Deer resistant and shade tolerant ground cover

Asked July 31, 2019, 9:29 PM EDT

The area between maple trees in front lawn has become too shady for grass. Thinking about planting a ground cover. Any suggestions?

Baltimore County Maryland groundcovers plant selection dry shade

1 Response

Here are some suggestions: Pa sedge; sedum ternatum; barrenwort; Christmas and Lady fern; pussy toes, etc. Here is our ground cover list for more information https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/groundcover-list
https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/native-plants-shady-slopes

Marian