30 FOOT-FRIENDLY PLANTS. It may seem unusual to step on plants, but there are a number of ground covers readily available at nurseries that do well under occasional footfalls. Although I do not grow all of these plants in my garden, I’ve seen many of them flourishing elsewhere. For more information on these plants from Fine Gardening's Plant Guide, click on the links given.
Top Deer-Resistant Plants of the Mountain West & High Plains