The Q&A Archives: ground covers

Question: What is best low growing cover for an embankment in my front lawn near a sidewalk.

Answer: There are lots of ground covers suitable for the site: Ajuga reptans (Ajuga, Carpet Bugle), Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (Bearberry, Kinnikinnick), Sedum, creeping Thyme or creeping Rosemary, or Iberis sempervirens (Perennial Candytuft) are all good choices. Enjoy your garden!

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