Lamium Maculatum : Elegant Groundcover for shady dry areas, especially under trees. Shade side of pond.
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Asian Jasmine. This is the look I'm going for on the shady side of the yard. In addition to my other gardening-related insanity, I have planted several Asian Jasmines on the shady side of the yard.
Weed-smothering groundcovers are ideal for troublesome spots in your yard where grass won't grow (or you don't want to mow). See some of the Costa Farms' gardening experts' top picks for easy-care, colorful groundcovers.
Vinca major (periwinkle) evergreen groundcover for shade plantsfordallas.com #plantsfordallas
We love 'Wallowa Mountain' desert moss (Arenaria 'Wallowa Mountain') because it is a walkable groundcover for pathways. Looks like moss but takes dry soil.
Lamium maculatum ‘Orchid Frost’ - ground cover for shady area
Lamium Orchid Frost makes a great groundcover for shade with variegated leaves and orchid-pink bloom. Only 8 inches tall.
Golden creeping Jenny - 'Aurea' is a fast-growing groundcover for shade or partial shade. It bears round chartreuse foliage and grows 2 inches tall. It can spread indefinitely. Zones 4-8 view >
Aegopodium - Fastest growing, drought tolerant ground cover for tough spots! Thrives with Hardy Ferns, Hydrangeas, Heuchera, & Hostas