Nina Killie Øydvin
On the Cover of Issue 127 - FineGardening
SHADE PLANTS 1."Rosebud" azalea 2."Aureomarginata" Hosta 3.River Birch 4. Chinese Ginger 5. "Eternal Flame" Hosta 6. Epimedium 7. "Cinnamon Sticks" Hosta 8. "Little Honey" Hydrangea 9. "Choo Choo Train" Hosta 10. Erythrocladium Striped Maple 11. Sundowner Phormium 12. Yellow Wave Phormium 13. "Blue Shadow" Hosta
All About Groundcover
planting ground cover plants. groundcovers do a lot more than simply cover bare soil. Part of a vast universe of versatile and problem-solving plants, they range from feathery grasses that never need mowing to soggy-soil-loving ferns to full-sun perennials that blanket hard-to-tend hills with fragrant blooms. Some groundcovers even withstand foot traffic, making them ideal as filler between stepping stones or as a substitute for a lawn.
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Love Lily of the Valley (Convallaria majalis ), it can spread -- Solution, put it in a pot. Also "makes a wonderful ground cover perennial. The very fragrant flowers appear in abundance in April and May. They are ideal for growing in wild or woodland gardens or use for ground cover in a damp shaded border. They form dense colonies which can last a lifetime."
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Homestead Purple Verbena Its low-growing, spreading form makes this verbena variety the perfect ground cover. Eye-catching purple flowers blanket the ground from spring until frost. Takes on a cascading habit when planted where it can-in containers, over walls or in raised beds. This top garden performer is heat and sun-tolerant.
Goldmoss Sedum - Sedum acre. Classic evergreen perennial groundcover is covered with showy yellow flowers in spring and summer. A perfect choice for the rock garden, between stepping stones or on dry walls. Works well in containers and hanging baskets. Attracts butterflies. Deer resistant. Moderate grower to 3 in. tall, 10 in. wide. Full Sun
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Winecup / Purple poppy-mallow [Callirhoe involucrata] - Evergreen/Semi-evergreen forb, 0-1 feet. Sun or Part Shade. Prefers well-drained soil. Drought tolerant. Flowers attract bees and butterflies. Spreading habit makes it good for ground cover, trailing over walls, or for hanging baskets.