Plant Type: Shrub, Ground cover, Native
Water Needs: Low 1
Exposure: All day sun
Height: 1 ft. - 3 ft. Width: 5 ft.
Many plants can be grown as ground covers. Many are spreading shrubs that can be planted to cover slopes and banks of many sizes. Others include vines, succulents and sedges. Ground covers are very important in controlling erosion and creating a low understory layer to complement taller shrubs and trees. Over 45 plants are included on this list to provide ideas for many planting situations.
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