Gardening Guides

About Groundcovers

Hit the ground running with groundcovers! These low-growing, textured-filled plants bring both beauty and function to the garden. What’s more, they help conserve moisture, reduce erosion and discourage weeds.

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Many gardeners choose groundcovers as a turf alternative. The plants are ideal for areas that are difficult to mow, and they often thrive in spots where it seems impossible to grow grass.


Featured Plants

If you’ve got shady spots in your yard or are looking for a tough (but pretty) plant that can handle difficult site conditions, check out the articles in this section – we’ve got it covered.



You can save money by planting groundcovers properly. The articles in this section can help you get started.

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