ground cover close to a lake shore - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by korussell
April 23, 2010
I need a suggestion for the correct plants to landscape along the bank of my lake house. I'm interested in ground cover or plants that will spread to cover an old seawall.


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Answer from NGA
April 23, 2010

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Ornamental grasses will add interest to the site. Creeping Phlox might make an attractive groundcover. It will slowly creep down the seawall. Juniperus conferta
also called shore juniper, is a dense, ground hugging conifer with aromatic gray green or blue green needlelike leaves about a half inch long. It looks fantasing hanging down a seawall. Hope these suggestions are helpful.

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