Ground cover

Choosing the right ground cover is essential to the style and feel of your garden. With these options, you’ll be bringing on much more than the usual grass lawns!

Erica carnea, the winter heather

Spreading out to form wonderful carpets of color at the heart of winter, Erica carnea can beat bad weather to the point of sprouting through a blanket of snow. A choreography of white, pink and purple bells swells up from beneath the monotonous white winter mantle. Is this not proof that this small, hardy shrub […]
Erica carnea - winter heath

Colchicum, a flower to rediscover

Colchicum, or autumn crocus, is a very cute little bulb flower that blooms from the beginning of fall up to the first frost spells.
Colchicum

Bacopa, silver rain!

Bacopa is a very cute perennial plant that has the advantage of growing and blooming very well in the shade.
Bacopa

Hosta, a plant for shade

Hosta is a perennial plant that displays cute discrete flowers from spring up to the end of summer, but its foliage is what makes it noteworthy.
Hosta leaves, green with white rims, in the shade

Ground cover plants, no more mowing!

If mowing the lawn has become an unbearable chore, or if you hope to add greenery to your shade-covered spots, opt for ground cover plants. They’re just as beautiful as grass and only require minimal care, much less than other types of lawn grass. Here are just six from the hundreds that can be purchased […]
Plants to replace grass with

Corn salad, how to grow corn salad

Corn salad is an easy type of salad green that is easy to grow, requires little space and is open to all, even if all you’ve got is a balcony or terrace.
A few leaves of corn salad in the growing bed.

To reduce lawn care…

After summer dry spells, your lawn begs care and attention. What if you tried eco-friendly lawn renovation this spring?
A lawn with zero maintenance
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