I need a deer-resistant shrub for a shady area under cedar and elm trees....

Asked March 10, 2014, 8:09 AM EDT

I need a deer-resistant shrub for a shady area under cedar and elm trees. Ground cover is pachysandra. Would have liked variegated acuba. Suggestions? Many thanks.

Montgomery County Maryland wildlife deer-resistant plants

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Acuba is one of the shrubs listed as being deer resistant,some other suggestions include Japanese andromada, inkberry, laurel, cherry laurel,hollies nandina,etc. For a more detailed list, see the attached publication. http://extension.umd.edu/sites/default/files/_images/programs/hgic/Publications/non_HGIC_FS/FS655.pd...





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