Ground Cover Plants That Love Shade

08/06/2021 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener  What ground cover grows best in shade areas? What is the fastest growing ground cover plant? Full shade ground cover plants Prescott Arizona. What is the best low maintenance ground cover under trees?  Hosta Plants…

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Climbers & Covers in the Landscape

09/12/2020 Ken Davis

Vines climb quickly up fence posts, pergolas, barbed wire, walls, and trellis. They block, screen, and shade better than any other plants in the nursery, but not all vines are created equal. Learn these vines, favorite locals, sun and shade…

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Best Ground Covers and 9 Places To Plant Them

12/20/2019 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Mountain landscapes are difficult for plants, especially if you want to keep them low maintenance.  In an arid climate where rock lawns are the norm because growing conditions are challenging, ground- hugging plants are…

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Coping with Sloping: Ground Covers and Erosion Control

04/13/2019 Ken Davis

Tired of looking at that brown, barren hill behind your home? Soften that rock look with these easy to grow alternatives to a grass lawn that can take the summer heat.  These fast-growing plants stay low & tight with less…

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Tutorial: Ground Cover Video

01/03/2013 Ken Davis


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