Ground Cover Plants – Top 20

These beautiful, spreading plants will quickly cover exposed or problem areas.

A photo of Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

Aubrieta 'Royal Velvet'

A photo of Ajuga 'Golden Beauty'

Ajuga 'Golden Beauty'

Ajuga reptans 'Golden Beauty'

A photo of Chinese Virginia Creeper

Chinese Virginia Creeper

Parthenocissus henryana

A photo of Chocolate Vine

Chocolate Vine

Akebia quinata

A photo of Clematis 'Lady Northcliffe' (EL)

Clematis 'Lady Northcliffe' (EL)

Clematis (Early Large-flowered Group) 'Lady Northcliffe'

A photo of Cotoneaster 'Repens'

Cotoneaster 'Repens'

Cotoneaster salicifolius 'Repens'

A photo of Creeping Juniper 'Golden Carpet'

Creeping Juniper 'Golden Carpet'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Golden Carpet'

A photo of Creeping Phlox

Creeping Phlox

Phlox subulata

A photo of Creeping-Rooted Barberry  'Rotundifolia'

Creeping-Rooted Barberry 'Rotundifolia'

Mahonia repens 'Rotundifolia'

A photo of Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'

Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'

Bergenia cordifolia 'Rotblum'

A photo of Heather 'Springwood White'

Heather 'Springwood White'

Erica carnea f. alba 'Springwood White'

A photo of Hebe 'Pagei'

Hebe 'Pagei'

Hebe pinguifolia 'Pagei'

A photo of Ivy 'Goldchild'

Ivy 'Goldchild'

Hedera helix 'Goldchild'

A photo of Lady's Mantle

Lady's Mantle

Alchemilla mollis

A photo of Large-Flowered Barrenwort

Large-Flowered Barrenwort

Epimedium grandiflorum

A photo of Meadow Rue

Meadow Rue

Thalictrum aquilegiifolium

A photo of Prostrate Speedwell

Prostrate Speedwell

Veronica prostrata

A photo of Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

Rosemary 'Jackman's Prostrate'

Salvia rosmarinus (Prostratus Group) 'Jackman's Prostrate'

A photo of Salal

Salal

Gaultheria shallon

A photo of St John's Wort 'Hidcote'

St John's Wort 'Hidcote'

Hypericum x hidcoteense 'Hidcote'