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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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Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow' Aspidistra / Cast iron Plant Raulston's Gold Euonymus

A great perennial groundcover with dark green, purplish / burgundy, and creamy white foliage. Bright blue flowers produced in mid spring, Virtually maintenance free!




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Great groundcover that thrives in part shade to full shade locations. Evergreen - remains dark green year round. Low maintenance plant! Thick, leathery texture - has a somewhat "tropical plant" appearance.




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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.



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Big Blue Liriope Grass Big Blue Liriope Grass Dwarf Mondo Grass

A quick, no maintenance way to add a natural, carefree touch that can only be achieved with ornamental grasses. Nice splash of color with purple bloom spikes in summer, followed by very dark purplish black berries in winter.




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Same nice super hardy Big Blue as our Size 1 plants, just in a larger size. Full, established one gallon container sized clumps. Works great as a border along walkways, or in groups around the base of taller trees & shrubs.




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Dwarf Mondo Grass is a shorter, more compact version of the original Mondo and is commonly used as edging or borders along pathways, in rock gardens, and even incorporated into many Bonsai or Asian themed plantings.




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Emerald Goddess Liriope Grass Green Mondo Grass Green Mondo Grass

A specially designed Liriope variety that has increased cold hardiness, growth rate, green color through winter, and superior disease resistance. Endless variety of possible uses - thrives in full sun, or shade. Bulletproof!!




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Perennial evergreen grass with fine textured foliage year round. Displays bright lilac colored flowers during summer. Very hardy - will adapt to almost any soil composition, and works great in full sun.....or full shade!!




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Green Mondo is a dark green perennial evergreen grass with fine textured foliage year round. Has a large display of lilac colored flower spikes thru summer. Very hardy - will adapt and work great in full sun or shade!!




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Variegated Liriope Grass Variegated Liriope Grass Variegated Mondo Grass

Nice Liriope variety with yellow & creamy colored striping throughout the green blade foliage. Produces purple colored flower spikes in summer. Great for edging, foreground plantings, or groundcover.




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Larger, more mature size of our Size 1 Variegated Liriope. Great to accent, or add a little color & texture variation, to most any landscape areas. Loves full sun! Use for edging along beds, or bordering walkways.




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Variegated Mondo Grass is a perennial evergreen grass with fine textured striped foliage year round. During the summer displays lilac colored flowers. Very hardy - will adapt to most soil types. Works great in full sun or shade!!




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Green Mound Juniper Green Mound Juniper Bar Harbor Juniper

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 with very rigid branching & stiff low growing foliage.




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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. Also known as Procumbens Nana, or "Pro nana" Juniper.




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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! Very effective for complete coverage.




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Bar Harbor Juniper Blue Chip Juniper / Juniperus 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. Typically we have these available once or twice per year.




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Blue Chip Juniper makes a good groundcover or mass planting for slopes & bankings. Foliage is a silver/blue color during spring & summer, with purplish colored tips during the winter. Nice color in any season




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Very popular, low maintenance groundcover juniper. Good growth rate, and very nice green/blue color year round. Easily trimmed or edged back if needed. One of our top selling plants every year!!




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Blue Pacific Juniper Blue Rug Wiltoni Juniper Blue Star Juniper

Easy to grow, low maintenance juniper. Very popular groundcover choice with consistent blue/green color year round - one of our best sellers! Larger, more mature size than our popular Size 1 plants.




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Blue Rug Wiltoni is a very flat growing form of juniper with 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.




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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.




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Blue Star Juniper Calgary Carpet Juniper Golden Pacific Juniper

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.




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Calgary Carpet is a great groundcover choice for most any climate - very durable. Dense foliage & branching gives good, solid coverage. Bright green soft foliage - creates a 12" high cover with no maintenance at all.




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Golden yellow version of the ever popular Blue Pacific that provides a great groundcover!! This juniper variety has performed very well for us thus far, and looks outstanding in full sun locations. A top seller!!




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Lime Glow Juniper ( Juniperus ) Lime Glow Juniper ( Juniperus ) Juniperus davurica Expansa Parsoni

Lime Glow is a low growing juniper with soft textured foliage that is bright chartreuse yellow when new, fading slightly to a lime green when mature. Works great as a groundcover, or for colorful accents and borders.




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Lime Glow Juniper is a low growing evergreen with bright yellow feathery textured foliage when new, fading to lime green when mature. Works great as a groundcover, or for colorful accents and borders. Beautiful!!




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A virtually "bulletproof" juniper that works very well in a wide array of uses. Low hedging, foreground planting, groundcover, foundation planting, and more. Nice blue / green foliage color year round.




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