• Maureen Little

Slug-resistant Plants

Updated: Mar 30, 2020

To link in with my 'Slugging it Out' post, here's a selected list of herbaceous plants that are, to a lesser or greater degree, slug-resistant. It's not exhaustive and they are not slug-proof, but in my experience our slimy friends will opt for something else, altogether more tasty, if available.


Acanthus

Achillea

Aconitum

Aconitum

Ajuga

Alchemilla

Anchusa

Anthemis

Astilbe

Astrantia

Bergenia

Centaurea

Corydalis

Crocosmia

Digitalis

Echinops

Erigeron

Eryngium

Euphorbia

Filipendula

Geum

Heuchera

Hylotelephium

Knautia

Kniphofia

Lamium

Lavandula

Knifophia

Liatris

Lysimachia

Monarda

Nepeta

Paeonia

Perovskia

Phlox

Pulmonaria

Salvia

Scabiosa

Sedum

Stachys

Thalictrum

Verbascum