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asked in category: General Last Updated: 10th April, 2020

Will deer eat sedum plants?

Sempervivum, Sedum and other succulents have a great resume of positive characteristics. They are drought tolerant, easy care, have colorful year-round foliage, and many are cold hardy. Well, hens and chicks, along with other succulents, are deer resistant plants. Most of the time deer won't them.

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Similarly, it is asked, what animals eat sedum plants?

Animals. Deer and squirrel have been known to feed on the tender new shoots of the sedum plant. Although it is poisonous to man, deer have shown a preference for the sedum variety called autumn joy.

Likewise, what kind of plants do deer like? Though roses have many spines, and deer enjoy other plants even more, they have been known to seriously harm them through consumption. Other plants that deer love include juniper, dogwood and holly. Deer will eat the flowers as well as the leaves, depending on the plant.

Subsequently, question is, what kind of plants will DEER not eat?

Daffodils, foxgloves, and poppies are common flowers that have a toxicity that deer avoid. Deer also turn their noses up at fragrant plants with strong scents. Herbs such as sages, ornamental salvias, and lavender, as well as flowers like peonies and bearded irises, are just “stinky” to deer.

Is Lemon Coral sedum deer resistant?

Sedum is a mounded to trailing annual and tender perennial. Sedum will continuously bloom all season long. Key features of this variety include heat and drought tolerance, deer resistance, and no deadheading required.

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