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Groundcover Selections


On this page, we have conveniently grouped together our most common, as well as most popular, selections for use in groundcover plantings. Most all are evergreen, and most require little to no maintenance - both of these qualities make them excellent choices for groundcover plantings of any size. There are many juniper varieties, as well as some euonymus selections as well for you to consider. There also may be other varieties we grow & offer that would make very suitable groundcovers as well, but these are by far the best for the job. So take a moment & browse through our selections listed here - hope you find just the right plant for your landscaping project.


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Firewitch Dianthus / Cheddar Pink Emerald 'n Gold Euonymus Emerald Gaiety Euonymus

EXCELLENT CHOICE FOR COLORFUL LOW GROWING ACCENTS, BORDERS, OR GROUNDCOVER


Firewitch Dianthus is a very bright colorful perennial that has a low growing, mounded growth habit. Produces large amounts of hot pink or magenta colored flowers from early May thru mid summer. Low maintenance accent or border choice - great groundcover.





CAN BE USED AS GROUNDCOVER, CLIMBER, OR FOREGROUND SHRUB

  Emerald 'n Gold Euonymus has foliage with dark green centers and surrounded with a bright golden yellow margin. Yellow margins turn a pinkish burgundy color in winter months. A very hardy & easy to grow plant.





VERY NICE VARIETY - CAN BE USED AS GROUNDCOVER, CLIMBER, OR FOREGROUND PLANTING


  Emerald Gaiety Euonymus has green foliage with white margins that turn pinkish color in the winter. Very hardy & easy to grow, and can be used as anything from a groundcover to a climbing plant against structures & lattice work.






Raulston's Gold Euonymus Big Blue Liriope Grass Big Blue Liriope Grass

VERY NICE COLORFUL LOW GROWING PLANT


  Raulston's Gold is a very interesting euonymus variety that be used as anything from a low growing groundcover, to accent plantings, and can even be trained to climb walls. Nice golden yellow centers on the leaves are trimmed in a dark forest green color. Very hardy.


A NO MAINTENANCE SOLUTION TO A WIDE VARIETY OF LANDSCAPE APPLICATIONS


Big Blue Liriope adds both color, and texture to almost any landscape. Thick blade like foliage has great color, and forms a very dense mounded clump as it matures. Blue flower spikes appear throughout the summer months, and are followed by bluish / black colored berries in fall. This variety thrives in full sun, or full shade.




NICE LARGE SIZED ESTABLISHED CLUMPS


Big Blue Liriope adds both color, and texture to almost any landscape. Thick blade like foliage has great color, and forms a very dense mounded clump as it matures. Blue flower spikes appear throughout the summer months, and are followed by bluish / black colored berries in fall. This variety thrives in full sun, or full shade.



Green Mondo Grass Green Mondo Grass Variegated Liriope Grass

FORMS NICE TIGHT CLUMPS OF SUPER DARK GREEN GRASS WITH LILAC FLOWERS


Green Mondo Grass is a very dark green perennial evergreen grass with fine textured foliage year round. During the summer months, puts forth a large display of bright lilac colored flowers which show up very nicely against the very dark green clumps of dense foliage. Very hardy - will adapt to almost any soil composition, and works great in full sun.....or full shade!!








NICE FULL CLUMPS WITH GREAT COLOR & DENSITY


Green Mondo Grass is a very dark green perennial evergreen grass with fine textured foliage year round. During the summer months, puts forth a large display of bright lilac colored flowers which show up very nicely against the very dark green clumps of dense foliage. Very hardy - will adapt to almost any soil composition, and works great in full sun.....or full shade!!






NICE COLORATION - NO MAINTENANCE


Variegated Liriope Grass has long thick blade like foliage that is green with creamy yellow variegation striped throughout the grass clump. Produces large amounts of lavender colored flower spikes throughout the summer, followed by dark colored berries. This ornamental grass variety is a great choice for shady areas, as well as areas with plenty of sun.






Variegated Liriope Grass Variegated Mondo Grass Green Mound Juniper

VERY NICE & FULL PLANTS - EXCELLENT DEAL!!


Variegated Liriope Grass has long thick blade like foliage that is green with creamy yellow variegation striped throughout the grass clump. Produces large amounts of lavender colored flower spikes throughout the summer, followed by dark colored berries. This ornamental grass variety is a great choice for shady areas, as well as areas with plenty of sun.







VERY ATTRACTIVE COLOR SCHEME - NICE VARIETY


Variegated Mondo Grass is an attractive perennial evergreen grass with fine textured foliage year round, and a creamy white to light pastel yellow striping. During the summer months, puts forth a large display of bright lilac colored flowers. Very hardy - will adapt to almost any soil composition, and works great in full sun.....or full shade!!





COMMONLY USED FOR GROUNDCOVER AND BONSAI

Green Mound Juniper (procumbens nana) is a very low growing groundcover juniper with rigid, bright green foliage. Very hardy, and a great bonsai and topiary subject. Good green color year round......very popular!!





Green Mound Juniper Bar Harbor Juniper Blue Chip Juniper / Juniperus
 
 COMMONLY USED FOR GROUNDCOVER AND BONSAI

  Green Mound Juniper (procumbens nana) is a very low growing groundcover juniper with rigid, bright green foliage. Very hardy, and a great bonsai and topiary subject. Good green color year round......very popular!!






VERY HARDY GROUNDCOVER CHOICE WITH UNUSUAL WINTER COLOR

Bar Harbor Juniper makes a very good groundcover, rarely reaching heights of more than 6-8 inches. Foliage is a nice bluish green color, turning a purplish color in winter. Good choice for both warm, and cold climates.






GREAT GROUNDCOVER CHOICE FOR NORTHERN CLIMATES

Blue Chip Juniper is a brilliantly colored low growing juniper that makes a wonderful groundcover or mass planting for slopes. Foliage is a silver / blue color during the warmer time of year, and displays attractive purplish colored tips during the winter. Probably the best color of any J. horizontalis groundcover cultivar!!




Blue Pacific Juniper Blue Pacific Juniper Blue Rug Wiltoni Juniper

EXTREMELY POPULAR JUNIPER GROUNDCOVER


Blue Pacific Juniper has nice blue/green foliage year round, and when mature provides a good solid carpetlike coverage of dense foliage. Good hardy variety for a very wide range of groundcover applications.






SLIGHTLY LARGER SIZE - EXCELLENT DEAL


Blue Pacific Juniper has nice blue/green foliage year round, and when mature provides a good solid carpetlike coverage of dense foliage. Good hardy variety for a very wide range of groundcover applications.






OLD TRADITIONAL GROUNDCOVER SELECTION

Blue Rug Wiltoni is a very flat growing form of juniper with long trailing branches reaching up to 8 ft in length. Foliage is a nice silvery blue color, and takes on a light "purplish" tinge during winter months. Extremely hardy - adapts to a wide range of soils & conditions.







Blue Star Juniper Blue Star Juniper Calgary Carpet Juniper

VERY SHOWY FOLIAGE COLOR YEAR ROUND

Blue Star Juniper has a low growing, rounded, compact growth habit. It has very rich, silvery-blue needles year around. Makes a good groundcover, or accent choice. Does especially well in cooler, more temperate climates.





 ONLY AVAILABLE ONCE OR TWICE PER YEAR

   Blue Star Juniper has a low growing, rounded, compact growth habit. It has very rich, silvery-blue needles year around. Makes a good groundcover, or accent choice. Does especially well in cooler, more temperate climates.







EXCELLENT COLD HARDINESS - EXCELLENT GROUNDCOVER JUNIPER FOR COLDER CLIMATES

Calgary Carpet Juniper makes a great groundcover choice for most any climate - very durable. Dense foliage & branching gives good, solid coverage. A very handsome juniper with bright green soft foliage year round. Very cold hardy - creates a 12" tall bright green groundcover with no maintenance at all.








Golden Pacific Juniper Juniperus davurica Expansa Parsoni

NEW JUNIPER INTRODUCTION - COLORFUL GROUNDCOVER!!


Golden Pacific Juniper is a new introduction of juniper from the Garden Debut line of new plant products. Has very bright golden yellow foliage, and a low growing, trailing habit. Makes a great groundcover! Color is outstanding in full sun locations.





ONE OF THE BEST CHOICES FOR LOW MAINTENANCE EVERGREEN GROUNDCOVER


Parsoni Juniper is a great choice for a low growing groundcover evergreen border in areas where other species have failed. Extremely adaptable, and extremely low maintenance Parsoni Juniper is especially well suited for areas with high humidity.







   
 


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