Vinca periwinkle was the only deer resistant, drought tolerant ground cover for our lake house planting plan... nice purple carpet.
Vinca: periwinkle - grows fast - full shade to full sun, so can go anywhere!
Vinca minor is good ground cover and would work in the front below the roses. Flowers can be blue or white.
Hosta and established Periwinkle ground cover
Periwinkle, vinca minor, is a shade or sun loving ground cover that spreads rapidly, even under shrubs.
periwinkle ground cover
Common Periwinkle (Vinca minor) - for Ground Cover
Vinca minor for erosion control on a bank
Home Garden Boston, MA | Garden Landscape & Irrigation System
E Ralph Shugert Periwinkle (Vinca minor ‘Ralph Shugert’) (5) Zones 4-9. Variegated evergreen leaves, blue flowers, creeping stems. 6"-12" tall.