus-Hawthorn

Cryptomeria Japonica

Juniperus species

Magnolia Grandiflora

Nyssa Sylvatica-Blackgum

Pinus Nigra-Austrian Pine

Pinus Taeda-Loblolly Pine

Pinus Virginiana-Virginia Pine

Thuja Occidentalis

 

Shrubs

Aronia
Chamaecyparis Gold Mop
Clethra Alnifolia
Cornus Sericea
Cotoneaster species
Hydrangea Macrophylla
Ilex Glabra
Ilex Crenata
Myrica Pensylvanica-Bayberry
Rhus species
Sambucus Canadensis-Elderberry
Spirea species
Syringa Vulgaris-Common Lilac
Viburnum Dentatum

PLANTS FOR WET CONDITIONS

Trees

Acer Rubrum
Amelanchier
Betula Nigra
Celtis Occidentalis
Chionanthus Virginicus
Crptomeria Japonica
Fraxinus Pennsylvanica
Gleditsia
Ilex Verticillata
Ilex Opaca
Liquidambar Styraciflua
Magnolia Grandiflora
Magnolia Virginiana
Metasequoia
Nyssa Sylvatica
Platanus x acerifolia
Quercus Bicolor
Quercus Palustris
Quercus Phellos
Salix
Taxodium Distichum
Ulmus Parvifolia
Zelkova Serrata

 

Shrubs

Calycanthus
Clethra Alnifolia
Cornus Amomum
Cornus Racemosa
Cornus Sericea
Cornus Stolonifera
Ilex Glabra
Ilex Verticillata
Itea Virginicus
Kalmia
Lindera
Myrica Cerifera
Myrica Pennsylvanica
Thuja Occidentalis
Vaccinium Corymbosum
Viburnum Dentatum
Viburnum Lentago
Viurnum Opulus

 

Perennials

Hemerocallis
Hosta
Liriope

 

Grasses

Calamagrostis Karl Foerster
Panicum
Pennisetum

NATIVE PLANTS

EASTERN U.S.

Trees

Acer Rubrum & cvs.
Acer Saccharum & cvs.
Amelanchier & cvs.
Betula Nigra
Carpinus Carolina
Carya
Celtis Occidentalis
Cercis Canadensis
Chionanthus Virginicus
Cornus Florida & cvs.
Fraxinus Americana & cvs.
Fraxinus Pennsylvanica & cvs.
Gleditsia Triacanthos & cvs.
Halesia Carolina
Ilex Opaca
Juniperus Virginiana
Liquidambar Styraciflua
Liriodendron Tulipfera
Magnolia Grandiflora
Magnolia Virginiana
Nyssa Sylvatica
Pinus Strobus
Pinus Taeda
Quercus Alba
Quercus Bicolor
Quercus Lyrata
Quercus Palustris
Quercus Phellos
Quercus Rubra
Taxodium Distichum
Thuja Occidentalis
Tsuga Canadensis

 

Shrubs

Aronia
Calycanthus
Cephalanthus
Clethra Alnifolia
Cornus Amomum
Cornus Racemosa
Cornus Sericea & cvs.
Fothergilla
Hamamelis Virginiana
Hydrangea Arborescens
Hydrangea Quercifolia
Ilex Glabra
Ilex Verticillata
Itea Virginicus
Juniper Horizontalis
Kalmia
Lindera
Myrica Cerifera
Myrica Pennsylvanica
Prunus Maritima
Rhus
Vaccinium Corymbosum
Viburnum Dentatum
Viburnum Lentago
Viburnum Prunifolium

 

Grasses

Switch Grass

 

PLANTS TO ATTRACT

BIRDS & BUTTERFLIES

Abelia Grandiflora-Glossy Ableia
Amelanchier Canadensis-Serviceberry
Aronia
Azaleas
Buddleia-Butterfly Bush
Callicarpa-Beautyberry
Campsis radicans-Trumpet Vine
Celtis Occidentalis-Hackberry
Cercis Canadensis-Redbud
Clethra
Cornus baileyi-Redtwig Dogwood

Cornus Florida-Flowering Dogwood
Cornus Mas-Cornelian Cherry Dogwood
Cotoneaster
Hemerocallis-Daylily
Ilex Opaca-American Holly
Ilex Sparkleberry
Prunus virginiana-Virginia Pine
Sambucus Canadensis-Elderberry
Syringa-Lilac
Viburnum
Weigela