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Ideas for rock gardens and alpine gardens, including plants and ground covers that are perfect for these type of gardens. Whether you are looking for a perfect plant for a rock wall, or have a full alpine garden, I hope you find ideas and inspiration for your garden! If you enjoy gardening & landscaping be sure to check out my other gardening boards for specific gardening topics!
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30 Rock Garden Ideas that helps you connect with nature

Landscaping with boulders | I've been looking for ideas to use bolders in landscaping and so far, this is the only one that comes close. In other places, the bolders stand alone or with a plant or two, or are just large rocks. - Gardening Daily

30 Rock Garden Ideas that helps you connect with nature

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18 Best Flowering Ground Cover Plants That Are Easy To Grow

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18 Best Flowering Ground Cover Plants That Are Easy To Grow

Sedum sarmentosum - Spreads rapidly, aggressively. Good for extremely poor soils and contained areas.

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TOP 10 Plants and Ground Cover for Your Paths and Walkways

Baby's Tears (Soleirolia Soleirolli) has a beautiful texture and sweet fragrance and grows in both shade and sun.

TOP 10 Plants and Ground Cover for Your Paths and Walkways

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Best Plants for Rock Gardens

Cover up that ugly slope or mound in your front or backyard with flowers that grow well in rocky soil! These low maintenance plants thrive in poor soil conditions and don't require a lot of drainage. Start planting your flower rock garden today!

Best Plants for Rock Gardens

Euonymus fortune:i Emerald Gaiety Wintercreeper Type: Perennials, Groundcovers Height: Short 12-15" (Plant 2' apart) Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Full Shade Zones: 5-8 Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy Deep green and white variegated foliage takes on rose red hues in late fall. Evergreen low-growing, spreading foliage of Emerald Gaiety will mound on itself or work its way up a foundation or tree base. Bluestone Perennials, Inc

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Creeping Thyme. Plant in full sun to partial shade. Blooms all summer long. Will tolerate all soil types, is drought tolerant, rabbit and deer resistant. This old-fashioned perennial has a year round display of color. In early summer the plants are covered with stunning pinkish-rose flowers that last until the first hard frost. The stunning foliage stays all through the winter months. A very hardy perennial that attracts butterflies and can be grown throughout the country. Zones 4 - 9.

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Thrift, a flowering, hardy, perennial plant that thrives in dry conditions. Great for rock gardens


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Convolvulus sabatius This sweet little plant develops a dense carpet of grey-green leaves, and only grows about 15-20cm high. It spreads extensively, is fast growing and has slender twining stems that are studded with periwinkle blue blooms. Drape over rockeries, pathways and retaining walls. It grows best in full sun or part shade and in well-drained soil. It will tolerate hot, exposed sites and coastal salt sprays.Graham's top groundcover plants

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Best Plants for Rock Gardens

Make your rock garden sparkle with a generous helping of soapwort. During Colonial times the sap of this pretty plant was once boiled to form a lathery soap that was used to launder clothes. Today, however, soapwort is prized for it’s fragrant pink flowers that will lure butterflies to your garden.

Best Plants for Rock Gardens

Blue Star Creeper is a fast growing sun to part shade ground cover-

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Pachysandra - shade loving ground cover, spreads like crazy, very tough to kill

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Creeping Thyme (Thymus Serpyllum 'Magic Carpet') hardy drought tolerant perennial, pink lemon-scented blooms all summer, 2-4 inches tall.

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Rock Cress - Plant Aubrieta 'Cascade Blue' Excellent evergreen ground cover, producing cushions of pretty purple-blue flowers. It can be planted along the edge of a bed or lawn, or in the rockery, but is also very effective in a hanging basket displaying a profusion of colour.

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Stone Retaining Wall

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