What is a good evergreen ground cover?


Ground cover-Want to take up bricks and plant a ground cover ...with walking stones.what variety of cover would you recommend ? Marra has full sun most of the time

q what is a good evergreen ground cover
  9 answers
  • Ann Edmondson Ann Edmondson on Oct 12, 2019

    Clover is a good one.

  • Kelli L. Milligan Kelli L. Milligan on Oct 12, 2019

    Go to your local nursery for best advice for your area and region. I find it takes quite awhile for going covers to fill in. Expect a lot of weed pulling. I think your brick looks wonderful.

  • Melanie Melanie on Oct 12, 2019

    Ajuga is fast, hardy, evergreen (purple actually) and a bonus is the purple spring flowers. It overtakes weeds too.

  • Tressa Tressa on Oct 12, 2019

    Jasmine is the best. small leaves and stems make it easy to trim, hearty to temperature changes, easy to maintain, stays green year round.

  • Vimarhonor Vimarhonor on Oct 12, 2019

    Hello. My favorite ground covers are vinca and pachysandra (in zone 7)

    Where are you located?

    That would determine the best plant to suggest. Most plants success depend on their hardness to geographic planting zones presenting weather conditions. This information could give us more clue to give you the best suggestions for plant success!

    Additionally for the best local professional advice

    I would highly suggest contacting your cooperative extension. These offices are manned by volunteer master gardeners on site there waiting to answer the communities questions that know your local situation quite well.

    Master gardeners are required to volunteer back designated hours ( plus continuing education) each year to maintain MG certification -this community outreach and education is their goal.

  • Flipturn Flipturn on Oct 13, 2019

    Marra is located in New South Wales, Australia.

  • Flipturn Flipturn on Oct 13, 2019

    With ground foliage covering this area instead of hardscape materials, such as concrete or brick, there will be the dilemma of how to keep the dirty water from draining into the pool after watering the plants.

    'Just a thought that ground cover might not be very practical.

  • Jeremy Hoffpauir Jeremy Hoffpauir on Dec 28, 2019

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  • Amy Jo Amy Jo on Dec 06, 2020

    I’d just put concrete down