Privacy Trees are a natural and excellent way to block out unwanted sights or sounds or define a property line. There are many great privacy trees to choose from, but for this article we will focus on helping out our friends in rural or suburban areas that tend to have problems with deer. Knowing your options when it comes to deer resistant Privacy Trees can make a huge difference in the success of your privacy hedge.
It isn’t easy to find Privacy Trees that deer avoid and let’s face it if there is nothing else to eat deer will eat pretty much anything. So keep this in mind when searching for deer resistant plants and trees; there is no such thing as deer-proof plants. Even with many of the shrubs and trees deer tend to avoid they may still eat the flowers or the tender young foliage. Extra protection especially for young plants may be your best bet if you have a heavy deer population and experience extensive damage each year. Try netting and repellent sprays for added protection.