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  • n. Plural form of groundcover.

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Examples

  • The groundcovers are my most recent fetish, but after our first “big” snow of 2″ yesterday, I remember why I like the taller guys so much–they add so much character to the winter garden speaking of which, the garden looks SOOO much better this year than last now that I added shrubs.

    Succulents-The Sedums « Fairegarden

  • Landscape your yard with a few accent plants and use short hedges, low-growing perennials and groundcovers to complete the design.

    Boost safety: Security plantings protect homes

  • CATHEDRAL WOODS WALK, birder Sheila Cochran discusses birds and other wildlife and groundcovers, shrubs and trees; binoculars welcome, meet at the George Washington statue on Pilgrim Road. 8: 30 a.m.,

    D.C. community calendar, May 6 to 13, 2010

  • Some are tiny groundcovers, others have stems up to three feet high.

    Mad About Blue in the Garden

  • In case you're considering taking out all or part of your thirsty, self-absorbed lawn and replacing it with native or drought tolerant plants that can stand some foot traffic and ask for little in return, there's a chapter dedicated to alternative groundcovers as well.

    Annie Spiegelman: The Organic Lawn Care Manual

  • Or, get rid of that whiny lawn and plant groundcovers now or plant an "eco-lawn" from www. wildflowerfarm.com.

    Annie Spiegelman: Time to Get Dirty: Autumn Chores in the Garden

  • Adding evergreen shrubs and no care groundcovers among the perennials and bulbs can certainly help with that.

    Justification « Fairegarden

  • Self seeding annuals and well mannered groundcovers round out the list.

    Justification « Fairegarden

  • CATHEDRAL WOODS WALK, birder Sheila Cochran discusses the groundcovers, shrubs and trees that attract birds and other wildlife; take binoculars and waterproof shoes, meet at the George Washington statue on Pilgrim Road. 8: 30 a.m.,

    D.C. community calendar, Sept. 16-23, 2010

  • There are plenty of other groundcovers here that could be tried.

    Twiggy « Fairegarden

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