Discover and save creative ideas

    There are dozens of low ground covers and creeping perennials resilient enough to withstand being walked on. Notice how much (or little) the pathway you're thinking of planting is used and choose the right perennial for your pathway.

    Blue bellflowers (Campanula carpatica), great perennial ground cover. ~ GROUND COVER FOR ROCK GARDEN? ~

    Creeping Mother of Thyme Seeds - Low-maintenance Ground Cover (Fast Growing, Hardy Perennial with a Beautiful Color and a Wonderful Lemony Fragrance)

    shaded garden pathway with hostas and a low ground-cover

    Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage.

    20 plants that can handle foot traffic

    perennial garden ideas | New Wonderful Photos: Perennial Garden Ideas

    Flower bed of only perennials. Comes back every year with fairly light maintenance.

    Tough-as-Nails Perennial Garden Plan

    Incredible garden!

    red creeping

    Undulating grasses, perfect for a curved path.

    Peaceful Garden Pathway

    Small Pea Size Gravel Used on Garden Pathway -

    landscape backyard ideas

    groundcover: creeping jenny, love, love, love creeping jenny - spreads fast, disease resistant, low maintenance, chokes out weeds, and the amazing color contrast with other plants is amazing!

    Plants for Pathways These durable creeping perennials discourage weeds and soften the look of a walkway

    Gardening ideas for a "hell strip" -- just past the driveway? next to the shed? Keeps getting over-run with long crab grass... Cover it with weedblocker/ pebbles/ decorative rocks & add a few tough-to-kill perennials.

    Mazus reptans is a low growing groundcover that can take foot traffic. Plant it among flagstone walkways. Treasured for its 3" height and ability to creep among most perennials.

    Stepping stones, ground cover, garden path