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Guide To Groundcover Spacing – How Far To Plant Spreading Plants Apart
A distance of about 12 inches (30 cm.) between plants will create cover fairly rapidly.freestar.queue.push(function() { googletag.display("div-gpt-ad-300x250-ATF-1"); });Another general tip on calculating groundcover spacing is to consider the plant's...
Ohio
Willoughby
Planting Between Pavers – Using Ground Covers Around Pavers
This low-growing ground cover grows in all 48 states in the continental U.S. It features bright green, round leaves that spread to fill an area. It isn't for everyone because it only grows in USDA zones 9 and warmer.
Ohio
Willoughby
Ground Cover Plants: Tips For Planting Ground Covers Under A Tree
Find out how large each plant type will eventually spread to determine how many plants you will need to cover the entire area around the tree.Some good choices for ground cover plants under trees include:Like any other part of the landscape you install,...
Ohio
Willoughby
Ophiopogon planiscapus, Black Mondo
Prices start at : 12.99 USD / 1 Plant

Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens' better known as Black Mondo Grass is dense, purplish, grass-like ground cover used for high contrast foliage look. Deer resistant ground cover. Thrilling shade garden plant with various applications, use as purple-black...
  • Height: 5-6 inches
  • Ornamental Use: Beds, Borders
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Genus: Ophiopogon planiscapus
  • Planting Time: Fall, Spring
  • Resistant To: Deer, Disease, Pests, Rabbit
Pennsylvania
Warminster
Dichondra Plant Info: Tips For Growing Dichondra In The Lawn Or Garden
A weed-free raked area is best. The cascading habit also makes this attractive plant perfect for rock walls or window boxes. Dichondra prefers loose, clod-free and well-drained soil in partial shade to full sun.Seed should be lightly scattered over the...
Ohio
Willoughby
What Is Japanese Ardisia: How To Care For Japanese Ardisia Plants
From spring through summer, small pale pink flowers hang beneath its whorled foliage tips. Still, because new plants are added to local invasive species lists all the time, you should check with yourJapanese ardisia is mostly grown for its dark green...
Ohio
Willoughby
Wedelia Plant Care – Learn How To Grow Wedelia Groundcover Plants
The plant is extremely tough and can handle pruning almost down to the ground. In other words, wedelia plant care is extremely low maintenance. The optimal height for blossom production is about 4 inches (10 cm.).freestar.queue.push(function() { googletag.display("div-gpt-ad-300x250-ATF-1");...
Ohio
Willoughby
2.5 Qt. Parsoni Juniper - Evergreen Groundcover Shrub
Prices start at : 16.1 USD / each

Unlike many other spreading groundcover shrubs, the 'Parsonii' Juniper delivers the height of a traditional shrub at 2 ft. In addition to being disease, deer, and insect resistant, this Juniper is drought and salt tolerant.
  •  Evergreen, vibrant foliage year-round
  •  Creates a dense groundcover mat with shrub height
  • Additional Characteristics: Deer Resistant,Disease Resistant,Drought Tolerant,Evergreen,Salt Tolerant
  • Best Time to Plant: Spring to Fall
  • Hardiness Zone: 4 (-30 to -20 F),5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F)
  • Returnable: 90-Day
Georgia
Atlanta
English Ivy 3 1/4 in. Pots (18-Pack) - Live Groundcover Vine
Prices start at : 42.93 USD / each

English Ivy is incredibly versatile often seen in landscapes as ground cover, container gardens, hanging baskets, climbing on brick houses and interior planting. English Ivy is a vigorous grower so some precautions have to be used when planting near woodlands...

No Blossoms

    • Blossom Color: No Blossoms
    • Additional Characteristics: None Listed
    • Zone 5-10: Yes
    • Sun Tolerance: Any Exposure
    • Hardiness Zone: 10 (30 to 40 F),11 (40 to 50 F),5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F),8 (10 to 20 F)
    • Blossom Color Family: No Blossoms
    Georgia
    Atlanta
    Getting Rid Of Periwinkle Plants: Learn About Periwinkle Control Methods
    It won't be easy, but it is a non-toxic removal that is effective. Dig deep into the soil, starting at the edge of the problem area. Manual removal is the least toxic method but the roots may grow several feet in the ground so deep digging is necessary.freestar.queue.push(function()...
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    False Rockcress Plants: Learn How To Grow Aubrieta Groundcover
    Aubrieta is a member of the mustard family, a notoriously tough group of plants. Read on for some tips on the care of Aubrieta and how to use this magical little plant in the garden.Aubrieta is a perennial suited for United States Department of Agriculture...
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Mazus Ground Cover: Growing Mazus Reptans In The Garden
    Apply 1 to 1.5 pounds of 12-12-12 fertilizer per 100 square feet. Spring is the best time to fertilize the plants if necessary, however. It can live in soil with low fertility, but the ideal location has fertile, loamy soil.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Periwinkles for the Garden
    Gardeners and plant breeders are quick to spot and take advantage of these mutations. Also new on the market is ‘Sunny Skies' whose foliage is irregularly edged and streaked with bright yellow.
    California
    El Segundo
    3 in. Coccineus Creeping Red Thyme Plant
    Prices start at : 11.33 USD / each

    Red creeping thyme gives you brilliant crimson flowers carpeting a low, mat-forming plant in early summer. Plant red creeping thyme between paving stones or along the walkway and enjoy its fragrance every time you enter the garden.
    • Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.): 6
    • Container Size: 3 IN-Inch
    • Fragrance: Strong
    • Deer and Drought Tolerant: Yes
    • Growth Habit: Creeping
    • Additional Characteristics: Drought Tolerant
    Georgia
    Atlanta
    Growing Partridgeberries: Using Partridgeberry Ground Cover In Gardens
    While they are edible for humans, the berries don't have much taste.If you decide to start growing partridgeberries, you need to find a site with well-draining soil rich in humus. ) is used for ornamental purposes in gardens today, but in the past, uses...
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Antennaria Pussytoes Info: Tips For Planting Pussytoes Seeds
    Pussytoes ground cover is native to the western United States and Canada. In spring, the charming downy flowers appear. Mist seedlings to keep the top few inches of the soil moist but not soggy.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Periwinkle Care – How To Grow Periwinkle Plants
    It is rarely found escaping into undisturbed woodlands.Now that you know how to grow periwinkle and manage its growth, you can make an informed decision before planting the specimen in your landscape.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Bearberry Plant Info: Learn About Growing Bearberry Ground Cover
    The flexible stems sport teardrop-shaped, leathery leaves in dark green. Start new plants by clipping off stems and dipping them into, then planting them in moist sand to root. If you live in the northern half of the United States, you've probably passed...
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Silver Falls Houseplant: Growing A Silver Falls Dichondra In The Home
    It prefers medium to dry conditions, so staying inside in the winter with drier air is usually no problem for this plant.Make sure the pot is big enough to allow the plant to spread or be prepared to trim it back as needed.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    2.5 Qt. Variegated Asiatic Jasmine - Live Groundcover Plant
    Prices start at : 16.56 USD / each

    The Variegated Asiatic Jasmine provides a twist on the classic groundcover, the Asiatic Jasmine. This gorgeous groundcover can handle full sun or shade, and will perform reliably for years to come.
    •  Grows well in shade or sun
    •  Ideally plant in neutral soil
    • Hardiness Zone: 10 (30 to 40 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F),9 (20 to 30 F)
    • Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.): 12
    • Annual / Perennial: Perennial
    • Wildlife Deterred: No Wildlife Deterred
    Georgia
    Atlanta
    Dwarf Mondo Grass 3 1/4 in. Pots (18-Pack) - Groundcover Plant
    Prices start at : 46.99 USD / each

    In both warm and cooler climates it is recommended to mow this grass down in early spring to clear out any dead foliage before new leaves begin to develop. Dwarf Mondo Grass is the miniature version of the other Mondo Grass offered at Homedepot.com.
    • Wildlife Attracted: No Wildlife Attracted
    • Blossom Color Family: Purples / Lavenders
    • Botanical Name: Ophiopogon japonicus 'nana'
    • Fragrance: None
    • Annual / Perennial: Perennial
    • Returnable: 90-Day
    Georgia
    Atlanta
    2.5 Qt. Dazzleberry Sedum, Live Perennial Plant, Red Flowers on Blue/Silver Foliage (1-Pack)
    Prices start at : 22.98 USD / package

    It is perfect for the front of a perennial border, planting en masse or highlighting the edge of a winding woodland garden path. Leaves are smokey blue, semi-evergreen and succulent.
    • Wildlife Deterred: No Wildlife Deterred
    • Includes 1 plant in a 2.50 Qt. plastic pot: Yes
    • Fragrance: Slight
    • Mature Width (in.): 12
    • Annual / Perennial: Perennial
    • Common Name: Baby's Breath
    Georgia
    Atlanta
    Variegated Liriope 3 1/4 in. Pots (18-Pack) - Live Groundcover Grass
    Prices start at : 46.99 USD / each

    In summer this Liriope will develop lilac blooms which stands out boldly against the foliage, then as the flowers fade dark berries will replace them on the bloom stalks in fall. In both warm and cooler climates it is recommended to mow this grass down...
    •  Plant in well drained garden soil
    •  Plant in full sun to part shade
    •  Ornamental landscaping ground cover
    • Mature Width (in.): 12 in
    • Fragrance: None
    • Wildlife Attracted: No Wildlife Attracted
    Georgia
    Atlanta
    Pachysandra Weeds: Tips For Removing Pachysandra Ground Cover
    To make sure you get all of the roots, cut through the foliage and remove the top 4 to 6 inches of soil across the area where the plants grow.. Digging is hard work, but it is environmentally safe, and it works well in small areas.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Potentilla Ground Cover: How To Grow Creeping Potentilla In Gardens
    The plants don't need annual fertilization.Potentilla has fine-textured foliage that looks good throughout spring and summer, and into the fall. If the plants begin to look ragged, set the mower blade as high as it will go and mow it down.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Is Miner\'s Lettuce Edible: How To Grow Claytonia Miner\'s Lettuce
    For home garden cultivation, seed may be dispersed or plants set in virtually any soil type, although Claytonia thrives in moist, peaty soil.when soil temperatures are between 50-55 degrees F.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Saxifraga Plant Care – Tips For Growing Rockfoil Flowers
    Information on how to grow rockfoil plants will allow you an easy entry into this diverse and attractive group of plants.A commonplace form of Saxifraga is mossy rockfoil. As with any plant, watch for pests and disease with Saxifraga care and maintenance.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    Growing Pachysandra Plants – How To Plant Pachysandra Ground Cover
    Unlike other plants, pachysandra ground cover does not mind competing for its nutrients, and growing pachysandra plants is easy if you have an abundance of shade in your landscape.
    Ohio
    Willoughby
    What Are Desmodium Plants – How To Grow A Desmodium Plant
    These plants can also be used as a nutritious forage plant for livestock.For the home gardener, these uses for desmodium are not necessarily reasons to choose to plant them. Fertilizer is also not typically necessary, as these plants grow vigorously.Desmodium...
    Ohio
    Willoughby