Mt Vernon Laurel

Asked April 16, 2019, 2:12 PM EDT

I would love to add several Mt Vernon Laurel to my back semi sun, shade yard but need to know if it is Deer resistant ? before I purchase them. Than k you very much

Anne Arundel County Maryland

1 Response

Yes, this should be resistant to deer browsing. However, there is no guarantee. If there is heavy deer pressure and food is scarce they will eat it. To be safe, after planting you should spray them with deer repellent. As deer have been known to try any new plant in a landscape.