Deer-Resistant Plants: Choice Evergreen Shrubs


*Andromeda (Pieris japonica)
*Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)
*Boxwood (Buxus sempervirens)
*Daphne (Daphne sp.)
Inkberry (Ilex glabra)
*Littleleaf Boxwood (Buxus microphylla)
Mountain Laurel (Kalmia latifolia) — select species over hybrids; hybrids tend to be less deer-resistant
Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia aquifolium)
*Sweet Christmas Box (Sarcococca hookerana)

* These plants are very deer-resistant; all others show moderate resistance.

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