As a homeowner living in the northeast it can be challenging enough considering our weather conditions let alone the economy. So spending money on your landscape you will want to make sure that what you plant will not get eaten up, literally.
The deer population has exploded and real estate has cornered them into any wooded area that they can find and if not, it's your backyard. But you don't want Bambi and friends to make your outside investment into a buffet.
Watch Denny giving you some tips on Deer Resistant trees, plants and shrubs.
You can also download a PDF file of a full list compiled by Rutgers University rating their resistance from severely damaged to rarely damaged.