Pink Echeveria Afterglow dots the carpet of gray-blue Dymondia margaretae, repeating the hues of the larger sculptural accent plants: bronze-tinged Sundowner phormium is striking beside an icy blue Agave attenuata Nova.
Low growing grasses, shade tolerant Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold', European Ginger, Painted fern and Hosta 'June' from article on 10 great groundcovers to rely upon from A Way to Garden. Grass for front bed.
love the bumpiness of Korean Velvet Grass (Zoysia tenuifolia) - makes a no-mow groundcover to replace the lawn in zones Emeral variety tolerates shade a bit more. Zoysia grass its a lesser water consuming lawn.
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Japanese Forestgrass This type of grass is rather low-growing species with wide leaves and shady corners. Japanese Forestgrass can grow up to 4 to 6 feet wide. Hardy to zones 5 to this plant is not native to North America.