Ground covers, Perennials, Flowers
These perennials resemble astilbe, with slowly spreading clumps of finely divided leaves topped in summer by plumy, branched clusters of tiny white or cream flowers. Good in perennial borders or at edge of woodland against a dark background.Aruncus aethusifolius
From Korea. Deep green, finely divided leaves make a mound 1 ft. tall and wide. White flower plumes reach 16 in. high. Useful in rock garden, as edging, for small-scale ground cover
From Greece, Asia Minor. Grows 2 to 8 in. tall, blooming in early spring. Blooms a bit later than ...
From Europe. Grows 1 to 1 1/2 ft. high, 2 ft. wide, with elliptical, medium green, silver-spotted leav...
Low-growing shade lovers with quiet charm. In many kinds, foliage is attractively dappled with gray or...