Cacti are an ideal high desert plant, as they require little water in order to thrive. Their prickly leaves are a deterrent to the deer who would think about looking here for a snack.
These small deciduous shrubs are covered with dense leaves and branches that deter deer. The many varieties of Barberry, sometimes called Berberry, produce different colored foliage.
7. Spider Flower
Spider Flower is an unusual annual that will not only add interest to your landscaping, it will also keep the deer away. The plant’s leaf stalks are surrounded by sharp spines, protection for the showy flowers.
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Cactus image courtesy of publicdomainpibtures.net
Barberry image courtesy of pixabay.com
Spider Flower image courtesy of staticflickr.com
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