Ground Cover Gallery

Blue Star Creeper – 2″ – 4″

Partial to Full Sun


Red Creeping Thyme – Thymus Coccineus

Creeping thyme will crowd out unwanted weeds and thrive in poor soil where other groundcovers fail. An ideal lawn substitute for small spaces.

Creeping thyme can be walked on.  It is in the mint family, and when it is stepped on, a minty smell is released.

Slow grower to 3 to 6 in. tall, 12 to 18 in. wide.


Chocolate Chip Ajuga is a shorter variety than Purple Brocade [about 2″ tall]

Blooms May to June

'Purple Brocade' Bugleweed - Ajuga - Purple Foliage/Blue Flowers - One Quart Pot

Ajuga – Purple Brocade

Sun or Shade [one of the best for shade]

3″ Tall – Spikes 6″ – 8″ Best not walked on

Vinca Minor – Periwinkle

Full Sun to Part Shade – Evergreen – Blooms May to June

3″ – 6″

Creeping Jenny

3″ – 6″  Bloom Time June

Creeping Raspberry

3″ – 6″ tall – spreads to 6′  Aggressive runner Full sun or part shade

Rich blue flowers on bronze foliage

Georgia Blue Veronica Speedwell

12″ x 12″ Bright, clear blue flowers

Evergreen – Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds

Full sun to half sun

Creeping St. John’s Wort – Aaron’s Beard

12″ x 24″ Full to Part Sun

Blooms July and August

Veronica austriaca 'Venice Blue' (speedwell)

Venice Blue Speedwell

New for 2015.  Venice Blue has the largest flowers in its class, with a deep blue color. Spires are short but multi-floral. This veronica is an easy-to-grow, early Spring-flowering, heat-loving perennial. Use for beds, borders, cutting. Grows 15″ tall.  Sun or part shade.


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