Category Archives: Ground Cover
Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic
This native ground cover spreads to carpet the floor of mixed deciduous forests from Canada to Florida. Its showy white flowers emerge from two- leaved plants in early spring, but can be hidden by the umbrella-like leaves. Its edible fruit, the mayapple, can be used for preserves and jellies. Continue reading
Homeowners might wish to introduce these three attractive and reliable groundcovers in the shady sections of their own yards.
✼ Marginal Wood Fern (Dryopteris marginalis)
✼ Foamflower (Tiarella cordifolia)
✼ Allegheny Spurge (Pachysandra procumbens) Continue reading