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20 Plants for garden pathways which can handle foot traffic

20 Plants for garden pathways which can handle foot traffic – Gardening Clan

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Looks like creeping phlox, but apparently is Trailing Rosemary? One pinner said: Trailing Rosemary produces beautiful blue foliage. It requires little water, and has a moderate growth rate. It has no allergens, but yet is very fragrant.

the tiny flowers growing between the walking stones is genius!

flowering ground cover, gardening, landscaping, flowers LOVE the idea of planting low-growing, flowering ground cover between flagstone pavers

I need a bigger garden or move to the woods now.

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Dichondra is the perfect ground cover for warm climates. It doesn't need to be mowed, is soft and squishy to play on, can be walked on, and fills awkward spaces. Dichondra looks something like dense c

Dichondra repens - Dichondra

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Front sidewalk idea... Great pop of color.

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Add curb appeal, brighten your entryway, and make your home more inviting with a beautiful front yard flower garden. Check out this collection of front yard flower garden ideas.

If you crave the open look of a lush lawn, low-growing groundcovers may be your best alternative.   Foot-traffic-friendly groundcovers that compete well with weeds and stay relatively short without mowing include mat-forming creeping thyme, grasslike blue sedge (Carex glauca), and mounding moss phlox (a good choice on hillsides where mowing is difficult).

Lawn-Less Yard Solutions

Foot-Traffic-Friendly Groundcovers Compete well w/weeds & Stay relatively short w/o Mowing include: Mat-forming Creeping Thyme, Grasslike Blue Sedge (Carex Glauca), & Mounding Moss Phlox (a good choice on hillsides where mowing is difficult).

Creative Ways To Edge Your Garden!

Creative Ways To Edge Your Garden.just as long as "creative" is not the new word for "tacky".

Laurentia Fluviatilis, aka Blue star creeper, is an adorable little plant that makes a low mat of round, green foliage and equally tiny light blue flowers in spring. Perfect for the rock garden or between stepping stones. Looks excellent around taller perennials and is useful planted over bulbs.

Laurentia Fluviatilis Photos

Love the thyme planted in between these pavers for low-maintenance beauty. I like the idea of low maintenance beauty but would like crushed granite between the flagstone.

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Sedums are decorative between paving stones, great fillers in containers and create colorful groundcovers in landscaping.

Sedums are decorative between paving stones, great fillers in containers and create colorful groundcovers in landscaping. Use along fence leading toward vegetable garden.

Isotoma fluviatilis - Fast growing ground cover good in in sun to part shade.  Tolerates being walked on.

Isotoma fluviatilis - Fast growing ground cover good in in sun to part shade. Tolerates being walked on. I think the flowers close up when stepped on and reopen after a few seconds. Great for around flagstone.

This is a less-is-more approach that I really like - with a gravel mulch you have an attractive background while the (undisturbed) plants have room to spread.  Helichotrichon, sedum, thyme, with pebbles, large and small rocks.  This is very well done.

Less-is-more landscape approach - with a gravel mulch you have an attractive background while the (undisturbed) plants have room to spread. Helichotrichon, sedum, thyme, with pebbles, large and small rocks. This is very well done.

Stepable plants for pathways, rock walls and other ground cover ideas.  These Stepables are amazing for your yard and landscape.

13 Amazing Stepable Plants

Stepable plants for pathways, rock walls and other ground cover ideas. These Stepables are amazing for your yard and landscape. This with some star pavers!

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DIY garden path with random-shaped flagstones and ground cover plants as filler- my side yard maybe