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Sedum spurium ‘John Creech’, Zones 4 to 9 Photo/Illustration: Virginia Small

Flowering Ground Covers - FineGardening

To blanket an area small or large, these are the perennials to pick

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Sedum

Popular types of Sedum Use code "LOVEPLANTS" for 10% off your first order #succulents #houseplant #sedum #id #identification #plantid #plantidentification #succulentid #succulentidentification #succulentsbox

Power Perennials: Plants that Thrive No Matter What

These 19 Power Perennials Thrive Every Year, No Matter What

You can count on these easy-to-grow varieties to fill your garden with beautiful foliage and stunning flowers.

Lampranthus sp. 'Hot Flash'

Specializing in rare and unusual annual and perennial plants, including cottage garden heirlooms and hard to find California native wildflowers.

How to Landscape with Groundcover | DIY Garden Projects | Vegetable Gardening, Raised Beds, Growing & Planting | DIY

Groundcovers and Plants to Use As Lawn Alternatives

DIYNetwork.com landscape experts share facts about how to choose and where to place groundcovers and plants used as lawn alternatives.

Pixie Perennials | State-by-State Gardening Web Articles

Pixie Perennials

Defined as petite, pint-sized, or pixie, short-statured perennials deserve space in the landscape among their height-endowed relatives. Their small growth habit gives them the advantage of fitting into tight spots and other space-restricted areas.

Sedum telephium 'Sunset Cloud' | so many great colors in this stonecrop. contrasts with yellows, chartreuse or pale sage greens. plants with a dark purple or powdery blue tinge really play well with this too.

PDN -- Sedum telephium 'Sunset Cloud'

Sedum telephium 'Sunset Cloud' $9.60, available for mail-order from Plant Delights Nursery, Inc.

Cover it up. Tough areas like along hot driveways or on steep slopes call for a resilient ground cover. They choke out weeds and, best of all, look good without much effort from you! Three ground covers that thrive in the toughest, hottest spots in your garden and are quick to get established. (Poppy mallow Callirhoe involucrata)

Harsh conditions

Three ground covers that thrive in the toughest, hottest spots in your garden!

Top 15 Cold Hardy Perennials That Can Withstand The Harshest Winter | Postris

Top 15 Cold Hardy Perennials That Can Withstand The Harshest Winter

Top 15 Cold Hardy Perennials That Can Withstand The Harshest Winter | Postris

Blue Tears Sedum

Blue Tears Sedum (Sedum dasyphyllum) is a colorful low growing groundcover for dry areas with partial shade. There are a few of these that have thrived at the base of the Tiger Eyes Staghorn Sumac on Tawes Plaza. Blue Tears Sedum should make a good rock garden plant as it needs a well drained site and performs better with fine gravel as a mulch rather than the shredded hardwood bark in this picture. This plant breaks apart easily when touched. Even the tiniest pieces of this sedum that break…

Tricolor Sedum Spurium Succulent - Variegated Stonecrop Succulents in 2 inch pot

Tricolor Sedum Spurium Succulent - Variegated Stonecrop Succulents in 2 inch pot

Tricolor Sedum Spurium Succulent - Variegated Stonecrop Succulents in 2 inch pot

When you feel like tossing a rug over your yard and calling it good, count on groundcover plants. These top groundcover plants carpet the ground with minimal fuss. They're quick-fix solutions for many landscape problems. #groundcover #groundcoverideas #gardening #perennials

10 Tough Groundcovers That Can Solve Your Worst Landscaping Problems

When you feel like tossing a rug over your yard and calling it good, count on groundcover plants. These top groundcover plants carpet the ground with minimal fuss. They're quick-fix solutions for many landscape problems. #groundcover #groundcoverideas #gardening #perennials

Sedum Acre Seeds - Yellow Stonecrop Ground Cover Seed

Sedum (Sedum Acre) - Start Sedum Acre seeds to grow an excellent performing ground cover commonly known as Stonecrop. Yellow Stonecrop ground cover plants form a brilliant, intense golden yellow carpet that will rapidly spread and fill in, giving you ground cover over a large area in a very short time.

Drought tolerant ground covers

15 Drought-Tolerant Groundcovers That Look Gorgeous Without Much Water

Choosing plants that don't need much water can help you create a low-maintenance landscape. These tough, low-growing perennials will look beautiful (many even bloom) without requiring you to break out the hose or turn on the sprinklers.