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PostPosted: Fri Sep 25, 2009 12:19 pm    Post subject: deer proof planting. Reply with quote

hi,a friend of mine has just had her garden eaten by deer and she was wondering if you had any suggestions on types of planting that might deter them in future.at the moment fencing is not an option in the short term.thanks richard
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Fencing would be the best option but try here for some good information http://www.deerresistantplants.com
They dont ship outside the US
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 29, 2009 10:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sorry to here about you friends garden frengers80. Goat proof plants were dealt with here before and what works for the goat works for the deer. If you are interested you can have a look here Goat proof plants.
Some products that may be able to help your friend deer repellent.

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PostPosted: Tue Sep 29, 2009 8:49 pm    Post subject: thanks for the help Reply with quote

hi there,thanks for the help should be able to make up a list of suitable plants for her.Fencincing is probably the best long term solution,but for now plants it is!!!!thanks Very Happy
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