The Q&A Archives: Steep Hills

Question: I have a strrp hill above my retaining wal in the back yard. What can I plant on it that would stay green all year around?

Answer: Evergreen ground covers for sun: Ice plant, Creeping Phlox, Creeping Thyme, Creeping Rosemary, Creeping Sedum, Carolina or Swamp Jessamine vine, Creeping Raspberry, Creeping Fig, and Blue Star Creeper. ground covers for shade: Dwarf Mondo Grass, Crossvine, Confederate Jasmine vine, Lamium, Selaginella, Mazus, Ginger, Hellebores, and Patridgeberry.

Best wishes with your garden.

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