Deer Resistant Ground Covers
Deer resistant ground covers are vulnerable to hungry deer as are other resistant plants. Heavy deer populations as well as extended periods of snow cover causing food deprivation; can or will turn an unfavored ground cover into dinner. Ground cover plants come in many shapes, sizes, colors, and growth habits. Having a good selection of these plants that are also tolerant to deer and shade can be big help in areas that are difficult to develop vegetation. Groundcovers save on water, do not require mowing and can add color to your landscape. The ground covers listed below are usually not favored by deer.