Pyracantha is a genus of thorny evergreen large shrubs in the family Rosaceae, with common names firethorn or pyracantha.
Thorn bearing bushes, especially when planted around windows, can be a nightmare to get caught up in. Just one brush against certain thorn bushes can be enough to send a thief packing. That is un…
Police have issued advice to householders to stop their homes being raided by thieves - telling them to plant giant rhubarb and prickly gooseberry bushes to put off raiders.
Boxwoods or other evergreens alternated with pops of color (heuchera, trailing rosemary, phlox, etc)
thorny shrubs/bushes/plants/etc under windows to deter intruders. This is what we are going to do when we buy a house.
been looking a lot into the idea of gardening for home security. Emphasis on edibles. Spiky Holly leaves
Want this!! BARBERRY 'ADMIRATION'
Deterrent: The Giant Rhubarb would prove a formidable barrier for even the most determined burglar
Firethorn, or pyracantha, is a tough, very spiky ornamental evergreen shrub that has creamy-white flowers in spring