The following shrubs are considered generally unattractive to deer. Plants with pungent fragrance or fuzzy leaves are usually least attractive to deer.

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Abelia (abelia)
Aesculus (buckeye)
Bamboo
Berberis (barberry)
Buddleia (butterfly bush)
Buxus (boxwood)
Callistemon (bottlebush)
Calluna (heather)
Ceanothus (California lilac)
Chaenomeles (quince)
Choisya (Mexican orange)
Cistus (rockrose)
Cotoneaster
Daphne
Elaeagnus
Erica (heather)
Hypericum (St John Wart)

Ilex (holly)
Juniperus (juniper)
Kerria
Lavatera (tree mallow)
Mahonia
Nandina (bamboo)
Palms
Potentilla
Pyracantha (firehorn)
Rhododendron
Rhus (sumac)
Ribes (current)
Sarcococca (sweet box)
Spiraea
Syringa (lilac)
Vaccinium (huckleberry)
Viburnum