More to explore:
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.
Amazing Log Pathway
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Daylilies and hostas! two hard to kill or in other words, easy to grow plants that make this bed look marvelous! And both plants multiply, too!
Miniature Fairy Garden real sedum plants in clay: 3.50
Tips on growing peonies
styled ground cover
rock garden designs perennials
How To Plant Annual Flowers So You'll Have Fuller Flowers... the proper way to treat the roots of annuals (and perennials and trees and shrubs) so when you plant you get the best growth.
Stone Pathways Mosaic Garden Design