Are Bald Cypress Trees Deer Resistant?

Deer rarely feast on bald cypress trees (Taxodium distichum), although they will eat the bark or the foliage if other food is scarce or if the deer population is overcrowded.

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Melody Lee worked as a newspaper reporter, copywriter and editor for 5 years. In addition, she has edited magazine articles and books. Lee holds a degree in landscape design and is a Florida master gardener. She has more than 25 years of gardening experience, which includes working at nurseries and greenhouses.