Product Quantity Price
0
USA America's Best Value In: Perennials, Shrubs and Flower Bulbs
Product Quantity Price
0
Order Status  |  Quick Order
Zone Finder Zone Finder Plants perfect for your location

Join our email list

FREE $25 Immediately

Sign up now and we'll send EXCLUSIVE savings & gardening tips to your inbox

Our team of gardening experts provide tips and videos on how to select, plant, and grow a beautiful garden that will...
» Read More
  • facebook
  • Twitter
  • Pintrest
Enter a keycode here to claim your savings!
OCTOBER SPECIAL: Save $25 on orders of $50 or more!
Expires: October 31, 2016

Ground Cover

Ground cover plants prefer deeply worked, properly fertilized soil which is free from weeds.

Dig individual planting holes and plant each ground cover plant as outlined above for other potted plants. To create the most natural effect, stagger your planting so the individual plants aren't lined up like ranks of soldiers. If your planting will be on a slope, follow the contours with staggered spacing, leaving a depression around each plant to catch water.

Spread a 1-2" layer of mulch over the area surrounding the plants, being careful not to bury them. This will help retain moisture in the soil and retard weed growth. Maintain the mulch covering until your ground cover plants have spread to cover the entire planting site.

Bareroot Ground Cover

Some bareroot plants may need to be separated before planting. When dividing clumps of plants make sure each lead has sufficient roots on each divided bareroot plant to insure successful growing.

Shop Ground Cover Plants
See More Tips