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Ground cover instead of a grass lawn. Better for bees, environment - not the last one though!


Blog: Groundcovers You Can Step On. Tips on which groundcovers will take foot traffic and make a great alternative lawn. Shown here: Turkish Speedwell (Veronica liwanensis)

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No More Mowing: 10 Grass-Free Alternatives to a Traditional Lawn

Creeping Perennials - vinca, thyme, creeping Jenny. Plant mix of summer and spring bloomers so lots of colors throughout season

How to Choose Groundcovers and Plants to Use As Lawn Alternatives

Give your home true curb appeal by replacing street-side lawn with sweetly scented Roman chamomile. This perennial groundcover releases a wonderful fragrance when crushed underfoot — it’s perfect for curbside areas, paths and patios. Yellow button blooms punctuate the bright green leaves in late spring. Plants are hardy in Zones 7 to 10 and cover ground quickly, spreading more than 12 inches annually.