Low mats of spiny pads which can colonize large beds over time. Showy flowers are … Continued
Browsing plants: groundcover
This is a group of low-growing plants with a creeping, spreading habit used to cover sections of ground while requiring minimal maintenance.
Standard landscape ornamentals can also be used as a ground cover when planted in mass, for example, daylilies can be used to cover large expanses or slopes. Some creeping shrubs like Procumbens juniper can serve this function, as well as ornamental grasses or self-seeding annuals.
A hardy and flavorful Greek oregano. This cultivar is best used dried, which reportedly deepens … Continued
Best grown in organically rich, medium moisture, well-drained soils in part shade to full shade, … Continued
Pennyroyal is an excellent living mulch and insect repellent. Rubbing leaves on on skin can … Continued
18″ colorfully tricolored leaves are variegated with white, green and pink. This grass spreads aggressively, … Continued
Showy spring flowers of crimson have dark centers, producing a carpet of color. Tolerates dry … Continued
Sometimes called umbrella plant because of its large round leaves, this native creeps by rhizomes … Continued
Plants form a low mound of strawberry-like foliage topped with coral flowers, beginning in early … Continued
Attracts beneficial garden insects like crazy — honeybees, butterflies, beneficial wasps, and moths cover the tiny … Continued
Brilliant pink flower clusters cover this low-growing wildflower all summer. Plants spread out to 15-18″ … Continued
kamtschaticum var. middendorffianum ‘Variegated’ Narrow green toothed leaves on plants growing just 8-12″ tall and … Continued
Silver-white leaves; yellow flowers in summer on this choice rock garden or trough plant. Choice … Continued