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

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.




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 quick, no maintenance way to add a carefree touch that can only be achieved with ornamental grasses. Nice splash of color with purple bloom spikes in summer.




Excellent deal! Same nice super hardy Big Blue as our Size 1 plants, just in a larger size. Full, established one gallon container sized clumps.



Green Mondo Grass Green Mondo Grass Variegated Liriope 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 Liriope variety with yellow & creamy colored striping throughout the green blade foliage. Produces purple colored flower spikes in summer.




Larger, more mature size of our Variegated Liriope. Great to accent, or add a little color & texture variation, to most any landscape areas. Loves full sun!



Variegated Mondo Grass Green Mound Juniper Green Mound Juniper Bar Harbor Juniper

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!!





This Greenmound selection is meant for use more as a groundcover than bonsai - but have had folks use them for either purpose. Forms a hardy green carpet.




This Greenmound selection is meant for use more as a groundcover than bonsai - but have had folks use them for either purpose. Forms a hardy green carpet.




One of the absolute best suited junipers for use as a groundcover. Extremely hardy, nice color in all seasons, good growth rate, drought tolerant - easy to grow!



Bar Harbor Juniper Blue Chip Juniper / Juniperus Blue Pacific Juniper Blue Pacific Juniper

Extremely hardy, nice color in all seasons, good growth rate, drought tolerant - easy to grow! A slightly larger, older size of our popular Size 1 plant.




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!!





Very popular, low maintenance groundcover juniper. Good growth rate, and very nice green/blue color. One of our top selling plants every year!!




Easy to grow, low maintenance juniper. Very popular groundcover choice with consistent blue/green color year round - one of our best sellers!



Blue Rug Wiltoni Juniper Blue Star Juniper Blue Star Juniper Calgary Carpet Juniper

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.






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

Golden yellow version of the ever popular Blue Pacific that provides a major splash of yellow color anywhere with good sun exposure. Great groundcover!!




A virtually "bulletproof" juniper that works very well in a wide array of uses. Low hedging, foreground planting, groundcover, foundation planting, and more.