Apr 30, 2013 · Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center focused on protecting and preserving North America's native plants through native plant lists and image galleries, conservation, education, natural landscapes, seed collection - Millennium Seed Bank (MSB) Project, preserving and restoring native communities, spreading awareness on invasive species and gardening to attract wildlife. Native Plant Society of New Jersey, NPSNJ, Dedicated to the appreciation, protection and study of New Jersey's native plants through local chapters, activities, articles and photos Feb 20, 2017 · (The list of deer-safe plants varies regionally, so check your local Cooperative Extension office.) The plan here is suitable for sunny gardens in Zones 5 to 8, and includes popular shrubs and perennials that deer usually leave alone. Deer may eat the leaves, buds, flowers, fruits or stems. In fact, your biggest problem might be them eating too many shrubs and wiping them out. The answer to that is simple: Try one or more of the many available commercial deer repellents, available at cabelas.com until the shrubs are established and growing enough to be fed upon. Just about every state has a university cooperative extension service that can provide a list of plants that are generally less popular with visiting deer. Unfortunately, no one can claim a plant is totally deer resistant—it seems the deer themselves do not read these lists. Other sources also have lists of deer-resistant plants for your ... 60 Deer-Resistant Plants for Your Garden. The easiest way to protect your garden from hungry deer is to choose plants they dislike. This list from Rutgers University is a good place to start.